O’Neills unveil 1916 Commemoration Jersey

Yesterday Irish sportswear manufacturer O’Neills announced they were unveiling an iconic 1916 Commemoration Jersey.

Retailing at €55 for adults and €43 for children the description of the jersey on the O’Neills website starts with a line from William Butler Yeats’s poem ‘Easter, 1916’ – ‘All changed, changed utterly: A terrible beauty is born.’

The jersey sparked massive online interest with many tweeting their interest in purchasing one of the tops from not just here in Ireland but also abroad.

The design which features a harp emblem on the front and a reproduction of the 1916 Proclamation on the back and is green in colour.

For more information on the jersey check out O’Neills official website here.

This is a must have for those who have a passion for the GAA or Irish history.

About Rachel Lynch

Rachel Lynch
Journalist with InTallaght.

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