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Your obscure Irish jersey at the African Cup of Nations is here

There’s niche and there’s niche.

screenshot.1421996974.31637 This guy LOVES his cycling. Source: Darren Egan/Twitter

IF YOU WERE watching yesterday’s African Cup of Nations game between Zambia and Tunisia rest assured, you did not imagine a guy in an An Post Rás t-shirt celebrating Zambia’s goal.

Just what an annual, week long, cycling race around Ireland has to do with a continental football tournament we’re not sure but it might just be our favourite example of out-of-place-Irish-sporting-apparel-yet.

That is unless someone manages to get one of these bad boys into the Super Bowl:

Source: Billy Stickland/INPHO


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