Shane Lowry speaks to Ireland squad ahead of Euro qualifier

Justin Kelly

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Recently crowned Open champion Shane Lowry met the Irish soccer squad at their team hotel in Dublin this week.

The meeting comes just days ahead of Ireland's crucial Euro 2020 qualifier with Switzerland on Thursday.

The Offaly man showed the squad the Claret Jug and was introduced to captain Seamus Coleman, manager Mick McCarthy and assistant manager Robbie Keane. 

Defender Shane Duffy even took to Twitter to express his delight at meeting the Major winner.