Rally the Irish

The 10,000-strong crowd at the Notre Dame pep rally in the O2 last night greeted Taoiseach Enda Kenny with wild applause as well as a standing ovation

AMERICA BROUGHT their concept of the pep rally to Ireland this week and given that our only pre-match ritual is Up for the Match on the telly, we were ready to embrace it.

An estimated 35,000 Americans are in Ireland for today’s Emerald Isle American Football Classic between college teams Navy and Notre Dame at the Aviva stadium. Yesterday they held their pep rallies to raise the spirits of their followers and “get the fans pumped”.

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 by Daily Domer Staff

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