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Colin Farrell joined team Ireland at opening of Special Olympic World Games

Colin Farrell leads out #TeamIreland @SOIreland overnight at LA opening ceremony. Best of luck to all the athletes!
The opening ceremony of the Special Olympics was held on Saturday in LA. Michelle Obama opened the games and there were performances by Avril Lavigne and Stevie Wonder. Longterm Special Olympics supporter Colin Farrell marched in the opening parade with the Irish athletes. Ireland is one of 165 countries represented at the games, in which over 6,500 athletes will compete over nine days.