WATCH: Bizarre costumes of the day award goes to these lads

Rugby, far more so than other sports, really brings out the creativity in its fans when it comes to costumes.

Not content with wearing their country’s jerseys and maybe a rub of face paint, rugby fans seem to find it entirely acceptable to dress up as whatever they like - particularly flowers for some reason.

Or in the case of this Irish fan, what exactly? A shrub? Giant patch of clover?

We really don’t know.

He would be even more striking if he wasn't surrounded by equally eccentric mates.

With thanks to Richard Dunne for the video.

As Keith Wood says in the commentary, "Carnage!".

Have a good night lads.

H/T: www.balls.ie

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