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VIDEO: Behind the scenes on the night GAA turned 'tiki taka' in Seville

The lads from Eire Óg Seville brought their cameras out for their big La Liga night on Monday.

YouTube Credit: Seville GAA

IF YOU HAVEN’T already heard, “tika taka” took a backseat in Seville on Monday night as the GAA was showcased at half-time in a La Liga match.

Fortunately Eire Óg Seville, one of 14 Gaelic football teams currently active in Spain, took their cameras behind the scenes and filmed the short exhibition  at the Estadio Sanchez Pizjuan to preserve it for posterity.

There were more than 25,000 fans there to see Sevilla beat Granada 3-0, so who knows — maybe the Xabi Alonsos of the future will be inspired to pay a visit and actually win that fabled Féile medal…

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