IRISH RUGBY CAPTAIN WANTS PACKIE BONNER TO WATCH OVER HIM!

IRISH RUGBY CAPTAIN WANTS PACKIE BONNER TO WATCH OVER HIM!

first_imgIrish Rugby captain Paul O’Connell is not happy at the choice of photograph decorating his hotel bedroom at the team base at St George’s Park.The Irish side are based at the training base which was custom-built for the English FA ahead of their next group game with Romania. As you’d expect there is plenty of footballing memorabilia at the FA HQ – but O’Connell is unhappy at one photograph looking over him as he sleeps.It’s an action shot of Peter Shilton in action for England against Argentina in the World Cup in Mexico in 1986.The game is best remembered for Maradonna’s ‘Hand of God’ moment which resulted in England’s exit from the competition.O’Connell would much rather a photograph of Donegal’s goalkeeping legend Packie Bonner. O’Connell put the photograph on his Instagram and said, “Peter Shilton watching over me tonight. I’d rather Packie Bonner. 🙂 IRISH RUGBY CAPTAIN WANTS PACKIE BONNER TO WATCH OVER HIM! was last modified: September 21st, 2015 by Mark ForkerShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:newsSportlast_img


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