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Adams extends condolences on the death of Jimmy Magee

20 September, 2017 - by Gerry Adams

Sinn Féin President Gerry Adams TD has expressed his sadness on the death of Jimmy Magee and extended his condolences to the family and friends of the sports broadcaster.

Teachta Adams said:

“It was with sadness that I heard the news of Jimmy Magee’s passing this morning.

“We associated his voice with so many memorable moments in both Irish and international sports.

“Jimmy Magee was a person of immense talent with a fabled and unmatched knowledge of nearly every sport.

 “Many Irish people feel they knew him personally because he illuminated some of the most thrilling moments in our sporting history.

“He will be sadly missed.

“Ar dheis dé go raibh a anam dílis.”

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