The rugby world pays tribute to Anthony Foley

The Munster coach died overnight in Paris

The rugby world pays tribute to Anthony Foley

Anthony Foley Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Donall Farmer

The rugby world is coming to terms with the tragic passing of Anthony Foley.

Foley died overnight in a Paris hotel, ahead of Munster's Champions Cup clash with Racing 92. The game was subsequently postponed.

Such was Foley's popularity in the game, the world of rugby have come together to pay tribute to the 42-year-old Clare native. 

A number of sporting figures from other codes also paid tribute to Foley, marking just how wide an impact he had outside the world fo rugby.