Irish rugby stars say emotional farewell to Anthony Foley

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Rugby coach Anthony Foley, who died suddenly, was laid to rest today at a funeral service in his hometown.

As a mark of respect to Foley, Munster said the number eight jersey will be retired for the Glasgow game.

Anthony Foley

Anthony Foley

Foley made the position his own during a long and successful Munster career highlighted by him captaining them to European Cup final glory in 2006.