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Eamon Keegan meets Croatia’s ministry of culture at the European Championships

AT the European Championships, Ireland fan Eamon Keegan explain how he came to be in this photo:

“We were all in Poznan, with all the Irish fans at the game and these two Croatian girls walked through and everyone started singing ‘Get your t*ts out for the lads’ and they actually did. We all started jumping into pictures with them and next thing, I don’t know… I had a few beers on the day but it was all a bit of craic, I didn’t think they’d end up on the internet!”

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Posted: 13th, June 2012 | In: Sports | Comments (2)


England fans unfurl racist banner at European Championships? – photo

GET a load of this banned unfurled by England fans. The lads of ‘Godfordshire’ are taking on France. No, it’s not the European Champions of football – it’s the rugby World Cup. It’s not those unenlightened Slavs you’ve been reading about in the tabloids. It’s those awesome English gals.

Garlic is not a perfume – but prejudice can stink… (More.)

Posted: 12th, June 2012 | In: Sports | Comments (6)


Jingoism of the day at the European Championships: The Sun wants Steve Gerrard sacked

JINGOISM of the day at the European Championships: Sorry to have missed this gem in the Sun. Alert! Alert! Steve Howard reports:

The journalist asked Roy Hodgson and Steven Gerrard how it was possible for England to still call themselves a serious footballing nation when they have not won a major tournament since 1966. England skipper Gerrard then followed the historic example of the English archers at Agincourt who flicked a communal V-sign at their French counterparts on that famous day in 1415.

This was to show they still had the use of their bow-drawing index fingers — fingers the French normally cut off when they took prisoners.

Yeah.

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Posted: 12th, June 2012 | In: Sports | Comment


Glen Johnson forgets the pre-match photo – European Championships gif of the day

WHY did the official England pre-match photograph not feature Liverpool’s Glen Johnson? Our European Championships gif of the day explains all – he got carried away skipping:

Posted: 12th, June 2012 | In: Sports | Comment