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Watch: Extraordinary New Footage Shows Irish Bench Erupting After James McClean Goal

On Monday night, Ireland pulled off an incredible result in Cardiff after a James McClean strike sent them into the playoffs with a 1-0 victory against Wales.

Prior to the game, few gave the Irish much of a chance of picking up three points in the must-win clash. However, once again, Martin O’Neill’s side proved so many wrong with an incredible performance that highlighted how the Irish team’s spirit and determination is unlike any other.

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Ever since their heroic outing on Monday evening, Irish fans have been watching James McClean’s finish on repeat.  However, the ‘Green Army’ now have new footage to drink in with the FAI releasing an incredible new angle of McClean’s match-winner.

Filmed from just past the halfway line, the footage shows the Irish team, fans and bench erupting into wild celebrations as McClean rattled the ball into the Welsh net.

Check out the incredible clip in full below…

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