Irish broadcasting legend Bill O'Herlihy has passed away aged 76 5 years ago

Irish broadcasting legend Bill O'Herlihy has passed away aged 76

RIP Billo.

Bill O'Herlihy has died.

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The Irish legend, who became famous for his trademark catchphrases "okey dokey" and "we'll leave it there so", was a hugely popular broadcaster on RTÉ's football coverage and a massively important part of the fabric of any Irish sporting fan's life.

A superb journalist, an incredible interviewer, and an absolute gentleman; he will be sorely missed.

Our thoughts are with his family, friends and fans at this time.

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Thanks for the memories, Bill.

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In the words of the great man, "we'll leave it there so."

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