"It was raining soup and we had forks!" (@peter_slouch)
-- Dublin full-back, Peter Kelly's utensil-aided description of last Saturday's Portlaoise slaughter.
"Portugal 24 shots tonight, Ronaldo took 12 of them....that's like @bernardbrogan shooting stats!! #pullthetrigger" (@mossyquinn)
-- Mossy Quinn back on June 17 after Portugal's 2-1 victory over Holland comparing the great man to ... .Cristiano Ronaldo
"Ronaldo has had 30 shots on goal so far, the most in history. My type of player" (@bernardbrogan)
-- Brogan this week proving his team-mates know him as well as he knows himself.