Northern Ireland News

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Paying the penalty

Miguel Delaney | May, 25 2012

At the very least, Bastian Schweinsteiger wasn’t alone, and we don’t just mean that Ivica Olic also missed in the Champions League final shootout or that Philipp Lahm ran over to comfort him. The apparently unprecedented sight of a G...

Miguel Delaney: Questions for the group stage

Miguel Delaney | June, 7 2012

When it comes to the reputation of the European Championship, the group stages have a lot to answer for. The perception, of course, is that the tournament is the highest-quality that international football has to offer. However, it’s dif...

Paying the penalty

Miguel Delaney | May, 28 2012

At the very least, Bastian Schweinsteiger wasn’t alone, and we don’t just mean that Ivica Olic also missed in the Champions League final shootout or that Philipp Lahm ran over to comfort him. The apparently unprecedented sight of a G...

Jeff Carlisle: Euros 101

Jeff Carlisle | April, 30 2012

In the summer of 2010, those fans suffering from World Cup withdrawal – those in Europe anyway – didn’t have to wait long to find their next international soccer fix. On Aug. 11, 2010 – just a month after Spain defeated the ...

O'Neill names Hughes in N Ireland squad

February, 20 2012

Michael O'Neill has named his first Northern Ireland squad, with former captain Aaron Hughes the standout name in a party of 24 having been persuaded to reverse his retirement.

Aaron Hughes out of international retirement

February, 19 2012

Fulham defender Aaron Hughes has made himself available for new Northern Ireland manager Michael O'Neill's first squad after reversing his decision to retire from international football.

O'Neill takes over as Northern Ireland boss

December, 28 2011

Former Shamrock Rovers boss Michael O'Neill has been appointed as the new Northern Ireland manager.

Tough opener for Northern Ireland qualifiers

November, 25 2011

Nigel Worthington's successor as Northern Ireland manager will kick off the 2014 World Cup qualifying campaign with a tough trip to Russia.

Worthington steps down as N.Ireland boss

ESPN staff | October, 10 2011

Nigel Worthington will step down as Northern Ireland manager after Tuesday's Euro 2012 qualifier against Italy.

Evans ruled out of Northern Ireland qualifiers

ESPNsoccernet staff | October, 5 2011

Jonny Evans has become the fourth player to withdraw from the Northern Ireland squad injured ahead of crunch Euro 2012 qualifiers against Estonia and Italy.

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