Northern Ireland


Jonny Evans points Northern Ireland towards World Cup play-off

Jonny Evans of Northern Ireland celebrates with team mates after scoring during the FIFA 2018 World Cup Qualifier between Northern Ireland and Czech Republic at Windsor Park on September 4,...

Northern Ireland’s transformation deserves greater recognition, according to Michael O’Neill, but the magnitude of their achievements is not lost on their public. Windsor Park provided a raucous, bouncing and again triumphant stage as O’Neill’s team secured second place plus a probable World Cup play-off berth with a superb defeat of the Czech Republic.