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13 small moments in sport that made us happy

The little victories that made us smile.

Ladies and gentlemen, the greatest goal ever scored

Source: RebellionFC/YouTube

It’s even better with audio.

Charlie O’Leary getting tickled by then-Ireland manager Mick McCarthy

Irish soccer team sharing a joke 1996 Source: Billy Stickland/INPHO

This young hurler getting bored in goal… so he does a little dance

Source: David Brick/YouTube

Young Ronan Brick will be doing this for Kerry in the future.

This Marty Morrissey Halloween costume

marty-5-281x500 Source: Andrina Coll

Simon Zebo’s weight room moves


Little Maggie O’Dwyer leading the Giro into Malahide recently

giro-5-630x315 Source: Tony Kavanagh

This brilliant wedding toast by a Man Utd fan

Source: afmember/YouTube

This mascot falling down steps in roller skates


This piece of sportsmanship

sciath-na-scol Source: Paraic English

Riain Ó Cathail (black jersey) was quick to console Ciarán O’Connell after Ó Cathail’s school, Gaelscol Mhainistir Na Corann in Midleton, scored a goal against Coachford NS.

Trevor Welsh giving Jose Mourinho some custard creams


This Irish soccer fan dancing around Poznan

Donie Kelly Source: James Crombie/INPHO

Shane O’Donnell’s brother watching from Israel as the Clare forward bags a hat-trick in the All-Ireland final replay

shane-odonnell-brother Source: Pic: Fergal Brennan

Alex Ferguson nearly losing his life when Mike Phelan bursts a balloon


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