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20160715_120154Multiple medal winner Alan Gleeson has been welcomed at a special homecoming event at Dublin airport this afternoon for Transplant Team Ireland.

The squad had major success at the European Championships in Finland, amassing 69 medals from the competition.

The Listowel native, who attends morning dialysis at Beaumont Hospital three times a week and is on the transplant list won gold in the 100m and 200m sprint and silver in the long jump.

Ireland team manger Colin White says, organ donation is the greatest gift someone can give:

 

Meanwhile Alan Gleeson said he is looking forward to visiting his home in Listowel with his medals.