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Video: Ireland fans chant for the French police under Bordeaux bridge

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Ireland fans and French police in Bordeaux (Image via Youtube/Phil Hilditch)
Ireland fans and French police in Bordeaux (Image via Youtube/Phil Hilditch)

Both Ireland fans and French authorities were in good spirits last night, as fans chanted 'Stand up for the French Police' while crowding under a bridge in Bordeaux to avoid the rain.

The rain in Bordeaux is having absolutely no dampening effect on Ireland fans ahead of this afternoon's crunch clash against Belgium.

Earlier, Sunday World footage from the French city showed fans having an excellent time in a rain-soaked Bordeaux:

Now, further video evidence published on L'Equipe shows Irish supporters cementing their reputation as the best in Europe.

Ireland fans, huddling under a bridge in Bordeaux, salute the French authorities with a slightly-altered classic Irish chant.

The French police, for their part, respond in kind to the Fans in Green: