George Hook recalls how Kevin Flynn missed London night out after famous England try

George Hook


He said in the documentary: "We've won our first two games away from home and a triple crown and Grand Slam is on the cards.

"That night the Irish team were set to paint London red. Kevin Flynn gets a phone call from Aer Lingus to say they've held a flight and his wife has come out to celebrate with him.

"So while 14 victorious Irish players go on the rant, Kevin is waiting in the hotel for his dearly beloved to arrive in the hotel courtesy of Aer Lingus."

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