Chloe Watkins joked that Spanish rival Gigi Oliva is her dad’s No.1 fan ahead of Ireland’s crunch EuroHockey Pool encounter on Wednesday.
Ireland women’s tight win over Scotland set up a showdown with Spain on Wenesday where victory should put Ireland through to the semi-finals for the first time and guarantee a World Cup ticket for the 2022 showcase.
Spain and Ireland have long been rivals down the years as they’ve risen up the world rankings.
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