Thursday 19 January 2017

Still embarrassed over FAI's actions

Published 23/06/2010 | 05:00

I CRINGE with embarrassment for my country when I settle down to watch the poor standard of football at the World Cup. Our team would have fitted right in.

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But my blushes really erupt when I recall the childish pleadings to FIFA by John Delaney and the FAI that our lads be allowed play because Henry handled the ball.

To see the smirk on the face of Sepp Blatter when he revealed this to the world's press was a shock to the system. The stupid Irish.

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