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UEFA Nations League

'We didn't deserve to lose'

Northern Ireland manager Michael O'Neill says his side did not deserve to lose against Austria after losing to a goal in the dying seconds.

Premier League

Ashley Barnes in contention for Austria appearance

Austria coach Franco Foda is very much interested in adding Ashley Barnes to his squad for EURO 2020 qualifying next year.

UEFA Nations League

Ward out of NI clash with Austria

Striker Jamie Ward has been ruled out of the upcoming match, but with it being a dead rubber match, it should not have too much of an impact on Northern Ireland.

UEFA Nations League

O'Neill determined to see positives

The Northern Ireland boss was keen to highlight the positives of a disappointing Nations League campaign.

UEFA Nations League

O'Neill: 'It's a results business'

The Republic of Ireland's poor form under Martin O'Neill continued as they were fortunate to draw against Northern Ireland on Thursday.

International Friendly

Northern Ireland draw with Republic

Republic of Ireland were held to a bruising 0-0 draw by Northern Ireland amid a toxic atmosphere as the bitter rivals clashed for the first time in seven years on Thursday.

UEFA Nations League

O'Neill hopes for trouble-free game

Republic of Ireland manager Martin O’Neill hopes Thursday’s friendly against Northern Ireland will be a "trouble-free" event.

UEFA Nations League

O'Neill wants to turn Northern Ireland form into wins

Northern Ireland manager Michael O'Neill wants his team to turn good performances into better results.

International Friendly

O'Neill expecting a tight game as Northern Ireland take on Republic of Ireland

Northern Ireland manager Michael O'Neill is expecting a close match between two sides 'in a similar situation' when they meet Republic of Ireland in a high-profile friendly on Thursday.

International Friendly

O'Neill: Republic clash more than a friendly

Northern Ireland manager Michael O'Neill has said that he is well aware that the clash with the Republic means significantly more than a normal friendly.

International Friendly

Lafferty recalled by Northern Ireland after apology

Rangers striker Kyle Lafferty has been recalled by Northern Ireland for their upcoming games against the Republic of Ireland and Austria after apologising for withdrawing from last month's squad.


Republic and Northern Ireland submit joint bid for U21 Euros

The Football Association of Ireland, which represents the Republic of Ireland, and the Irish Football Association, the body for Nothern Ireland, are planning to submit a joint bid to host the UEFA Under-21 Championship in 2023.

UEFA Nations League

Irish FA blocks Lafferty from playing against Hamilton

The Irish FA has invoked FIFA's five-day rule regarding striker Kyle Lafferty, meaning he will not be able to line up for Rangers against Hamilton this weekend.

International Friendly

Dublin game a must-win for Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland midfielder George Saville has claimed his side must beat the Republic when the two sides face off next month, to repay the support their fans have given them.

UEFA Nations League

Dzeko at the double on his homecoming

Edin Dzeko scored his first goals at the Stadion Grbavica since he played there for FK Željezničar in 2005, to effectively seal Northern Ireland's Nations League fate in his country's 2-0 win.

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