Twitter was awash with tributes to John Giles as he ends his TV punditry career

Euro 2016 was the end of his time on the panel

BY Raf Diallo 23:20 Sunday 10 July 2016, 23:20 10 Jul 2016

Picture credit: Matt Browne / SPORTSFILE

We've all enjoyed watching John Giles imparting his knowledge and insight on RTE's Soccer panel over the years.

But all good things must come to an end and Euro 2016 marked the end of the Ireland legend's time as part of our football viewing on TV.

With John saying goodbye to our screens after a touching montage, Twitter was awash with tributes to the man.

Here's a selection of the many kind words for John:










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