Friday 23 March 2018

Watch: Fans set off flare sending Green Army into a frenzy ahead of crunch clash

The Green Army is ready for war ahead of our crunch clash with Belgium tomorrow.

Over 1,000 supporters crowded onto the streets of Bordeaux tonight and our exclusive video shows the moment a fan set a flare off sending the passionate supporters into a frenzy.

Over 30,000 Irish men and women have travelled to the French city for the game with the vast majority unable to secure tickets.

But this hasn't stopped supporters staging a huge party outside The Connemara Bar on Cours Albert.

Earlier confused locals were treated to a medley of rousing tunes before fans clapped in unison.

Online Editors

Today's news headlines, directly to your inbox every morning.

Editors Choice

Also in World News