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Mick Wallace is wearing an Italy soccer jersey in the Dáil this morning

The Wexford TD has donned the Azzurri’s colours for questions to the Defence Minister.

wallace italy Wallace with Clare Daly in the Dáil this morning Source: Oireachtas TV

HE’S NO STRANGER TO shaking it up in the Dáil chamber when it comes to his sartorial choices and this morning the independent TD Mick Wallace has done it again.

The Wexford deputy is wearing an Italy soccer jersey during questions to the Defence Minister Simon Coveney.

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It’s not the first time Wallace has shown his true colours in the chamber having previously worn the shirt of his beloved Torino while asking ministers questions.

Wallace is a big soccer fan who travelled to last summer’s World Cup and is heavily involved with the Wexford Youths team in the League of Ireland.

Snapshot: Mick Wallace wore the latest Torino soccer jersey in the Dáil this morning

Read: Mick Wallace sets the record straight on wearing Torino top in the Dáil

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