One lucky Irish player has scooped a cool €17 million jackpot.

A ticket bought in Ireland has won last night’s (Tuesday) mega EuroMillions jackpot of a life-changing €17 million.

This is the first EuroMillions jackpot won in Ireland this year, and the 13th Irish win since the EuroMillions began in 2004.

A National Lottery spokesperson has appealed to players all over the country to check their tickets to see if they have won this monster amount of money.

The winning numbers are: 9, 15, 22, 39, 46 and the Lucky Stars are and 5.

The spokesperson said: “This is amazing news! What a great start to the summer for this lucky ticketholder. We are asking all our players to check their tickets carefully to see if they are the lucky winner or winners.

“If they are we encourage them to sign the back of the ticket, keep it safe and contact the National Lottery Prize Claims team on 01 836 4444.

“We are open from 9.15am tomorrow morning and we will make arrangements for you to collect this unbelievable prize”.