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'UFC coming to Ireland on the same day the Ice Age ended?' It’s the week in comments

Check out the funniest remarks left by readers over the past seven days.

Dougal checks the diary.
Dougal checks the diary.
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Gary Gleeson warns Brian O’Driscoll about the dangers of wearing new footwear for a big game:

New boots the day before a match? That’s a recipe for blisters…

Galway have handed Alan Mullholland their backing but David Kelly thinks he knows of the perfect replacement if he does depart in the near future: 

Moysie will be free next month… Give him a shout.

We brought you the World Cup jerseys for all 32 nations at the finals and Eamonn Coughlan  knows who he’ll be backing… not necessarily for football reasons: 

We should all buy a Russian jersey, just in case like.

On Oscars week, Oliver checks out the fashions stakes to the FAI Awards: 

Who was Robbie wearing?

David Staed is worried for the players competing at the World Cup in eight years away as FIFA authorise wearing of veils and turbans during matches: 

I hope they allow all headgear because the players in Qatar in 2022 will have to wear sombreros to keep the sun off them.

Vitali Klitschko and Kenny Egan met in Dublin this week but Niall doubts the former heavyweight champions turned political leader has any idea who the ex-Olympic boxer, who is now running for Fine Gael: 

Haha brilliant. He hasn’t a clue who Ken Kenny Kenneth is :)

With news that the UFC is coming back to Ireland, Steve Duff rolls out a classic Fr Ted quote: 

July the 19th… Isn’t that the day the ice age ended.

Nike and Adidas both released new revolutionary foot boots this week but Aidan Baird is a fan of the old reliables:

Pair of copa mundials is all one needs.

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