Padraic O’Kane of Irish American Events sits down with ACCDN host Jeff Fischel to discuss Georgia Tech and Boston College’s matchup in the 2016 Aer Lingus College Football Classic in Dublin, Ireland. O’Kane calls it the European home of college football and the Irish people can’t wait for the event! Video by ACC Digital Network
Aer Lingus College Football Classic 2016 Takes Centre Stage at ACC Football Kickoff Waterford Crystal trophy unveiled in Pinehurst Resort The Aer Lingus College Football Classic 2016 was one of the main features at the ACC Football Kickoff event at Pinehurst Resort in North Carolina yesterday as the specially designed Waterford Crystal trophy was unveiled.
An Taoiseach Enda Kenny TD was joined by US Ambassador to Ireland, Kevin O’Malley, and Aer Lingus CEO, Stephen Kavanagh, in Dublin to launch the Aer Lingus College Football Classic between Boston College and Georgia Tech in September 2016 at the Aviva Stadium.
Father William P. Leahy, SJ, Boston College’s President welcomes the 2016 Aer Lingus College Football Classic. The video was played at the beginning of the Ireland announcement event today.
For the third time in five years, an American college football game will be staged in Ireland, with the announcement today that the Aer Lingus College Football Classic between Boston College and Georgia Tech will take place in Dublin’s Aviva Stadium on Saturday, 3rd September, 2016.