Tributes pour in following death of former Munster media manager Pat Geraghty
Former Munster Rugby media manager Pat Geraghty has passed away following an illness.
Geraghty was the the province's press officer between 2000 and 2013. The Kildare native's time with Munster coincided with the team's most successful period in its history, with Declan Kidney leading them to Heineken Cup final wins in 2006 and 2008.
Many people are now paying tribute to Geraghty, who was in his 60s, on social media.
We fought, we laughed, we fought, we laughed. Pat was some character and will be sadly missed by all of us in the media. RIP Mr Geraghty https://t.co/SJrPwLZuvz— Donn O Sullivan (@DonnOSullivan) September 19, 2017
So sad to hear the passing of Pat Geraghty. Such a wonderful person, the quintessential Irishman. One of the great characters @Munsterrugby— Laurie Fisher (@LordLaurie58) September 19, 2017
Really sad news about @patgeraghty54 who passsed today. Munster had legends on and off the field and he was a legend off it ! RIP Pat— Frankie Sheahan (@FrankieSheahan) September 19, 2017
Ah no, just heard about Pat Geraghty.— Justin Deegan (@JustinDeeganEsq) September 19, 2017