21 November 2010

379: 13 November 1985

1986 FIFA World Cup Qualifier
13th November 1985 - 19:00 GMT
ENGLAND 0 - 0 NORTHERN IRELAND

Venue: Wembley Stadium, London

NORTHERN IRELAND: (green shirts, white shorts, green socks)
Manager: Billy Bingham
Captain: Sammy McIlroy

ENGLAND: (white shirts, navy shorts, white socks)
Manager: Bobby Robson
Captain: Ray Wilkins

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Notes:
  • This result guaranteed Northern Ireland's place at the World Cup Finals in Mexico. England had already secured their place.
  • There were claims of a "fix", but Alan McDonald respectfully disagreed.

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