We’re 99% sure these are Ireland fans. Photograph: David Davies/PA

Travel ain’t cheap, tickets are dear and accommodation is nauseatingly expensive – but that hasn’t halted Irish rugby fans’ intrepid hunt for World Cu(...)

Jocelino Suta of Toulon wins the lineout during last year’s Heineken Cup semi-final between the French side and Munster at the Stade Velodrome in Marseille. Photoraph: David Rogers/Getty Images.

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