BBC Sport - Rugby pair salute Irish football teams

Rugby pair salute Irish football teams

Ireland hooker Rory Best and coach Joe Schmidt praise the island's two football sides after an amazing night of Euro 2016 qualifiers.

The pair were speaking ahead of Sunday's Rugby World Cup clash against France.

Ulster forward Best said Northern Ireland's qualification for the finals after a victory over Greece was "inspirational".

Schmidt hailed the achievement of the Republic of Ireland following their shock win over world champions Germany.

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