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Beautiful game in the rain

The Shamrocks held their annual all-day 6-a-side soccer tournament on Sunday in Sunnyside Gardens Park, Queens, New York City, and it was adjudged a huge success, despite the occasional downpour making for muddy playing conditions. Eight teams showed up together with various family members and friends for the community event that included a barbeque and other activities. “A fantastic turnout,” said veteran Joey Behan, who is pictured center with Kevin Grogan, left, and Anto May. For more photos, go to Page 30 of tomorrow’s print/digital edition of the Irish Echo.

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