They’re regarded as being among the best football supporters in the world and were featured in a promotional campaign about Ireland’s loyal Green Army of fans. But with some missing out on tickets for the qualifier with Scotland, and the FAI coming under fire, a new protest video has emerged.
Up to 10,000 Irish supporters applied for tickets to the game in Glasgow. Many ended up buying tickets from the Scottish FA website but with many seasoned away fans missing out on the FAI’s allocation, the association has been heavily criticised for its handling of the situation with calls for an overhaul of its ticketing system.
Video: Come On You Boys In Green