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Le­in­ster G.A.A. (@gaale­in­ster): ‘Le­in­ster Coun­cil GAA would like to ex­tend our con­do­lences to the fam­ily of our for­mer Chair­man Shea­mus Howlin (2008-2011). A proud @StMartin­sGAA and @ Of­fi­cialWexGAA man. Ar dheis de go raibh anam.’

Wex­ford G.A.A. (@Of­fi­cialWexGAA): ‘Wex­ford GAA com­mu­nity ex­tends its sin­cere sym­pa­thy to the Howlin Fam­ily on the sad pass­ing of Shea­mus, for­mer Chair of Wex­ford and @ gaale­in­ster To all who knew him a gen­tle­man and some­one who pro­moted all that is good in GAA, Play­ers, ad­min­is­tra­tion val­ued his ad­vice RIP Shea­mus’

St. Martin’s G.A.A. (@StMartin­sGAA): ‘The Club ex­tends its deep­est sym­pa­thies to Vera and the en­tire Howlin fam­ily on the pass­ing to­day of Shea­mus, a true hero of the club, the county and be­yond. His wis­dom, ad­vice and good cheer will be a huge loss, ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam dílis.’

Colm Cooper (@colm­cooper13): ‘Very sad news. A great GAA man but most of all an ab­so­lute gen­tle­man.’

Ed­die Bren­nan (@Nedz­erB13): ‘A true gen­tle­man of the gaa RIP’

Buf­fers Al­ley G.A.A. (@buffer­sal­ley): ‘Good to see one of our own play­ing in the Div 1 Se­nior Hurl­ing Fi­nal with @uc­c_­gaa last night. Don­ning the fa­mous ‘skull & cross­bones’ was Ross Dono­hoe but on the night UCC came up short on a score­line of DCU 0.17 UCC 0.13.’

Black­wa­ter G.A.A. (@Black­wa­terGAA): ‘Well done to Dar­ren Byrne and the @DCUGAAA­cademy @DCUHURLINGCLUB team last night.’

Diar­muid Lyng (@di­ar­muid­lyng): ‘Does @Unesco le­git­imise hurl­ing or does hurl­ing le­git­imise Unesco’

Wil­lie Cleary (@wcleary7): ‘Storm Diana didn’t stop the En­nis­cor­thy CBS Ju­ve­niles from an early morn­ing start to­day. Great to see big num­bers turn­ing up be­fore school for an hours hurl­ing and great ef­fort put in. @Of­fi­cialWexGAA #hurl­ing #wex­ford’

Rochdale F.C. (@of­fi­cial­ly­dale): ‘@RyanDe­laney_96 has been named in @TheLeaguePaper’s League One Team of the Day #RAFC’

Brian Moore (@pike­man­mma): ‘It was all go­ing to plan un­til my hands gave in. Broke my right in the first. Left in the sec­ond. But I just wanted to get on to say thank you all for the sup­port. It meant the world @Bel­la­torMMA’

Peter Car­roll (@PetesyCar­roll): ‘Tough one for Brian Moore last night. Has shown on two oc­ca­sions, against McKee and La­hat, how well he can fight against Bel­la­tor’s feath­er­weight top ta­ble. Will be in­ter­est­ing to see what’s next as he re­vealed be­fore the fight that it was the last bout on his cur­rent con­tract’

The late Shea­mus Howlin who passed away on Satur­day af­ter an ill­ness borne with brav­ery and for­ti­tude.

Ross Dono­hoe of Buf­fers Al­ley in that fa­mous U.C.C. jersey.

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