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10 of the most memorable Irish fans abroad

Featuring Eamon Keegan, Darren Clarke and more (in)famous moments.

YOU’VE PROBABLY ALREADY seen the hilarious video of the Irish lads being gas at a recent baseball game.

And of course, it’s far from the only time Irish supporters have made a lasting impression on foreign shores, as this list illustrates…

1. The Tour de France fan responsible for this…

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2. These Father Ted fans having the craic at Euro 2012

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3. Richie Whelan and Paul McEvoy, aka the Irish lads who snuck into the Super Bowl

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4. The Irish fan who somehow ended up in the Estonian team’s dugout for the sides’ Euro 2012 playoff

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Source: RTÉ - IRELAND’S NATIONAL PUBLIC SERVICE MEDIA/YouTube

5. Shane O’Donnell’s brother, who watched him score him score a hat-trick in the All-Ireland final, from a bar in Israel

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Pic: Fergal Brennan

6. This Kilkenny fan, who watched the 2014 All-Ireland final from Canada

Source: Louise Dowd/YouTube

7. Eamon Keegan, who made friends with some Croatian fans at Euro 2012

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8. Darren Clarke at Mayweather-Pacquiao

9. Robbie ‘unidentified fan’ Keane pictured with David Beckham and Russell Brand

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10. And of course, THAT sign

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Image: INPHO/James Crombie

What are your favourite memories of Irish fans abroad? Let us know in the comments section below.

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