26 August 2018

634: 11 September 2018

633 vs Bosnia-Herzegovina - 633 - 634 vs Austria
International Challenge Match
NORTHERN IRELAND (NIR) - ISRAEL (ISR)

Venue: National Stadium  at Windsor Park, Belfast

Northern Ireland Squad: (BBC)
Goalkeepers: McGovern (Norwich City), Carson (Motherwell), Peacock-Farrell (Leeds United).
Defenders: Cathcart (Watford), J. Evans (Leicester City), Hughes (Hearts), McAuley (unattached), C. McLaughlin (Millwall), McNair (Middlesbrough), Smith (Hearts), Lewis (Norwich City).
Midfielders: Davis (Southampton), McGinn (Aberdeen), Dallas (Leeds), C. Evans (Blackburn), Ferguson (Millwall), Saville (Millwall), Jones (Kilmarnock), Norwood (Sheffield United).
Forwards: Lafferty (Rangers), Boyce (Burton Albion), Magennis (Bolton Wanderers), Grigg (Wigan Athletic), Washington (Queen's Park Rangers), Ward (Nottingham Forest).

633: 8 September 2018

632 vs Panama - 633 - 634 vs Israel
2018-19 UEFA Nations League - League B Group 3
6th September 2018. KO: 14:00 BST
NORTHERN IRELAND (NIR) - BOSNIA-HERZEGOVINA (BIH)

Venue: National Stadium  at Windsor Park, Belfast

NORTHERN IRELAND:
Manager: Michael O'Neill
  • 1Peacock-Farrell (GK)
  • 2C. McLaughlin
  • 3Lewis
  • 5J. Evans
  • 6Saville
  • 7McGinn
  • 8S. Davis (C)
  • 10K. Lafferty
  • 14Dallas
  • 16Norwood
  • 20Cathcart
BOSNIA-HERZEGOVINA:
Coach: Robert Prosenecki
  • 12 Šehić (GK)
  • 2 Čivić
  • 7 Bešić
  • 8 Višća
  • 9 Duljević
  • 10 Pjanić
  • 11 Džeko (C)
  • 13 Cimirot
  • 15 Šunjić
  • 17 Zukanovic
  • 21 Sarić
Northern Ireland Squad: (BBC)
Goalkeepers: McGovern (Norwich City), Carson (Motherwell), Peacock-Farrell (Leeds United).
Defenders: Cathcart (Watford), J. Evans (Leicester City), Hughes (Hearts), McAuley (unattached), C. McLaughlin (Millwall), McNair (Middlesbrough), Smith (Hearts), Lewis (Norwich City).
Midfielders: Davis (Southampton), McGinn (Aberdeen), Dallas (Leeds), C. Evans (Blackburn), Ferguson (Millwall), Saville (Millwall), Jones (Kilmarnock), Norwood (Sheffield United).
Forwards: Lafferty (Rangers), Boyce (Burton Albion), Magennis (Bolton Wanderers), Grigg (Wigan Athletic), Washington (Queen's Park Rangers), Ward (Nottingham Forest).

7 August 2018

Transfers Summer 2018

The transfer window for permanent transfers in the English leagues is 9th August, with EFL clubs able to sign players on loan through to the 31st August. The Scottish window remains open through to 31st August in line with the rest of Europe.

Please let us know if there are any transfers we've missed.

Permanent Transfers
Loan Deals
Released Players
Selected Others
  • 19-May Lewis Collins (U19) Mansfield to Cleethorpes Free
  • 06-Jun Brett Long (U19) Dundee Utd to East Fife Free
  • 18-Jun Harry Limb (U19) Burnley to Kings Lynn Free
  • 20-Jun Michael Newberry (U19) Newcastle to UMF Víkingur Ólafsvík (Iceland) Free
  • 26-Jun Dylan King (U19) Motherwell to Glenavon Free
  • 21-Jul Keith Kearney Rochdale to Loughgall
  • 01-Aug Thomas Maguire (U19) Rotherham to Cliftonville Free
  • Jack Mccourt WBA to Ross County
  • 15-Aug Nathan Gartside Watford to Derry City Free

13 June 2018

2026 FIFA World Cup

The 2026 World Cup will be jointly hosted by the USA, Mexico and Canada, the first time the tournament will be hosted by three countries under the title "United 2026". The tournament will also be expanded with 48 teams competing, 16 from UEFA.

16 May 2018

2018 Central American Tour

Irish FA

Northern Ireland manager Michael O’Neill has unveiled his 22-man squad for the forthcoming international friendlies against World Cup-bound Panama and Costa Rica. 

New faces in his panel for the games in Panama City on 29 May and San Jose on 3 June include Crusaders winger Gavin Whyte and Scunthorpe United midfielder Cameron McGeehan, who is on loan from Barnsley. Both players have previously played for Northern Ireland at youth and under-21 level.

29/05/2018 vs Panama ... A D 0-0
03/06/2018 vs Costa Rica A L 0-3
PAN
CRC
-
St
Sb
Gl
St
Sb
Gl
St
Sb
Gl
1
G
Trevor Carson
Motherwell
X
X
2
0
0
2
D
Conor.McLaughlin
Millwall
x
x
0
2
0
3
M
Shane Ferguson
Millwall
X
1
0
0
4
D
Gareth McAuley
West Brom 
X
X
2
0
0
5
D
Jonny Evans
West Brom
X
X
2
0
0
6
D
Lee Hodson
Rangers
x
X
1
1
0
7
M
Gavin Whyte
Crusaders
0
0
0
8
F
Paul Smyth
QPR
x
0
1
0
9
F
Shay McCartan
Bradford C.
x
0
1
0
10
F
Liam Boyce
Burton Alb.
X
X
2
0
0
11
F
Shayne Lavery
Everton
x
0
1
0
12
G
Bailey.Peacock-Farrell
Leeds Utd
x
0
1
0
13
M
Corry Evans
Blackburn R.
X
X
2
0
0
14
M
Stuart Dallas
Leeds United
X
X
2
0
0
15
D
Luke McCullough
Doncaster R.
x
0
1
0
16
M
Jordan Thompson
unattached
x
x
0
2
0
17
M
Paddy McNair
Sunderland
X
X
2
0
0
18
D
Aaron Hughes
Hearts
X
X
2
0
0
19
D
Ryan McLaughlin
Oldham Ath.
x
0
1
0
20
D
Craig Cathcart
Watford
X
X
2
0
0
21
F
Josh Magennis
Charlton Ath.
X
X
2
0
0
23
G
Conor Hazard
Celtic
x
0
1
0
W
M
George Saville
Millwall
-
-
-
-
-
-
0
0
0
W
M
Cameron McGeehan
Barnsley
-
-
-
-
-
-
0
0
0
W
M
Oliver Norwood
Brighton.&HA
-
-
-
-
-
-
0
0
0


Withdrawals: Cameron McGeehan, Ollie Norwood, George Saville
Replacements: Jordan Thompson, Shayne Lavery, Ryan McLaughlin








Photos courtesy of Colin McGiffert

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