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Leicester's Crazy Gang and Castrogiovanni's Vegas antics - It's our Comments of the Week

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Leicester City v Southampton - Barclays Premier League - King Power Stadium Leicester City's players are closing in on the Premier League title. Source: PA Wire/Press Association Images

AHEAD OF A potentially momentous weekend for Leicester City, you’d have to be delighted for the hardcore, long-suffering fans of the Foxes like Gerry with a J.

As a lifelong Leicester fan, all the way back to when we were known as the crazy gang, managed by Kevin Keegan, playing at the old Highbury, all I can say is, I’m delighted my patience has finally paid off.

And there’s a lot of love going around for Claudio Ranieri with Paul among those raving about the Italian.

I thoughts Martin O’Neill was a fabulous manager at Leicester but this guy takes the biscuit and everything else – class act

Dan had sympathy for Anthony Foley’s predicament after a difficult week for the Munster coach.

‘No, I’m fine’ . . . . the three words every man dreads.

Anthony Foley It's been a tough time for Munster Head Coach Anthony Foley. Source: Ryan Byrne/INPHO

Having seen one Tommy Walsh retire, the departure of another was too much for Flex.

First he quits hurling with Kilkenny and now this. Jaysus!

Luke McGahren knew who to blame after a Swedish top-flight match was abandoned on Wednesday night..

Dougal I told you to watch the corner flags!

One of Irish soccer’s cult heroes was in Dublin this week and Mark Ryan was singing his praises.

Show me one time a team of Gary breens has been beaten and il believe you………..

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Gary Breen DIGITAL Irish soccer player Gary Breen celebrates netting against Saudi Arabia at the 2002 World Cup. Source: INPHO

Game of Thrones actor Hafthor Bjornsson is a regular competitor in the World’s Strongest Man tournament but Jim Bird is not going to start following his diet plan.

I’ll stick to the sneaky snack box

A lot of people were entertained by Martin Castrogiovanni’s antics last weekend and James Kelleher summed up the mood.

Best. Headline. Ever

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Marty Grenham gave a long-running gag another spin before New York and Roscommon meet in Sunday’s Connacht opener. 

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