16 May 2011

284: 14 February 1973

283 vs Bulgaria - 284 - 285 vs Portugal
Wednesday, 14 February 1973
1974 World Cup Qualification Group Six
CYPRUS (CYP) 1 - 0 NORTHERN IRELAND (NIR) (H/T 0-0)

Venue: GSP Stadium, Nicosia
Attendance: 10,000
Referee: A. Bentu (ROU)
Goals: CYP: Antoniou

NORTHERN IRELAND:
Manager: Terry Neill (Game 8. Won 1, Drew 3, Lost 4)
Captain: Derek Dougan (tbc)

Players

Club

Gls

Sub

Cap

1

JENNINGS P.A.

Tottenham Hotspur

40

2

RICE P.J.

Arsenal

12

3

NEILL W.J.T.

Hull City

54

4

HUNTER A.

Ipswich Town

14

5

CRAIG D.J.

Newcastle United

18

6

HEGAN D.

Wolverhampton Wanderers

7

7

CLEMENTS D.

Sheffield Wednesday

29

8

HAMILTON B.

Ipswich Town

11

9

DICKSON D.

Coleraine

3

10

DOUGAN A.D.

Wolverhampton Wanderers

43

11

NELSON S.

Arsenal

15


CYPRUS:
Fanos; Nicolis, Lakis, Satvrus, Koureas, Stephanis [sub: Yiolaidis], Efthimiades, Cuaralambous, Pamboulis, Antonious, Stilanov [sub: Taryaros 85 mins]

Photos:

Notes:
  • This was Cyprus' first ever World Cup win.
  • Yiolaidis is only listed as a substitute in one source.
Credits/Sources:
Northern Ireland Soccer Yearbook 1973-74 (Ed. Malcolm Brodie)
Rothmans Football Yearbook 1973-74

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