James McLean has expressed his feelings following Poppy controversy

29 March 2016; James McClean, Republic of Ireland, celebrates after scoring his side's second goal from the penalty spot. 3 International Friendly, Republic of Ireland v Slovakia. Aviva Stadium, Lansdowne Road, Dublin. Picture credit: David Maher / SPORTSFILE

James McLean took to Instagram to express his feelings following the backlash in his decision not to wear a Poppy.

Take a look at his post:

-Noah Harte