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Video - The emotional reaction of Jon Walters said it all

Walters opened the scoring with a first half penalty
Walters opened the scoring with a first half penalty

Jonathan Walters was overcome with emotion as he summed up Ireland's Euro 2016 qualification on a night when his two goals won play-off against Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Walters was the Irish hero on a never-to-be-forgotten night at the Aviva Stadium, as he tried to sum up his thoughts to RTE:

Walters toasted his night with a rare selfie on his Twitter page, with President Michael D Higgins on hand to join in the fun:

This was the moment Ireland qualified for Euro 2016 to send the nation into raptures: