RTE Sport's Peter Sweeney mingles with the Irish fans as Craig Fulton's side continues their Olympic journey against Germany.

And while results have so far not yielded any points on the board, there is no denying that Ireland's small but dedicated group are making their present felt as they look to inspire the team.

Proud parents, a few well known songs and the now all-too familiar leprechaun attire encompass a day at the Games following the Irish hockey squad.