Ireland through to Eurovision 2018 and people are DELIGHTED
Ireland has made it through to the Eurovision Grand Final and people are only delighted with the news.
Ryan O'Shaughnessy managed to win voters over and now he's one of ten finalists from the 19 acts that performed tonight.
— Eurovision (@Eurovision) May 8, 2018
Given that Ireland hasn't exactly impressed at the Eurovision in recent years, people are genuinely over the moon and many shared their joy on Twitter.
— RTÉ2 (@RTE2) May 8, 2018
It's the first time in five years that Ireland will compete in the song contest so we imagine people will be glued to the TV come Saturday night.
Together was penned by Mark Caplice, Laura Elizabeth Hughes and Ryan and he will take to the stage on Saturday night again in Lisbon.
COME ON IRELAND...
I LEGIT SCREAMED WHEN THEY SAID IRELAND GOT THROUGH YAAAAS GWAN?????? #Eurovision
— Katie (@irish_oakley) May 8, 2018
— Jayne Cooney (@jayniebaby100)
IRELAND ARE THROUGHHHHHHHHHH WAHEYYYYYY #EUROVISION
— L (@ltreaz) May 8, 2018
— Eileen Lynch (@eileenlynch55) May 8, 2018
— Zoe Ennis (@zoeennis1) May 8, 2018