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Friday 20 July 2018

Fashion and football collide as FAI and John Giles join forces to stage charity fashion show

Senior analyst John Giles. Photo: Sportsfile
Senior analyst John Giles. Photo: Sportsfile Newsdesk Newsdesk

A NIGHT of fun, fashion and football is promised at Thursday's 'Freedom of Dublin' fashion show, as the worlds of fashion and football collide.

The Football Association of Ireland and John Giles Foundation ‘Freedom of Dublin’ Fashion Show takes place on  Thursday (April 7th) at CityWest in Dublin.

The eventwhich will raise money for the JGF and for the Capuchin Day Centre, which is run to help the homeless.

The John Giles Foundation helps to foster positive change within communities by using football as a way to promote health and encourage lifelong participation and learning.

The event will feature an array of stars of the game, including Jason McAteer, Ray Houghton and John Giles himself, as well as Assets models.

The show is named in honour of former Republic of Ireland manager and player John Giles and Brother Kevin Crowley from Capuchin Day Centre, who both received the Freedom of Dublin in 2015, the fashion show promises to be one of the year's premier events.

It will be hosted by Nicky Byrne formerly of Westlife and now star of 2fm.

Tickets are on sale now through via this link.

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