Tributes for Anthony Foley
Tributes are pouring in from all four corners of the globe following the sudden passing of Anthony Foley at the age of 42.
Every newspaper in the country had a photo of the Munster legend on their front page
This morning's papers. A fitting tribute to a great man. RIP Axel pic.twitter.com/ZhqrJ5YsAj— Cork's RedFM Sport (@BigRedBench) October 17, 2016
Welcome to Monday. Here is today's front page. Stay with Independent.ie for all the latest in news and sport. pic.twitter.com/yLPuRyVuA2— Independent.ie (@Independent_ie) October 17, 2016
Sad news for sports fans as Munster and Ireland legend Anthony Foley passes away aged just 42. pic.twitter.com/ETf54OYRME— The Irish Daily Mail (@irishdailymail) October 17, 2016
Former players and friends also paid tribute on social media.
Alone on the couch with Jess.Heartbroken.We have lost an incredible man. Too sad to tweet further.. sleep well Axel. We love you..xxx— Ronan O Gara (@RonanOGara10) October 16, 2016
Feeling numb and alone with only thoughts of this remarkable man.My protector on the field,I will miss you forever Axel.— Peter Stringer (@stringer9) October 16, 2016
Can't quite believe it. So incredibly sad. My thoughts are with Olive, his boys & and his extended family. https://t.co/rslxzyC85T— Brian O'Driscoll (@BrianODriscoll) October 16, 2016
We're absolutely devastated to hear of the passing of Anthony Foley. Our thoughts&prayers are with his wife Olive,his children& his family— Shannon RFC (@shannonrfc) October 16, 2016
Incredibly moved by the tribute paid to Axel in Paris. Testament to all he achieved and how much he meant to fans pic.twitter.com/PaUAUdyYDJ— Munster Rugby (@Munsterrugby) October 16, 2016
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