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Flying the flag: 12 Irish banners we hope to see in Poland this summer

Nothing says game-time like defacing your national flag by scrawling the name of your local pub onto it.

NOTHING SAYS A major championship is here more than defacing your national flag by scrawling the name of your local pub onto it.

Davy Keogh has made his name by tying his banner to hundreds of stadiums through the years. Fans have paid tribute to their favourite boys in green. Bank and credit union managers have been thanked for the financial banking that supported trips to Germany, Italy and Korea.

Here’s a few of our favourites from down through the years. If you’re preparing your flag or banner for Poland, send us a picture.

Flying the flag: 12 Irish banners we hope to see in Poland this summer
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  • Oh captian, my captain

  • Instructions for Damien from the terrace

  • Some of the banners at Italia '90

  • Trap's army

  • Was it 24 years ago?

  • Davy Keogh always says hello, in fairness to him

  • Legends all...

  • 'Dedication'

  • A recent addition in ode to Dicky

  • They don;t get out often...

  • ... a rugby one admittedly

  • A message for those at home

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