Scotland set to face Northern Ireland

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Scotland have confirmed they will play Northern Ireland in a friendly match on the 25th March next year. The game might be labelled as a “friendly” but in essence it will like a derby clash. Scotland boss, GordonĀ Strachan said: “Playing Northern Ireland, a national side full of confidence, will be a good challenge for our team.” “There will obviously be …

Can Northern Ireland go all the way?

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Northern Ireland shocked most of the footballing world after making it 3 wins out of 3 in their Euro 2016 Qualification. A 2-0 win over Greece who went through to the last 16 of the World Cup in Brazil this summer epitomises their successful campaign thus far. Boss Michael O’Neill praised his sides deadly striker, Kyle Lafferty for Northern Ireland’s …

Norwich City star Klye Lafferty is lauded for his efforts

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Norwich City striker, Kyle Lafferty was yesterday lauded for his efforts and his performance for Northern Ireland against Georgia in the Euro 2016 qualifiers. Lafferty assisted and scored in his sides 2-1 away victory over Gerogia; their first away win in over 4 years. Northern Ireland manager, Michael O’Neill said, “Sometimes you need a bit of individual play to get …