Credit to RealMadrid.com, they’ve got the new Ireland pegged alright:

Close to one hundred members of the media were on hand to report on the first preseason training session held on Irish soil. Although football takes a back seat to rugby and cricket in Ireland, dozens of fans also showed up hoping to get an autograph and greet their favorite players. Cristiano Ronaldo generated the most demand as would be expected after his stint with Manchester United.