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Sunday 24 September 2017

This charming fan watches as Ireland hit by draw agony

Injured captain Robbie Keane brought his cousin, 'This Charming Man' singer Morrissey, along to the Aviva Stadium to cheer on Ireland.

And his presence appeared to be acting as a lucky charm as the Boys in Green turned around a 1-0 deficit to lead 2-1 going into the dying seconds.

But it ended in a disappointing draw as Austria equalised with almost the last kick of the game.

The result is a major blow to Ireland's hopes of qualifying for next year's World Cup finals in Brazil.

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