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Eric Foley 'lends a hand' to celebrate Gary O'Neill's return

O’Neill scored a beauty in Tuesday’s friendly win against Glebe North.
Jan 24th 2014, 5:40 PM 4,774 3

GARY O’NEILL MARKED his return to football in style on Tuesday night, scoring this dipping volley in a 5-1 win against Glebe North.

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The 30-yarder was O’Neill’s first for Drogheda United since his diagnosis with testicular cancer last September. Following successful surgery, he was cleared to play again and signed a new player-coach contract with Drogs.

“It was pure class,” manager Robbie Horgan said, “and what a way to mark his return to the game.”

It was a special moment and his team-mates made sure to mark it with a suitable celebration. Check out Eric Foley’s wandering hands…

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