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Air New Zealand pokes fun at Ireland fans before Rugby World Cup quarter-final

New Zealand’s national airline has poked fun at Ireland supporters with a mock pre-match ‘safety tips’ video before the All Blacks’ Rugby World Cup quarter-final against the Irish. The video, which mimics a pre-flight safety briefing, advises fans of Joe Schmidt’s team, who have won two of their last three matches against the All Blacks, that they can expect ‘some upcoming turbulence’ at Tokyo Stadium on Saturday. Children should also be stowed away ‘in the event that language becomes colourful’, while fans are advised to put their heads in their hands in the crouch position if the All Blacks score an early try.

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    The scenes when Ireland win 😂😂😂

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    The scenes when AB cant even win when cheating

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    What, not fair😑😑😑😑. Ireland will crush😤

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    A lot can happen in that Game, Ireland has my money

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    It's a bit of clean fun….love it. C'mon the boys in Green.

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    Dj Billy Bop Dj Billy Bop

    I am Irish and that was Brilliant COYBIG.

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    I support any team that plays against NZ.

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    Craig Patrick Day

    Never underestimate anyone lol

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    22-0 to nz at 1/2 t

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    Oh masterclass!

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    SO DID IRELAND CRASH, SO TRUE

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    Fair play to this lot, they would have looked twice as stupid if they lost and went ahead with it anyway

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    Twitting On Trender

    The orphanage where I worked caught fire this morning and I was the only survivor. On the way out I banged my head on a kitchen cupboard and walked on a nail which went right trough my foot. As a result I was late for my dental appointment, where I had root canal surgery. All of that was funnier than this clip.

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    They have discovered humour at last!

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    do one against england please

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    Charl capitaine génial

    Very unsporting; so where is you world cup.

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    dpj1 • 82 years ago

    The Kiwis, a great bunch of lads

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