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Shot of the Day: Gloomy Ireland

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It was a tough ask for Ireland to get through their UEFA Euro 2012 group stage, what with defending Euro and World Cup champion Spain in Group C, plus strong squads from Italy and Croatia. But that didn't make it any less disappointing for Irish fans like this one to see their team lose 4-0 to the Spanish on Thursday, eliminating their chance to move on. Gloomy day for Ireland, indeed.