Oh Ah, Paul McGrath is in Portlaoise

Laois Shopping Centre will be the centre of all things Euro Football 2012 this weekend when Irish soccer legend Paul McGrath visits.

Laois Shopping Centre will be the centre of all things Euro Football 2012 this weekend when Irish soccer legend Paul McGrath visits.

Paul will be in the Portlaoise centre on Saturday, June 23 from 12 to 3pm to sign autographs and meet and greet his fans as part of the Euro Kick Zone competition in the centre from June 9 - 23.

Kevin Doyle, Manager of Laois Shopping Centre is delighted to invite such an iconic Irish football figure visit.

“We are delighted to welcome Paul McGrath to the centre and to kick start our Euro 2012 campaign with such a bang. Paul is a household name in Ireland and we hope everyone in the area comes in to say hello and have a go on our Kick the Board competition while they are here,” he said.

The Euro Kick Zone competition will allow members of the public to ’Kick the Board’ inviting participants to show off their football kick skills and receive a printed out of their score.