Shout out to welcome home triumphant Six Nations women's team

Ireland's women's rugby team are expected to receive a hero's welcome later when they touch down at Dublin Airport with the Women's RBS 6 Nations Championship trophy.

Shout out to welcome home triumphant Six Nations women's team

Ireland's women's rugby team are expected to receive a hero's welcome later when they touch down at Dublin Airport with the Women's RBS 6 Nations Championship trophy.

They are due to arrive in Terminal 2 at 1.15pm.

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President Michael D Higgins is leading the tributes and plans to hold a reception for the team in Áras an Uachtarain in the near future.

Head of communications with the IRFU Stephen McNamara invited everyone to Dublin Airport this afternoon to welcome home the team.

"There's really going to be no rest for them," he said. "They'll fly in today and they'll fly out on Tuesday to start the Sevens campaign.

"That's the level of commitment that's there (from them). They really are inspirational sports stars and we're asking eveyone to come out and welcome them home."

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