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#Northern Ireland

# northern-ireland-soccer - Sunday 15 November, 2020

Late Austria fightback leaves Northern Ireland facing Nations League relegation

The hosts hit back after Josh Magennis had put Northern Ireland in front.

# northern-ireland-soccer - Sunday 11 October, 2020

Northern Ireland brought back down to earth by Austria after play-off delight

Michael Gregoritsch’s header proved the difference, while world champions France drew 0-0 with Portugal.

# northern-ireland-soccer - Wednesday 9 September, 2020

Newcastle bring in Northern Ireland full-back Lewis for a reported €16.5m

Steve Bruce is delighted to add the 22-year-old to his squad after agreeing a deal with Norwich City.

# northern-ireland-soccer - Friday 4 September, 2020

Late drama sees Northern Ireland earn unlikely draw

Ian Baraclough owed a huge debt to his goalkeeper Bailey Peacock-Farrell in Bucharest.

# northern-ireland-soccer - Sunday 23 August, 2020

Northern Ireland U21 international set to switch allegiance to the Republic

23-year-old midfielder Mark Sykes plays for Oxford in League One.

# northern-ireland-soccer - Saturday 27 June, 2020

Northern Ireland name former Sligo Rovers boss as Michael O'Neill's replacement

Ian Baraclough takes the reins.

# northern-ireland-soccer - Saturday 2 May, 2020

Former Newcastle player could be set for Northern Ireland job

Tommy Wright has parted company with St Johnstone.

# northern-ireland-soccer - Wednesday 22 April, 2020

Michael O'Neill leaves Northern Ireland job because of Euro 2020 play-off postponement

The former Shamrock Rovers boss had been combining the role with his position at Stoke City.

# northern-ireland-soccer - Sunday 19 April, 2020

Working with Martin McGuinness in a meat company, singing for the Dalai Lama and playing at the World Cup Interview This post contains videos

Working with Martin McGuinness in a meat company, singing for the Dalai Lama and playing at the World Cup

Felix Healy looks back on his remarkable football career and life.

# northern-ireland-soccer - Sunday 15 March, 2020

'There has not been anything that has the equation of: it’s Northern Ireland or Stoke' - O'Neill

He has been known for his acute attention to detail, but given the intense schedule of the Championship, translating that to club football has not been easy.

# northern-ireland-soccer - Friday 24 January, 2020

JD Sports forced to remove images of model in Northern Ireland t-shirt with republican tattoo

‘Tiocfaidh ár lá’ is misspelt on the man’s upper arm.

# northern-ireland-soccer - Friday 22 November, 2019

Ireland set for away Euro 2020 play-off final if they beat Slovakia

Mick McCarthy’s side will face either Bosnia or Northern Ireland, provided they win their semi-final.

# northern-ireland-soccer - Tuesday 19 November, 2019

The 4 teams Ireland could face in the Euro 2020 play-offs

Northern Ireland, Wales, Bosnia and Slovakia all may lie ahead.

# northern-ireland-soccer - Saturday 16 November, 2019

Netherlands book Euro 2020 berth after Davis penalty miss for Northern Ireland

No goals at Windsor Park tonight.

# northern-ireland-soccer - Friday 8 November, 2019

After 8 years with Northern Ireland, Michael O'Neill confirmed as new Stoke manager

The former Shamrock Rovers boss will still be in charge of the North for their forthcoming Euro 2020 qualifiers.

# northern-ireland-soccer - Thursday 7 November, 2019

Stoke City make official approach for Nothern Ireland's Michael O'Neill

The struggling Championship side have been in touch with the Irish Football Association.

# northern-ireland-soccer - Wednesday 16 October, 2019

Here's how Ireland could still qualify for Euro 2020 if they lose to Denmark

The Boys in Green are likely to get another chance even if they fall short at the Aviva Stadium next month.

# northern-ireland-soccer - Thursday 10 October, 2019

Heartbreak for Northern Ireland as Depay inspires late Dutch blitz

Michael O’Neill’s side led with 10 minutes left but conceded three late goals in Rotterdam.

# northern-ireland-soccer - Monday 9 September, 2019

Halstenberg's stunning strike breaks Northern Ireland's resistance in Belfast

Michael O’Neill’s side produced an excellent performance but came up just short against Germany.

# northern-ireland-soccer - Sunday 8 September, 2019

Germany under Euro 2020 pressure against group leaders Northern Ireland

Loew’s side need a win at Windsor Park on Monday night to keep their qualification campaign on course.

# northern-ireland-soccer - Monday 19 August, 2019

'I think he's making a huge mistake' - Northern Ireland midfielder retires from international football at 28

Sheffield United’s Oliver Norwood earned 57 international caps but wants to concentrate on his club career.

# northern-ireland-soccer - Wednesday 12 June, 2019

'A proper legend' - 39-year-old Northern Ireland defender retires from football after Euro 2020 qualifier

Aaron Hughes, capped 112 times at international level, was in Michael O’Neill’s squad despite not having a club for the past month.

# northern-ireland-soccer - Tuesday 21 May, 2019

Northern Ireland boss O'Neill wanted by Championship club

West Brom are on the hunt for a permanent replacement for Darren Moore, and the ex-Shamrock Rovers manager fits the bill.

# northern-ireland-soccer - Monday 7 January, 2019

Northern Ireland captain returns to Rangers on loan deal from Southampton

Steven Davis had left the Scottish club in 2012.

# northern-ireland-soccer - Thursday 20 December, 2018

'I promised her it wasn’t the end for me. Even if the surgery didn’t work and my career was over'

In this extract from his memoir, Lisburn native and former Newcastle footballer Paul Ferris recalls one of the darkest periods in his life.

# northern-ireland-soccer - Sunday 18 November, 2018

Northern Ireland go down to 92nd-minute Austrian stunner in Belfast Rock Bottom This post contains videos

Northern Ireland go down to 92nd-minute Austrian stunner in Belfast

Michael O’Neill’s side finish bottom of Group B3 with four defeats from four.

The biggest misconception about the Irish team was exposed again on Thursday night

There was in marked difference in style when the Republic faced the North during the week.

# northern-ireland-soccer - Friday 16 November, 2018

'They're the nights you want every time you play' - Man of the match Randolph comes to Ireland's rescue

The Middlesbrough goalkeeper made a couple of top-class saves to keep a clean sheet against Northern Ireland.

Martin O'Neill is running out of excuses

The Republic of Ireland were involved in a dire 0-0 draw with the North last night.

'I would never condone anyone booing anyone's anthem'

Northern Ireland boss Michael O’Neill was less than impressed with a section of the crowd at the Aviva Stadium on Thursday.

'I think he should come to Denmark now that he's made that commitment'

Martin O’Neill indicated Michael Obafemi was likely to travel to Aarhus, but has warned against expecting too much of the 18-year-old.

# northern-ireland-soccer - Thursday 15 November, 2018

Disappointed Martin O'Neill admits Ireland not good enough going forward

The hosts struggled to create chances of note amid a lacklustre 0-0 draw at the Aviva Stadium.

Player ratings: How the Boys in Green fared against Northern Ireland

Martin O’Neill’s side produced an uninspired display against the North tonight.

Why Glenn Whelan should be a role model to footballers everywhere

The Irish midfielder is set to represent his country for the last time against Northern Ireland tonight.

'Even if he does declare... Do I really want to go and do that, and then he changes his mind later?'

Martin O’Neill has emphasised the importance of not pressurising Michael Obafemi into making a decision on his international future.

'My background was brought up and there was a thing written about a car I was driving'

Glenn Whelan says ‘personal’ criticism was partially behind his decision to shun the media for years.

# northern-ireland-soccer - Wednesday 14 November, 2018

'I remember coming out for the warm-up and the chants were 'Kill the Fenian bastards''

Joe Waters was part of the Republic of Ireland side that faced Northern Ireland at Windsor Park at the height of The Troubles in 1979.

18-year-old Ireland striker unlikely to feature against Denmark as he considers international future

Martin O’Neill says he spoke to the youngster about his eligibility during the week.

'The phone hasn't stopped. There are people coming from everywhere. My little lad is going to be mascot'

Glenn Whelan is set to make his final Ireland appearance on Thursday.

Ireland striker Callum Robinson: 'I've been in the best form of my life'

The Preston star has already matched his Championship tally from last season, and is hoping to do similar damage on the international stage.

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