After their unexpected loss to Japan over the weekend, Ireland were determined to make amends in their third World Cup match of the tournament against Russia.

Thankfully, they did just that, with Ireland v Russia ending with the boys in green beating their opponents by an impressive 35 points.

Here's what Twitter had to say about it all.

One man in green off the pitch made a big impression on viewers.

And Ireland Simpsons Fans were up to their old (and excellent) tricks as always.

And finally, our personal favourite: