Taoiseach pays tribute to returning Irish rugby team

The Taoiseach says Ireland's exit from the Rugby World Cup should not overshadow the great careers of players who have donned the green jersey.

Eddie O'Sullivan's team return home today after losing 30-15 to Argentina yesterday.

Asked about the matter in Dublin today, Bertie Ahern said the disappointing World Cup campaign should not overshadow the success of the team in recent years.

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