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Monday 21 October 2019

Video: This tribute to Paul O'Connell is certain to give you goose bumps

Munster captain Paul O'Connell and team-mate Ronan O'Gara lift the Heineken Cup in 2008
Munster captain Paul O'Connell and team-mate Ronan O'Gara lift the Heineken Cup in 2008

Paul O'Connell is probably the most popular sports figure in the country right now.

The giant Limerick man swept the boards at the IRUPA Awards last night and after leading Ireland to back-to-back Six Nations title, the 36-year-old has become a sort of cult hero.

Tribute videos for sport stars are not unusual but this one is particularly impressive. Enjoy below:

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