23 February 2013

Northern Ireland Under-21 Line-Ups


001. 8 March 1978

Friendly International
Dalymount Park, Dublin (att: 6,000)
Republic of Ireland 1
Northern Ireland 1 (G. Blackledge)
NIR: B. Johnston (Cliftonville); J. Nicholl (Manchester U.), M. Donaghy (Larne) [T. Connell (Coleraine) 40], J. O'Neill (Leicester C.), T. Hayes (Luton T.),  D. McCreery (Manchester U.), V. Moreland (Glentoran) [N. Brotherston (Blackburn R.) 46 [W. Murray (Linfield) 75], T. Sloan (Ballymena U.), G. Blackledge (Portadown), W. Hamilton (Linfield), J. Harvey (Arsenal).
ROI: O'Neill (Shamrock Rovers); Nolan (Limerick), Devine (Arsenal), Braddish (Dundalk), Anderson (West Bromwich Albion), Daly (Wolverhampton Wanderers), Madigan (Everton), McGee (Q.P.R.), Grimes (Manchester United), Lane (Cork)

002. 2 April 1990
Friendly International
The Showgrounds, Coleraine (att: 1,000)
Northern Ireland 2 (1) (I. Dowie 14, Paul Gray 87)
Israel 1 (0) (Moharer)
NIR: P. Kee (Oxford United); N. Lennon (Manchester City), S. Beatty (Chelsea), J. Devine (Glentoran), N. Matthews (Blackpool), N. Bailie (Linfield) [N. Kelly (Oldham Athletic) 72], R. McCoy (Coleraine), J. Magilton (Liverpool), I. Dowie (Luton Town), P. Millar (Port Vale) [M.E. Hughes (Manchester City) 75], K. Black (Luton Town) [Paul Gray (Luton Town) 75]].
Referee: F. McKnight (NIR)

003. 22 March 1994

Friendly International
The Oval, Belfast (att: 700)
Northern Ireland 0
Romania 0
NIR: D. Devine (Omagh Town); S. Beatty (Linfield), M. Glendinning (Bangor), P. McGibbon (Manchester United) [Noel Bailie (Linfield) 46], D. Patterson (Crystal Palace), N. Lennon (Crewe Alexandra), K. Gillespie (Manchester United) [G. McMahon (Tottenham Hotspur) 74], S. Robinson (Tottenham Hotspur) [J. McBride (Glentoran) 57], S.J. Quinn (Blackpool) [J. Magee (Bangor) 70], G. O'Hara (Leeds United), M. O'Neill (Hibernian) [T. McIlroy (Linfield) 61].

004: 21 April 1998

Friendly International
Mourneview Park, Belfast (att: 300)
Northern Ireland 2 (Jeff Whitley (pen), A. Coote)
Switzerland 1
NIR: M. Taylor (Fulham); G. Lyttle (Celtic), B. McGlinchey (Manchester City), L. Burns (Port Vale), D. Waterman (Portsmouth), Jeff Whitley (Manchester City), D. Johnson (Blackburn Rovers), P. Mulryne (Manchester United), D. Fitzgerald (Rangers), P. McKnight (Rangers), S. Friars (Liverpool).
Subs: W. Boyle (Leeds United), A. Coote (Norwich City), E. McCallion (Coleraine).

005. 20 May 1998

1998 Presidents Cup
Sligo (att: 500)
Northern Ireland 1 (P. Mulryne)
Scotland 1
NIR: R. Carroll (Wigan Athletic); G. Lyttle (Celtic), B. McGlinchey (Manchester City), L. Burns (Port Vale), D. Waterman (Portsmouth), Jeff Whitley (Manchester City), D. Johnson (Blackburn Rovers), P. Mulryne (Manchester United), D. Fitzgerald (Rangers), A. Coote (Norwich City), S. Friars (Liverpool).
Subs: W. Boyle (Leeds United), D. Griffin (St. Johnstone), P. McVeigh (Tottenham Hotspur).


NI U21 vs Scotland, 20 May 1998 (Roy Cathcart)
006. 22 May 1998
1998 Presidents Cup
Castlebar (att: 3,000)
Republic of Ireland 0
Northern Ireland 1 (A. Coote)
NIR: R. Carroll (Wigan Athletic); D. Griffin (St. Johnstone),  B. McGlinchey (Manchester City), L. Burns (Port Vale), D. Waterman (Portsmouth), Jeff Whitley (Manchester City), D. Johnson (Blackburn Rovers), P. Mulryne (Manchester United), P. McVeigh (Tottenham Hotspur), A. Coote (Norwich City), S. Friars (Liverpool).
Subs: L. Feeney (Linfield)
* Northern Ireland win Presidents Cup *

007. 4 September 1998

2000 UEFA U21 Championship Qualifier - Group Three
Ismet Pasa Stadium, Cocaeli (att: 3,739)
Turkey (0) 2 (Korpulu 57, Albayrak 69)
Northern Ireland (0) 0
NIR: R. Carroll (Wigan); D. Griffin _ capt (St Johnstone), B. McGlinchey (Port Vale), L. Feeney (Linfield), L. Burns (Port Vale), D. Waterman (Portsmouth), D. Johnson _ (Blackburn) [G. Lyttle (Peterborough) 89], P. McVeigh (Tottenham) [D. Fitzgerald (Rangers) 75], A. Coote (Norwich) [P. McKnight (Rangers) 75], Jeff Whitley (Man City), S. Friars (Ipswich).
Unused subs: D. Wells (unattached) (gk), W. Boyle (Leeds), Emerson (Leicester), G. Hamilton (Blackburn).
Referee: E. Trivkovic (CRO)

008. 9 October 1998

2000 UEFA U21 Championship Qualifier - Group Three
The Showgrounds, Ballymena (att: 2,000)
Northern Ireland (1) 1 (A. Coote 17)
Finland (1) 1 (Niemi 29)
NIR: R. Carroll (Wigan); D. Griffin capt (St Johnstone), B. McGlinchey (Port Vale), Jeff Whitley _ (Man City), L. Burns (Port Vale), D. Waterman (Portsmouth), D. Johnson _ (Blackburn), L. Feeney (Linfield), A. Coote (Norwich), D. Fitzgerald (Rangers) [R. Graham (QPR) 65], S. Friars (Ipswich) [S. Elliott (Glentoran) 87].
Unused subs: D. Wells (Barry Town) (gk), P. Jennings (unattached) (gk), G. Lyttle (Peterborough), Emerson (Leicester), C. Nixon (Glentoran).
Referee: H. Yaacov (ISR)

009. 17 November 1998

2000 UEFA U21 Championship Qualifier - Group Three
The Showgrounds, Coleraine (att: 1,920)
Northern Ireland (0) 1 (D. Healy 73)
Moldova (1) 1 (Lunga 43)
NIR: R. Carroll (Wigan); G. Lyttle (Peterborough), B. McGlinchey (Port Vale), Jeff Whitley (Man City), L. Burns capt (Port Vale), D. Waterman (Portsmouth), R. Graham (QPR) [D. Healy (Man United) 65], L. Feeney (Linfield), A. Coote (Norwich), P. McVeigh (Tottenham) [P. McKnight (Rangers) 65], S. Friars (Ipswich).
Unused subs: D. Wells (Barry Town) (gk), P. Jennings (unattached) (gk), D. Fitzgerald (Rangers), Emerson (Leicester), C. Nixon (Glentoran)
Referee: S. Lararevski (MKD)

010. 26 March 1999

2000 UEFA U21 Championship Qualifier - Group Three
The Oval, Belfast (att: 2,534)
Northern Ireland (0) 1 (Hetzch 52 (og))
Germany (0) 0
NIR: R. Carroll (Wigan); D. Griffin (St Johnstone), B. McGlinchey _ (Port Vale), Jeff Whitley _ (Man City), L. Burns (Port Vale), D. Waterman (Portsmouth), D. Johnson (Blackburn) [L. Feeney (Rangers) 80], P. McVeigh (Tottenham), A. Coote (Norwich) [D. Healy (Man United) 85], P. Mulryne capt (Norwich), S. Friars (Ipswich).
Unused subs: D. Miskelly (Oldham) (gk), P. Jennings (unattached) (gk), G. Lyttle (Peterborough), A. Kirk (Hearts), P. Morgan (Preston).
Referee: D. Van Egmond (NED)

011. 31 March 1999

2000 UEFA U21 Championship Qualifier - Group Three
Speia Stadium, Chisnau (att: 3,000)
Moldova 0
Northern Ireland 0
NIR: R. Carroll (Wigan); D. Griffin (St Johnstone), B. McGlinchey (Port Vale), G. Lyttle (Peterborough), L. Burns (Port Vale), D. Waterman (Portsmouth), D. Johnson (Blackburn), P. McVeigh (Tottenham), A. Coote (Norwich), P. Mulryne capt (Norwich), S. Friars (Ipswich).
Unused subs: D. Miskelly (Oldham) (gk), G. Graham (C. Palace), L. Feeney (Rangers), D. Healy (Man United), A. Kirk (Hearts), C. Nixon (Glentoran), R. Graham (QPR)
Referee: G. Phichomaris (GRE)
NI U21 vs Moldova, 31 March 1999 (Roy Cathcart)
P. Mulryne, R. Carroll, A. Coote, B. McGlinchey, S. Friars, P. McVeigh, L. Burns, G. Lyttle, D. Griffin, D. Johnson, D. Waterman
012. 2 June 1999
1999 Presidents Cup
Caledonian Stadium, Inverness (att: 605)
Northern Ireland (0) 0
Republic of Ireland (1) 1 (Ferguson 6)

NIR: R. Carroll (Wigan); D. Griffin (St Johnstone), B. McGlinchey (Port Vale), L. Burns (Port Vale), D. Waterman (Portsmouth), Jeff Whitley (Man City), D. Johnson _ (Blackburn), L. Feeney (Rangers) [D. Healy (Man United) 68], A. Coote (Norwich), P. McVeigh (Tottenham) [R. Graham (QPR) 68], S. Elliott (Glentoran) [R. Clarke (Portadown) 77].
Unused subs: D. Wells (Barry Town) (gk), G. Lyttle (Peterborough), A. Kirk (Hearts), P. Morgan (Preston).
Referee: K. Clark (SCO)

013. 4 June 1999

1999 Presidents Cup
Caledonian Stadium, Inverness (att: 2,569)
Scotland (1) 1 (Burchill 38)
Northern Ireland (1) 1 (D. Healy 13 (pen))
NIR: D. Wells (Barry Town); G. Lyttle (Peterborough), B. McGlinchey (Port Vale), D. Griffin (St Johnstone), P. Morgan (Preston), Jeff Whitley (Man City), L. Feeney (Rangers), G. Graham (C. Palace), A. Kirk (Hearts) [D. Waterman (Portsmouth) 66], D. Healy (Man United), R. Clarke (Portadown) [S. Elliott (Glentoran) 66].
Unused subs: R. Carroll (Wigan) (gk), L. Burns (Port Vale), A. Coote (Norwich).
Referee: A. Freeland (Aberdeen - SCO)

014. 17 August 1999

Friendly International
The Oval, Belfast
Northern Ireland 3 (1) (A. Coote 33, D.Healy 56, 88)
France 1 (1) (F. Kanoute 36)
NIR: D. Miskelly (Oldham Athletic); D. Griffin (St. Johnstone) capt, B. McGlinchey (Gillingham), Jeff Whitley (Manchester City), L. Burns (Port Vale), D. Waterman (Portsmouth), D. Johnson (Blackburn Rovers) [R. Clarke (Portadown) 72], P. McVeigh (Tottenham Hotspur) [D. Healy (Manchester United) 46], A. Coote (Norwich City), G. Graham (Crystal Palace) [R. Graham (Q.P.R.)], S. Friars (Ipswich Town).
FRA: Landreau; Afanou, Domi, Silvestre, Christanval, Casse, Bigne [Callas 46], Kanoute [Bassila 46], Trezeguet [Sakho 46], Dabo, Maoulida.

015. 3 September 1999

2000 UEFA U21 Championship Qualifier - Group Three
Mourneview Park, Lurgan
Northern Ireland (0) 1 (D. Griffin 26)
Turkey (0) 2 (Erhan Albayrak 6, Berkant 8)
NIR: R. Carroll; D. Griffin _ capt [M. Ferguson 89], B. McGlinchey, Jeff Whitley, L. Burns, D. Waterman, D. Johnson, G. Graham, A. Coote, D. Healy [R. Graham 84], S. Friars [P. McVeigh 71]
Unused subs: D. Miskelly (gk), G. Lyttle, R. Clarke, S. Elliott.
Referee: Igor Yarmenchuk (UKR)

016. 7 September 1999

2000 UEFA U21 Championship Qualifier - Group Three
Germany (0) 1 (Voigt 73 (pen))
Northern Ireland (0) 0
NIR: R. Carroll; G. Lyttle, B. McGlinchey, Jeff Whitley capt, L. Burns _, D. Waterman, D. Johnson, G. Graham _, A. Coote _ [R. Graham 85], D. Healy, S. Friars _ [P. McVeigh 78].
Unused subs: D. Miskelly (gk), P. Jennings (gk), M. Ferguson, R. Clarke, S. Elliott.
Referee: Gylfi Thor Orrason (ISL)

017. 8 October 1999

2000 UEFA U21 Championship Qualifier - Group Three
Finland (1) 2 (Niemi 20, Tainio 70)
Northern Ireland (1) 1 (L. Feeney 25)
NIR: R. Carroll; D. Waterman, B. McGlinchey, G. Lyttle, L. Burns, J. Dolan [C. Nixon 64], G. Graham, L. Feeney, P. McVeigh, D. Healy, R. Graham [W. Carlisle 88].
Unused subs: D. Wells (gk), M. Ferguson, M. Harkin, A. Kirk, R. Clarke.
Referee: Darius Miezelis (LTU)

018. 28 March 2000

Friendly International
Malta 1
Northern Ireland 2 (Kirk, Harkin)
NIR:

019. 29 May 2000

International Challenge Tournament
Northern Ireland 1 (Kirk)
Scotland 1
NIR:

020. 2 June 2000

International Challenge Tournament
Northern Ireland 2 (Friars (pen), Hamilton)
Wales 2
NIR:

021. 1 September 2000

2002 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Three
The Oval, Belfast (att: 1,032)
Northern Ireland (0) 1 (G. Hamilton 62)
Malta (1) 1 (M. Galea 22)
NIR: D. Miskelly; D. Kelly, S. Holmes, Jeff Whitley capt, J. Dolan, S. Friars, W. Carlisle, P. McAreavey [T. McFlynn 69], A. Kirk [M. Harkin 80], G. Hamilton, R. Graham.
Unused subs: R. McKinney (gk), G. McCartney, J. Convery, R. Clarke, A. Morrow.
Referee: Gevorg Hovhannisyan (ARM)
* Malta fielded an ineligible player and forfeited the match 0-3.

022. 6 October 2000
2002 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Three
The Oval, Belfast
Northern Ireland (0) 0
Denmark (1) 3
NIR: D. Miskelly; J. Convery, S. Holmes, C. Toner, J. Dolan _, Sean Friars _ capt, R. Graham [M. Harkin 17], P. McAreavey __, A. Kirk [A. Morrow 75], G. Hamilton, G. McCartney [G. McCann 75].
Unused subs: M. Ingham (gk), D. Kelly, G. Scates, W. Carlisle.
Referee: Dietmar Drabek (AUT)

023. 10 October 2000
2002 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Three
Kaplakrikavöllur, Hafnarfjördur
Iceland (0) 2 (Gunnarsson 84, Gudjonsson 90)
Northern Ireland (3)(G. Hamilton 7, S. Friars 11, M. Harkin 32, 63, G. McCann 77)
NIR: D. Miskelly; J. Convery _, S. Holmes, Jeff Whitley capt _ [G. Scates 65], J. Dolan [D. Kelly 82], S. Friars, W. Carlisle __, C. Toner, M. Harkin _, G. Hamilton [A. Kirk], G. McCann
Unused subs: M. Ingham (gk), R. Graham, G. McCartney, A. Morrow.
Referee: Romans Lauks (LVA)

024. 23 March 2001

2002 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Three
The Showgrounds, Ballymena
Northern Ireland (0)
Czech Republic (0) 2 (Baros 47, Pospisil 87)
NIR: M. Ingham; S. Hawe, G. McCartney, C. Toner, D. Kelly, S. Holmes _, G. Scates [R. Graham 65], S. Friars capt, M. Harkin [W. Boyle 75], G. Hamilton, G. McCann [T. McFlynn 82].
Unused subs: D. Miskelly (gk), C. Feeney, G. Simms, O. Morrison.
Referee: Philippe Lauba (SUI)

025. 27 March 2001

2002 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Three
Christo Botev, Vratsa
Bulgaria (2) 2 (Genchev 4, Yanev 27)
Northern Ireland (0) 0
NIR: M. Ingham; G. Simms, G. McCartney, C. Toner _, D. Kelly, S. Holmes, W. Carlisle _, G. McCann [T. McFlynn 46], W. Boyle [O. Morrison 54], G. Hamilton [M. Harkin 65], S. Friars capt.
Unused subs: D. Miskelly (gk), S. Hawe, R. Graham, G. Scates.
Referee: Erol Ersoy (TUR)

026. 1 June 2001

2002 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Three
Windsor Park, Belfast
Northern Ireland (1) 1 (W. Carlisle 3)
Bulgaria (1) 1 (Bukarev 5)
NIR: M. Ingham; D. Kelly, G. McCartney [T. McFlynn 64], C. Toner capt, G. Simms, S. Holmes, W. Carlisle [R. Graham 85], S. Friars, M. Harkin [W. Boyle 75], G. Hamilton, G. McCann.
Unused subs: D. Miskelly (gk), S. Hawe, G. Scates, A. Morrow.
Referee: Bujar Pregja (ALB)

027. 5 June 2001

2002 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Three
Evžena Rošického, Prague
Czech Republic (1) 4 (Kaufman 23, 48, Kobylík 54, Vachoušek 59)
Northern Ireland (0) 0
NIR: M. Ingham; D. Kelly, G. McCann, C. Toner capt [G. Scates 63], G. Simms, S. Holmes [S. Hawe 75], W. Carlisle, T. McFlynn, W. Boyle [R. Graham 78], G. Hamilton, S. Friars.
Unused subs: D. Miskelly (gk), M. Ferguson, A. Morrow, M. Harkin
Referee: Mika Peltola (FIN)

028. 31 August 2001

2002 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Three
Odense Stadion, Odense
Denmark (0) 2 (Skoubo 59, Jorgensen 72)
Northern Ireland (0)
NIR: D. Miskelly; D. Kelly, G. McCartney [T. Capaldi 64], P. McAreavey [T. McFlynn _ 77], G. Simms, S. Holmes, W. Carlisle [S. Carson 77], C. Toner capt, W. Feeney, A. Kirk, G. McCann.
Unused subs: M. Ingham (gk), H. Dickson, B. Close, D. Curran.
Referee: Karen Nalbandyan (ARM)

029. 4 September 2001

2002 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Three
Mourneview, Lurgan
Northern Ireland (1) 1 (G. McCann 11)
Iceland (3) 3 (Toner 58 (og), B. Adalsteinsson 76, Gunnarsson 90+4)
NIR: D. Miskelly; D. Kelly, T. Capaldi, B. Close [P. McAreavey 67], G. Simms, S. Holmes, W. Carlisle [T. McFlynn 81], C. Toner capt, A. Kirk [W. Feeney 63], G. Hamilton, G. McCann _.
Unused subs: M. Ingham (gk), H. Dickson, D. Curran, S. Carson.
Referee: Delce Jakimovski (MKD)

030. 5 October 2001

2002 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Three
Ta' Qali National Stadium, Ta' Qali
Malta (1) 2 (Mattocks 15, Debono 86)
Northern Ireland (1) 2 (W. Boyle 14, G. McCann 51)
NIR: D. Miskelly; H. Dickson __, S. Holmes capt, D. Kelly, G. Simms, G. McCann [P. McAreavey _ 53], W. Carlisle, C. Toner [B. Close 53], W. Boyle [O. Morrison 40], G. Hamilton, T. Capaldi.
Unused subs: C. Tardif (gk), R.Z. Black, T. McFlynn, S. Carson.
Referee: Stéphane Moulin (FRA)

031. 12 February 2002 (BBC)

Friendly International
Windsor Park, Belfast
Northern Ireland 0
Germany 1
NIR:

032. 6 September 2002

Friendly International
Scotland 1
Northern Ireland 1 (L. McEvilly)
NIR:

033. 11 October 2002 (UEFA)

2004 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Six
Polideportivo Municipal, Almansa
Spain 1 (Capaldi 90+3 (og))
Northern Ireland 0
NIR: E. Morris _; C. Baird, A. Capaldi, M. Clyde, G. Simms, G. Melaugh, B. Close [M. Hughes 69], C. Toner capt _, L. McEvilly _ [K. Braniff 90], G. Browne [T. McFlynn 81], P. McCourt
Unused subs: A. Blayney (gk), W. Buchanan, C. Herron, R. Black
Referee: I. Dobrinov (BUL)

034. 15 October 2002 (UEFA/Telegraph)
2004 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Six
The Showgrounds, Ballymena
Northern Ireland 1 (C. Baird 38)
Ukraine 1 (Kabanov 82)
NIR: E. Morris; C. Baird [W. Buchanan 62], A. Capaldi, M. Clyde, G. Simms, G. Melaugh, B. Close, C. Toner capt [M. Hughes 85], L. McEvilly, G. Browne _ [R. Black 76], P. McCourt
Unused subs: A. Blayney (gk), C. Herron, T. McFlynn, K. Braniff
Referee: Johny Ver Eecke (BEL)

035. 11 February 2003

Friendly International
Northern Ireland 3 (G. Melaugh, L. McEvilly, T. McFlynn)
Finland 1
NIR:

036.  28 March 2003 (UEFA)
2004 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Six
City Stadium, AbovyanArmenia 2 (Meloyan 25, Davtyan 65)
Northern Ireland 0
NIR: E. Morris; B. Close _, C. Herron, T. McFlynn, G. Simms capt, A. Capaldi _, M. Hughes, G. Melaugh, L. McEvilly, W. Feeney, O. Morrison.
Unused subs: A. Blayney (gk), A. Hunter, S. Duff, S. Clingan, P. McCourt, G. Browne, K. Braniff
Referee: Emil Laursen (DEN)

037. 1 April 2003 (UEFA)
2004 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Six
The Oval, Belfast
Northern Ireland 2 (C. Toner 35, L. McEvilly 58 (pen))
Greece 6 (Lagos 4, Fotakis 38, Papadopoulos 41, 62 (pen), 82, Salpingidis 47)
NIR: E. Morris; C. Baird _ [P. McCourt 85 _], C. Herron, C. Toner capt [T. McFlynn 45], G. Simms, A. Capaldi, M. Hughes, G. Melaugh _, K. Braniff, W. Feeney [L. McEvilly 6], O. Morrison
Unused subs: A. Blayney (gk), A. Hunter, S. Duff, G. Browne
Referee: Zsolt Szabó (HUN)

038. 10 June 2003 (UEFA)
2004 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Six
Mourneview Park, Lurgan
Northern Ireland 1 (K. Braniff 48)
Spain 4 (Torres 1, 26, Valdo 65, Jorge 67)
NIR: E. Morris; M. Hughes, A. Capaldi, S. Duff, G. Simms _ capt, G. Melaugh, P. McCann _ [T. McFlynn 75], B. Close _, K. Braniff, G. Browne [L. Clarke 69], O. Morrison [S. Campbell 82]
Unused subs: A. Mannus (gk), W. Buchanan, S. Webb, C. Herron
Referee:  Jonas Eriksson (SWE)

039. 5 September 2003 (UEFA)
2004 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Six
RSC Olympiyskiy Stadium, Donetsk
Ukraine (0)(Arampatsis 59)
Northern Ireland (0) 0
NIR: A. Blayney; M. Hughes _, A. Capaldi, W. Buchanan, S. Webb _, G. Melaugh [S. Davis 79], S. Clingan, T. McFlynn capt, L. McEvilly, W. Feeney, H. Davey [L. Clarke 79]
Unused subs: E. Morris (gk), S. Duff, G. Browne, C. Herron
Referee: Draženko Kovačić (CRO)

040. 9 September 2003 (UEFA)
The Showgrounds, Coleraine
2004 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Six
Northern Ireland 3 (W. Feeney 52, T. McFlynn 71, H. Davey 87)
Armenia 1 (Pachajyan 3)
NIR: A. Blayney; B. Close _, A. Capaldi, W. Buchanan, S. Webb, G. Melaugh [T. McFlynn 80], M. Hughes [S. Davis 55], S. Clingan, L. McEvilly capt, W. Feeney [L. Clarke 87], H. Davey
Unused subs: E. Morris (gk), S. Duff, S. Campbell, C. Herron
Referee: Gylfi Thor Orrason (ISL)

041. 10 October 2003 (UEFA)
Kesariani, Athens
2004 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Six
Greece 0
Northern Ireland 1 (W. Feeney 24)
NIR: A. Blayney; B. Close, A. Capaldi, W. Buchanan, S. Webb, S. Clingan, G. Melaugh [M. Hughes 86], T. McFlynn capt, L. McEvilly [K. Braniff 73], W. Feeney, H. Davey
Unused subs: E. Morris (gk), S. Duff, K. Lindsay, C. Brunt, L. Clarke
Referee: Meir Levi (ISR)

042. 18 August 2004
Friendly International
Northern Ireland 0
Switzerland 0
NIR:

043. 8 February 2005 (IrishFA)
Friendly International
The Oval, Belfast
Northern Ireland 2 (0) (Brunt 48, Morrow 61)
Scotland 1 (1) (Maloney 36)
NIR: McGovern;

044. 16 August 2005 (IrishFA)
Friendly International 
Mourneview Park, Lurgan
Northern Ireland 2 (Sheehan 36 (og), Webb 51)
Republic of Ireland 2 (Doyle 64 (pen), 72 (pen))
NIR: McGovern; Hughes, McCrystal, McLean, Webb, Gault (Smylie 73), Gilfillan (Ward 54), Higgins, Braniff (Shiels 76), Morrow (Thompson 76), McCourt (Friars 70)
Unused subs: Julian, McVey, Lindsay

045.  6 February 2006 (IrishFA)
Friendly International 
Herzeilia Stadium, Tel Aviv
Israel 0
Northern Ireland 1 (Clingan 1)
NIR:

046. 8 February 2006 (IrishFA)
Friendly International 
Israel 0
Northern Ireland 1 (Clarke 38)
NIR: McGovern; Callaghan, McCaffrey, Lindsay, Hughes, McVey, Clingan, Ward, McGowan, Clarke, Smylie

047. 28 February 2006 (IrishFA)
Wales 0
Northern Ireland 1 (Morrow 25)
NIR: McGovern; S. Ward, Hughes, Clarke (McVey 66), McCrystal  _, McArdle, Gilfillan (Ervin 46), Clingan, Lafferty (Smylie 83), Morrow (Stewart 87), Scullion (Friars 71).
WAL: Pearce; Lawless (Marc Williams 84), Adam Davies, Williams, Wiggins (Jacobsen 87), Hughes (Easter 46), Mackin (R. Davies 56), MacDonald (James 56), Arron Davies, Calliste, C. Davies _ (Pritchard 73)
Referee: Calum Murray (SCO)

048. 12 April 2006 (IrishFA/UEFA)
2007 UEFA U-21 Premliminary Round
Rheinpark, Vaduz
Liechtenstein (1) 1 (D. Scullion 9 (og))
Northern Ireland (1) 4 (S. Morrow 33, 61, B. Gilfillan 58, D. Scullion 84)
NIR: M. McGovern; S. Ward, J. Hughes, S. Clingan capt, M. McChrystal, R. McArdle, B. Gilfillan [J. Ward 85], R. Clarke [K. McVey 78], S. Morrow, T. Stewart [D. Smylie 63], D. Scullion
Unused subs: W. McFrederick (gk); A. Callaghan, E. Friars, M. Ward

049. 10 May 2006 (UEFA)
2007 UEFA U-21 Premliminary Round
Windsor Park, Belfast
Liechtenstein (0) 0
Northern Ireland (3) 4 (P. Thompson 9, R. Clarke 41, D. Shiels 42, R. McArdle 77)
NIR: M. McGovern; S. Ward, J. Hughes [E. Friars 46], R. McArdle, M. McChrystal, R. Clarke [K. Lafferty 61], B. Gilfillan [J. Ward 71], S. Clingan capt, P. Thompson, D. Shiels, D. Scullion
Unused subs: J. Tuffery (gk); K. McVey, T. Stewart
Northern Ireland win 8-1 on aggregate



050. 16 May 2006
Friendly International
Northern Ireland 1
Scotland 0
NIR: 



051. 16 August 2006 (UEFA / BBC)
2007 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Ten
UNIREA, Urziceni
Romania (2) 3 (Pulhac 33, Kereru 41, Florescu 84 (pen))
Northern Ireland (0) 0
NIR: M. McGovern; S. Ward, J. Hughes, R. McArdle, M. McChrystal capt, J. Evans, B. Gilfillan [R. Clarke 65], C. Brunt, P. Thompson [T. Stewart 82], D. Shiels, D. Scullion [C. Turner 76]
Unused subs: J. Tuffey (gk); D. McCaffrey, E. Friars, D. Smylie

052. 1 September 2006 (UEFA / BBC)
2007 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Ten
Mourneview Park, Lurgan
Northern Ireland (0) 2 (Shiels 69 (pen), Stewart 81)
Germany (2) 3 (Hilbert 13, Helmes 36, Trochowski 66)
NIR: M. McGovern capt; S. Ward [T. Stewart 75], J. Hughes, J. Evans, R. McArdle, D. Smylie [C. Turner 57], B. Gilfillan, R. Clarke, P. Thompson, D. Shiels, D. Scullion [D. Buchanan 59]
Unused subs: J. Tuffey (gk); D. McCaffrey, A. Callaghan, J. Ward

053. 14 November 2006
Friendly International
Germany 2 
Northern Ireland 1 (D. Fordyce)
NIR: 

054. 6 February 2007 (BBC/IrishFA)
Friendly International
The Oval, Belfast
Northern Ireland 0
Wales 4 (Vokes, Jacobson, Evans (2))
NIR: Tuffey, Casement, McCaffrey, Cathcart, McArdle, Howland, Mulgrew, McKenna, Stewart, Fordyce, Hazley.
Subs: Carson, Taylor, Callaghan, Corcoran, Paterson, Jamie Ward, Buchanan, Armstrong.

055. 24 March 2007
Friendly International
Romania
Northern Ireland 0
NIR:

056. 24 May 2007 (BBC)
Friendly International
Firhill Stadium, Glasgow
Scotland (1) 4 (Adams, McAllister, Dorrans, Gilmour)
Northern Ireland (0) 0
NIR: J. Tuffey; 
* a Scotland Under-20 side preparing for the FIFA Under-20 World Cup

057. 1 June 2007 (UEFA/BBC)
2009 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Nine
Stadionul Sheriff, Tiraspol
Moldova (0) 0
Northern Ireland (1) 1 (C. Turner 2)
NIR: J. Tuffey capt; J. Taylor, K. McVey, C. Casement, R. McArdle, A. Callaghan, C. Turner [J. Mulgrew 52], R. Garrett, T. Stewart, D. Fordyce, D. Buchanan [D. McCaffrey 63]
Unused subs: T. Carson (gk); R. Weir, M. Donnelly, M. Carville

058. 21 August 2007 (BBC)
Friendly International
Northern Ireland 2 
Finland 1
NIR: Tuffey, Callaghan, Taylor, McArdle, Casement, Garrett, Mulgrew, McKenna, Stewart, Fordyce, Buchanan.
Subs: Carson, Simpson, McManamin, Carvill, Hazley, Waterworth, McAlistair.

059. 7 September 2007 (UEFA)
2009 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Nine
Mourneview Park, Lurgan
Northern Ireland (0) 0
Germany (0) 3 (Ebert 78, Ozil 90, Hennings 90+2)
NIR: J. Tuffey capt, A. Callaghan, J. Taylor, R. McArdle, C. Casement, R. Garrett, C. Turner [M. Carville 80], K. McKenna, T. Stewart [A. Waterworth 89], D. Fordyce, D. Buchanan [D. McCaffrey 85]
Unused subs: C. Keenan (gk); C. Cathcart, K. McVey, J. Mulgrew

060. 12 September 2007
2009 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Nine
Luxembourg (1) 1 (Sagramola 10)
Northern Ireland (0) 2 (D. Fordyce 53, A. Waterworth 74)
NIR: J. Tuffey capt; A. Callaghan, J. Taylor, R. McArdle, C. Casement, R. Garrett, C. Turner [J. Mulgrew 62], K. McKenna, T. Stewart [A. Waterworth 59], D. Fordyce, D. Buchanan [M. Carville 70]
Unused subs: T. Carson (gk); C. Cathcart, K. McVey, D. McCaffrey

061. 17 October 2007 (UEFA)
2009 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Nine
Mourneview Park, Lurgan
Northern Ireland (0) 1 (C. Turner 57)
Israel (1) 3 (Buzaglo 1, Shechter 51, Azreil 81)
NIR: J. Tuffey capt; A. Kane, J. Taylor, R. McArdle, C. Casement, A. Chapman [J. Mulgrew 55], C. Turner, D. Fordyce, T. Stewart [A. Waterworth 55], M. Carville, D. Buchanan [M. McAllister 77]
Unused subs: T. Carson (gk); C. Cathcart, K. McVey, D. McCaffrey

062. 16 November 2007 (UEFA)
2009 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Nine
Mourneview Park, Lurgan
Northern Ireland (4) 5 (D. Buchanan 2, A. Waterworth 5, C. Turner 8, 56, J. Ward 27)
Luxembourg (0) 0
NIR: J. Tuffey capt [T. Carson 46]; A. Kane, A. Callaghan, R. McArdle, C. Cathcart, R. Garrett [D. Howland 46], C. Turner, M. O'Connor, A. Waterworth, J. Ward [M. Carville 71], D. Buchanan
Unused subs: C. Casement, J. Mulgrew, D. Fordyce, T. Stewart

063. 20 November 2007 (UEFA)
2009 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Nine
Mourneview Park, Lurgan
Northern Ireland (3) 3 (O'Connor 4, Ward 10, Buchanan 11)
Moldova (0) 0
NIR: J. Tuffey capt; A. Kane, A. Callaghan, R. McArdle, C. Cathcart, R. Garrett, C. Turner [J. Mulgrew 75], M. O'Connor [T. Stewart 70], A. Waterworth, J. Ward [D. Fordyce 60], D. Buchanan
Unused subs: T. Carson (gk); C. Casement, D. Howland, M. Carville

064. 6 February 2008 (UEFA)
2009 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Nine
Ramat Gan Stadium, Tel Aviv
Israel (0) 2 (Sahar 66, Srur 86)
Northern Ireland (0) 1 (T. Stewart 81)
NIR:

065. 26 March 2008 (IrishfFA)
Friendly International
The Showgrounds, Ballymena
Northern Ireland (0) 1 (Thomas Stewart 64)
Romania (2)(Ciprian Deac 28, Claudiu Keseru 45, Torje 71)
NIR: Carson [Tuffey 46]; Kane, McCaffrey [Callaghan 46], Casement, McArdle, Garrett, Turner [McVey 79], Howland [Buchanan 46], Waterworth [Fordyce 62], Carvill [Stewart 62], Meenan [Mulgrew 60]
Referee: Mark Whitby (WAL)
NI U21 vs Romania, 26 March 2008 (theGAWA)
A. Waterworth, R. McArdle, T. Carson, C. Casement, D. McCaffrey, A. Kane
D. Howland, C. Turner, R. Garrett, M. Carvill, D. Meenan
066. 19 August 2008
VI International Valeri Lobanovsky Memorial Tournament
Northern Ireland 0
Poland 1
NIR:
NI U21 vs Poland, 19 August 2008 (Roy Cathcart)
J. Flynn, T. Carson, C. Cathcart, D. Lafferty, C. Evans, J. Lawrie, A. Little, P. Lowry, A. Chapman, C. Casement, J. McClean
067. 20 August 2008
VI International Valeri Lobanovsky Memorial TournamentUkraine 4
Northern Ireland 1 (C. Casement)
NIR:
NI U21 vs Ukraine, 20 August 2008 (Roy Cathcart)
J. Flynn, T. Carson, D. Lafferty, A. Little, C. Cathcart, B. McKay, J. McClean, E. O'Kane, S. Stewart, C. Casement, P. Lowry
068. 5 September 2008
2009 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Nine
Germany 3
Northern Ireland 0
NIR:

069. 18 November 2008
Friendly International
New Douglas Park, Hamilton
Scotland 1 (1)
Northern Ireland 3 (2) (J. McQuoid (2), A. Little)
NIR:

070. 31 March 2009
Friendly International
Shamrock Park, Portadown
Northern Ireland 1 (C. Casement)
Ukraine 1
NIR:

071. 11 August 2009
Friendly International
Portugal 2 (Fabio Coentrao 57,  Yazalde 61)
Northern Ireland 1 (S. Duffy 74 (pen))
NIR: S. O'Neill; C. Casement, C. Magnay, C. Evans _ [R. Shroot], S. Duffy, J. Flynn __77, P. Lowry [M. Donnelly [S. Gibb]], R. Garrett, J. Magennis, A. McGurk [J. Lawrie], S. Ferguson [O. Norwood]
Unused sub: T. Carson
NI U21 vs Portugal, 11 August 2009 (Roy Cathcart)
J. Flynn, C. Magnay, S. O'Neill, S. Duffy, J. Magennis, A. McGurk, P. Lowry
R. Garrett, C. Evans, C. Casement, S, Ferguson
072. 4 September 2009
2011 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Five
Chance Arena, Jablonec nad Nisou
Czech Republic (0) 2 (Gecov 72, Dočkal 83)
Northern Ireland (0) 0
NIR: T. Carson; L. Hodson, C. Casement [D. Lafferty 70], R. Weir, C. Cathcart capt [P. Lowry 82], S. Duffy, M. Bryan [M. Donnelly 67], R. Garrett _, B. Kee, J. Magennis, J. McQuoid
Unused subs: S. O'Neill (gk), R. Shroot, W. McKay
Shane Duffy missed a penalty on 50 minutes.

073. 8 September 2009
2011 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Five
The Showgrounds, Coleraine
Northern Ireland (0) 2 (Magennis 58, 76)
Iceland (4)(Vidarsson 15 (pen), A. Gunnarsson 32, Finnbogason 42, Gíslason 44, 64, Gudmundsson 57)
NIR: T. Carson; L. Hodson, J. Taylor [D. Jarvis 73], R. Weir, S. Duffy, C. Casement capt, M. Carville, R. Garrett, J. McQuoid, W. McKay [J. Magennis 46], R. Shroot [M. Donnelly 46]
Unused subs: S. O'Neill (gk), S. McCashin, P. Lowry, M. Bryan

074. 13 October 2009
2011 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Five
Grindavíkurvöllur, GrindavikIceland (0) 2 (Gudmundsson 56, Jósefsson 70)
Northern Ireland (0) 1 (Lawrie 80)
NIR: S. O'Neill; A. Chapman, J. Dudgeon, C. Evans, C. Cathcart capt _, J. Flynn, J. Lawrie _, B. Kee, J. Magennis, J. McQuoid [W. McKay 68], J. McClean
Unused subs: N. Morgan (gk), S. McCashin, C. Ramsey, L. Colligan, M. Bryan, S. Stewart

075. 13 November 2009 (UEFA)
2011 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Five
The Oval, Belfast
Northern Ireland (0) 1 (O. Norwood 90+4)
Germany (0) 1 (Choupo-Moting 90)
NIR: T. Carson; L. Hodson, R. McGivern, C. Evans, J. Flynn, C. Cathcart capt, R. Weir, O. Norwood, B. Kee [J. Magennis 69], J. Lawrie, J. Dudgeon [J. McClean 34]
Unused subs: S. O'Neill (gk), S. Ferguson, L. Boyce, J. McQuoid, C. Casement



076. 17 November 2009 (UEFA)
2011 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Five
The Showgrounds, Ballymena
Northern Ireland (0) 1 (Norwood 82)
Czech Republic (2) 2 (Zeman 36, Kozak 38)
NIR: T. Carson; L. Hodson [J. McQuoid 46], R. McGivern, C. Evans, J. Flynn _, C. Cathcart capt, R. Weir [C. Casement 71], O. Norwood, B. Kee, J. Lawrie [S. Ferguson 80], J. McClean
Unused subs: S. O'Neill (gk), L. Boyce, J. Magennis

077. 2 March 2010
2011 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Five
Serravalle
San Marino 0
Northern Ireland 3 (Norwood 24, 78, Lawrie 38)
NIR: S. O’Neill (Ballymena United); L. Hodson (Watford), J. Flynn _ (Blackburn Rovers, on loan at Accrington Stanley), C. McLaughlin _ (Preston North End), P. McLaughlin _ (Newcastle United); R. Weir (Sunderland) [D. Jarvis (Aberdeen) 84], C. Evans (Manchester United) [L. Boyce (Cliftonville 46], O. Norwood (Manchester United), J. Lawrie (Port Vale, on loan at Kidderminster Harriers), B. Kee (Leicester City, on loan at Accrington Stanley) [M. Bryan (Watford) 59], B. McKay (Northampton Town)
Unused subs: C. Devlin (Manchester United) (gk), W. Grigg (Walsall), C.Ramsey (Ballymena United).

078. 3 September 2010
2011 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Five
The Showgrounds, Coleraine
Northern Ireland 4 (Little 4, 85 (pen), McGivern 15 (pen), Grigg 90+2)
San Marino 0
NIR: W. Drummond (Glasgow Rangers); L. Hodson (Watford), A. Thompson (Watford), R. McGivern _ (Manchester City, on loan at Walsall), S. Ferguson (Newcastle United); O. Norwood (Manchester United), R. Weir (Sunderland), P. McLaughlin (Newcastle United) [R. Blake (Brentford) 86]; A. Little (Glasgow Rangers); L. Boyce (Werder Bremen) [K. Millar (Oldham Athletic) 55], J. Magennis (Aberdeen) [W. Grigg (Walsall) 71].
Unused subs: C.Devlin (Manchester United) (gk), J.Gray (Middlesbrough)

079. 7 September 2010
2011 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Five
Sportspark, Ingolstad
Germany 3 (Holtby 42, 60, Herrmann 67)
Northern Ireland 0
NIR: C. Devlin (Manchester United): A. Thompson (Watford) [W. Grigg (Walsall) 72], L. Hodson (Watford), R. Weir (Sunderland), J. Flynn (Ross County), R. McGivern (Manchester City, on loan at Walsall); A. Little (Glasgow Rangers), O. Norwood (Manchester United) [P. McLaughlin (Newcastle United) 44], L. Boyce (Werder Bremen); B. McKay (Northampton Town) [J. Magennis (Aberdeen) 64]; S. Ferguson (Newcastle United).
Unused subs: W. Drummond (Glasgow Rangers) (gk); J. Lawrie (AFC Telford); K. Millar (Oldham Athletic); J. Gray (Middlesbrough)

080. 17 November 2010
Friendly International
Firhill Stadium, Glasgow
Scotland 3 (Griffiths 12, Hanlon 65, Ross 89)
Northern Ireland 1 (O'Kane 36)
NIR: W. Drummond (Glasgow Rangers); C. McLaughlin (Preston North End), D. Devine (Preston North End) [L. Bagnall (Sunderland) 46], S. McCashin (Jerez Industrial), S. Ferguson (Newcastle United); M. Bryan (Watford) [C. Lavery (Ipswich Town) 75], J. Breeze (Wigan Athletic) [S. Clucas (Preston North End) 84], P. McLaughlin (Newcastle United), E. O’Kane (Torquay United) [J. Carson (Ipswich Town) 54]; W. Grigg (Walsall); B. Kee (Torquay United) [L. Boyce (Werder Bremen) 56].
Unused sub: G.Deane (Queen’s Park Rangers) (gk)

081. 9 February 2011
Friendly International
The Racecourse, Wrexham
Wales 2 (Alfei 42 (pen), Ogleby 72)
Northern Ireland 0
NIR: C. Devlin (Manchester United); R. Blake (Brentford, on loan at Ebbsfleet United) [Millar (Oldham Athletic) 61], C. Hegarty (Rangers) [D. Devine (Preston North End) 46], R. McGivern (Manchester City), S. Ferguson (Newcastle United); S. Clucas (Preston North End), P. McLaughlin (Newcastle United), M. Lund (Stoke City) [C. Winchester (Oldham Athletic) 75], J. Carson (Ipswich Town) [J. Magennis (Aberdeen) 46], J. Lawrie (AFC Telford), W. Grigg (Walsall).
Unused subs: G. Deane (Queens Park Rangers) (gk); J. Gray (unattached); A. Mitchell (Rangers)

082. 31 May 2011
2013 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Four
Gundadalur Stadium, Gundadalur
Faroe Islands 0
Northern Ireland 0
NIR: C. Devlin, S. Clucas [C. Winchester 82], N. Hanley, O. Norwood, C. Ramsey, C. Hegarty, W. Grigg [M. Ball 72], M. Lund, L. Boyce, J. Magennis [M. Bryan 72], J. Carson
Unused subs: W. Drummond (gk), S. McCashin, R. McKeown, J. Lawrie.

083. 10 August 2011
2013 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Four
The Oval, Belfast
Northern Ireland 4 (Kee 25, 29, 75, Magennis 32)
Faroe Islands 0
NIR: C. Devlin; J. Knowles __79, J. Dudgeon, P. McLaughlin _, C. Hegarty _, R. McKeown, M. Lund [J. Breeze 60], O. Norwood, B. Kee, J. Magennis [L. Boyce 65], J. Carson [W. Grigg 73].
Unuses subs: W. Drummonf (gk), M. Ball, S. McCashin, C. Ramsey.
NI U21 vs Faroe Islands, 10 August 2011 (Roy Cathcart)
J. Magennis, C. Hegarty, C. Devlin, M. Lund, J. Carson, R. McKeown
P. McLaughlin, B. McKee, J. Dudgeon, J. Knowles, O. Norwood
084. 2 September 2011 (UEFA)
2013 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Four
Serbia 1 (Milvojevic 17)
Northern Ireland 0
NIR: C. Devlin; C. McLaughlin _50, R. McKeown, P. McLaughlin, S. McCashin [S. Clucas 64], C. Ramsey, W. Grigg [J. Magennis 64], O. Norwood _, B. Kee capt _, J. Carson _, S. Ferguson [J. Breeze 77]
Unused subs: W. Drummond (gk), M. Ball, L. Boyce, C. Winchester

085. 6 September 2011 (UEFA)

2013 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Four
The Oval, Belfast
Northern Ireland 0
Denmark 3 (Helenius 6, Laudrup 81, E. Laursen 88)
NIR: C. Devlin; C. Winchester, R. McKeown, J. Breeze _ [M. Ball 65], C. Hegarty capt _, C. Ramsey _, S. Dallas [W. Grigg 65], O. Norwood _, L. Boyce [M. McLellan], J. Magennis _, S. Ferguson

Unused subs: W. Drummond (gk), S. McCashin, P. McLaughlin, J. Watson

086. 15 November 2011 (UEFA)

2013 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Four
The Showgrounds, Coleraine
Northern Ireland 0
Serbia 2 (S. Markovic 80, Gudelj 83 (pen))
NIR: C. Devlin; L. Hodson capt, J. Dudgeon _, S. Clucas, A. Thompson, C. McLaughlin, S. Ferguson  _ [C. Winchester 79], J. Carson _, J. Magennis _, W. Grigg [J. Knowles _], J. Gorman [C. Lavery 79]
Unused subs: W. Drummond (gk), C. Hegarty, P. McLaughlin, R. Donnelly

087. 10 May 2012 (UEFA)

2013 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Four
Milano Arena, Kumanovo
FYR of Macedonia 1 (Urdinov 83 (pen))
Northern Ireland 0
NIR: C. Devlin _; L. Hodson, R. McGivern capt _, A. Thompson, C. McLaughlin, S. Clucas _, R. McLaughlin [C. Lavery 77], O. Norwood _, W. Grigg, M. Lund [M. McClure 86], S. Ferguson _
Unused subs: G. Deane (gk), J. Watson, S. McCartan, D. Morgan, R. McKeown

088. 15 August 2012 (IrishFA)

Friendly International
Hungary 3 (András Gosztonyi 19, Greg Beliczky 48, András Rádo 62)
Northern Ireland 2 (Shane McEleney 25, James Gray 90+4 (pen))
NIR: Devlin; Thompson, McKeown, Jones, Hegarty, McEleney, Ball, Mitchell, Gray, McAlinden, Dallas
subs: Glendinning (gk), McGuinness, McDaid, McCashin, Robinson, Boyce, Winchester

089. 7 September 2012 (UEFA)

2013 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Four
The Oval, Belfast
Northern Ireland 1 (Magennis 10)
FYR of Macedonia 3 (Stefan Spirovski 48, Filip Timov 72, Aleksandar Stankov 90+2)
NIR: C. Devlin; J. Magennis, R. McKeown, S. Clucas, A. Thompson, C. McLaughlin __90+1, C. Winchester, A. Mitchell [M. Lund 60 _], B. Kee [J. Gray 68], P. McLaughlin capt [M. Ball 78], L. McAlinden
Unused subs: R. Glendinning (gk), K. Millar, C. Hegarty, M. McClure.

090. 10 September 2012 (UEFA)

2013 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Four
Denmark (3) 3 (E. Larsen 8, Albaek 28 (pen), Laudrup 45+1)
Northern Ireland (0) 0
NIR: Glendinning; Magennis _, McKeown, Clucas, Thompson, Hegarty, C. Winchester [Millar 55 _], M. Ball [Kee 81], Gray [McClure 64], P. McLaughlin, Kane
Unused subs: Devlin (gk), Robinson, McAlinden, Mitchell.

091. 13 November 2012 (BBC report)

Friendly International
Bloomfield Road, Blackpool
England 2 (1) (Wickham, Afobe (pen))
Northern Ireland 0 (0)
Referee: J. Beaton (SCO)
NIR: Devlin (Glendinning 77); Hodson (C McLaughlin 46), Flanagan (McEleney 46), Thompson (Hegarty 77), McKeown (Donnelly 85); Lund (McAlinden 77); C. Winchester (Gorman 61), Clucas (Morgan 67), P McLaughlin, Carson; Magennis (Boyce 77).
ENG: Amos (Steele 46); Smith (Clyne 61), Wisdom (Maguire 61), Lees, Robinson (Moore 84); Henderson (Chalobah 77), McEachran (Hughes 66), Townsend (Afobe 61); Powell, Ince (Waghorn 77), Wickham.
Subs: Johnstone (g).



092. 31 May 2013 (IrishFA/UEFA)
2015 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Nine
Makarios Stadium, Nicosia
Cyprus 3 (1) (Roushias 19, Theodorou 59, Soritiou 69)
Northern Ireland 0 (0)
NIR: Glendinning, Robinson, McKeown capt, Sendles-White, Mitchell, Lester, Gray _, Brobbell, McNally [D. Ball 71], Tempest [Reid 62], J. Winchester [Shields 60]
Unused Subs: Brennan (gk), Donnelly, M. Ball, Millar

093. 14 August 2013 (BBC)
Friendly International
Stangmore Park, Dungannon (att: c.250)
Northern Ireland 1 (1) (Adam Thompson 24)
Denmark 4 (1) (P. Jensen 17, N. Brock-Madsen 57, 62, R. Jensen 63)
NIR: C. Brennan; J. Sendles-White, R. McKeown, A. Thompson capt, L. McCullough, G. Tempest, K. Millar, J. Carson, R. Brobbel, J. Gray, R. Donnelly
subs: R. Glendinning (gk), J. Robinson (unused), A. Mitchell (unused), D. Morgan, M. Ball, C.Lester (unused), J. Gorman, R. Sharpe, C. Lavery
NI U21 vs Denmark, 14 August 2013
Rory Donnelly, Luke McCullough, Connor Brennan, Jamie Sendles-White, Rory McKeown, James Gray
Ryan Brobbel, Josh Carson, Adam Thompson, Greg Tempest, Kirk Millar
094. 9 September 2013 (BBC/UEFA)
2015 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Nine
Stadion Den Dreef, Leuven (att: 3,994)
Belgium 1 (1) (Batshuayi 43)
Northern Ireland 0 (0)
NIR: C. Brennan; L. Donnelly __, R. Sharpe, A. Thompson capt, J. Sendles-White _, D. Ball _ [J. Reid 81], K. Millar [S. Shields 46], C. Winchester [P. McElroy 62], J. Gray, R. Brobbel, J. Carson _
Unused subs: R. Glendinning (gk); L. McCullough, D. Morgan, A. Mitchell

095. 11 October 2013 (BBC/UEFA)
2015 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Nine
Mourneview Park, Lurgan (att: c.150)
Northern Ireland (0) 0
Belgium (1) 1 (Batshuayi 44)
NIR: C. Brennan; C. Winchester _, R. McKeown, L. McCullough _, J. Sendles-White _, S. Clucas, R. Brobbel [S. McCartan 71], G. Tempest [K. Millar 54], J. Gray, J. Carson capt _, R. Sharpe [J. Gorman 46]
Unused subs: R. Glendinning (gk); D. Morgan, M. Duffy, P. McElroy
NI U21 v Belgium, 11 October 2013 (@ourweecountry)
096: 15 October 2013 (UEFA)
2015 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Nine
Metalac Stadium, Gornji Milanovac
Serbia (0) 3 (Morgan 63 (og), Milunovic 64, Vitas 74)
Northern Ireland (0) 1 (J. Gray 54)
NIR: C. Brennan; L. Donnelly; R. McKeown capt, L. McCullough, R. Sharpe, D. Morgan _, R. Brobbel [L. Conlan 84], C. Winchester [G. Tempest 69], J. Gray, S. McCartan _ [J. Gorman 62], K. Millar
Unused subs: R. Glendinning (gk); M. Duffy, L. Nolan



097: 14 November 2013 (UEFA)
2015 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Nine
Stadio Giglio, Reggio Emilia
Italy (1) 3 (Viviani 26, Rozzi 86, Belotti 88)
Northern Ireland (0) 0
NIR: C. Brennan; L. Donnelly _, R. McKeown, A. Thompson, L. McCullough, J. Sendles-White, C. Winchester, D. Morgan [G. Tempest 67] [R. Brobbel 72], J. Gray _ [C. Lavery 79], K. Millar, J. Carson capt
Unused subs: R. Glendinning; L. Conlan, S. McCartan, J. Gorman
The Irish FA's Elite Performance Director, Jim Magilton took charge of the Northern Ireland team for this and the following match as Stephen Robinson was coaching the Under-17 squad for their UEFA qualification games.

098: 19 November 2013 (UEFA)

2015 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Nine
Mourneview Park, Lurgan
Northern Ireland (0) 1 (Christofides* 85 (og))
Cyprus (0) 0
NIR: C. Brennan; L. Donnelly, L. Conlan, G. Tempest, L. McCullough capt, J. Sendles-White _, C. Winchester, R. Brobbel _, C. Lavery [S. McCartan 75], K. Millar [J. Gorman 66], J. Carson [C. McGeehan _ 66]
Unused subs: R. Glendinning (gk); R. McKeown, A. Thompson, D. Morgan
* Deflected a Johnny Gorman freekick into his own net. Many sources credit Gorman with the goal.
NI U21 vs Cyprus, 19 November 2013
Josh Carson, Jamie-Sendles White, Ryan Brobbel, Greg Tempest, Liam Donnelly, Caolan Lavery, Luke Conlan, Kirk Millar, Carl Winchester, Conor Brennan, Luke McCullough
099: 5 March 2014 (UEFA IrishFA)
2015 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Nine
Mourneview Park, Lurgan
Northern Ireland (0) 0
Italy (0) (Rugani 59, Trotta 89)
NIR: C. Brennan _ (Kilmarnock); L. Donnelly (Fulham), L. Conlan (Bunley), S. Clucas _ (Bristol Rovers) [P. McNair (Man Utd) 77], L. McCullough capt (Doncaster), J. Sendles-White (QPR), C. Winchester (Oldham), C. McGeehan (Norwich) [L. Nolan (Crewe) 62], C. Lavery (Sheff Wed), R. Brobbel (Middlesbrough), K. Millar (Oldham) [J. Gray (Accrington) 66]
Unused subs: C. Johns (gk) (Southampton), R. Marshall (Glenavon), J. Gorman (Leyton Orient), S. Shields (Dagenham & Redbridge)


NI U21 v Italy, 5 March 2014
Cameron McGeehan, Luke McCullough, Luke Conlan, Conor Brennan, Caolan Lavery, Jamie Sendles-White
Ryan Brobbel, Liam Donnelly, Kirk Millar, Seanan Clucas, Carl Winchester
100: 9 September 2014 (BBC IrishFA UEFA)
2015 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Nine
Shamrock Park, Portadown
Northern Ireland (0) 1 (Brobbel 67)
Serbia (2) 4 (Pešić 34, S. Srnić 36, 56, Kostić 58)
NIR: Chris Johns (Southampton); Cameron Dummigan (Burnley), Luke Conlan (Burnley) [Aaron Burns (Linfield) _ 76], Josh Doherty (Watford) [Kirk Millar (Linfield) 57], Jamie Harney (West Ham), Jamie Sendles-White (QPR), Carl Winchester (Oldham), Patrick McNair (Man United) [Cameron McGeehan (Norwich) 83], James Gray (Accrington) _ capt, Michael Duffy (Derry), Ryan Brobbel (Middlesbrough)
Unused subs: Conor Brennan (gk) (Kilmarnock); Rhys Marshall (Glenavon), Liam Nolan (Crewe), Aaron McEneff (Tottenham)
Ref: Hugo Miguel (POR)
NI U21 v Serbia U21, 9 September 2014
Carl Winchester, Ryan Brobbel, Cameron Dummigan, Luke Conlan, Michael Duffy, Paddy McNair, Josh Doherty, Jamie Sendles-White, Jamie Harney, Chris Johns, James Gray
101: 5 September 2015
2017 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Three
Mourneview Park, Lurgan
Northern Ireland (1) 1 (M. Kennedy 7)
Scotland (1) 2 (R. Christie 33, R. Fraser 61)
NIR: Conor Brennan; Cameron Dummigan, Luke Conlan [Rhys Sharpe 74], Liam Donnelly capt, Ryan Johnson, Jamie Sendles-White, Ryan McLaughlin, Dale Gorman _, Mikhail Kennedy, Shay McCartan [Lewis Maloney 61], Michael Duffy [Robbie McDaid 87]
Unused subs: Conor Mitchell (gk); James Singleton, Joel Cooper, Darren McKnight
Ref: Andris Treimanis (LVA)


NI U21 - Scotland U21, 5 September 2015
Luke Conlan, Ryan McLaughlin, Ryan Johnson, Conor Brennan, Shay McCartan, Jamie Sendles-White
Cameron Dummigan, Dale Gorman, Mikhail Kennedy, Michael Duffy, Liam Donnelly
102: 8 September 2015 (BBC)
2017 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Three
Fylkisvöllur, Reykjavik
Iceland (1) 1 (Thrandarson 37)
Northern Ireland (1) 1 (Johnson 2)
NIR: Conor Brennan; Cameron Dummigan, Rhys Sharpe, Liam Donnelly capt, Ryan Johnson, Lewis Maloney, Ryan McLaughlin [Shay McCartan 82], James Singleton, Mikhail Kennedy, Darren McKnight, Michael Duffy
Unused subs: Conor Mitchell (gk); Luke Conlan, Joel Cooper, Josh Doherty, Jordan Stewart, Robbie McDaid
Ref: Mohammed Al-Hakim (SWE)



103: 13 October 2015 (BBC/IrishFA)
2017 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Three
Mourneview Park, Lurgan
Northern Ireland (1) 1 (J. Doherty 43)
FYR Macedonia (0) 2 (Bardi 46, Markoski 85)
NIR: C. Brennan; C. Dummigan _, R. Sharpe, L. Donnelly capt, J. Doherty _, D. McKnight, G. Whyte [L. Maloney 86], J. Singleton [S. McCartan 70], M. Kennedy [R. McDaid 89], C. Camps _, M. Duffy
Unused subs: C. Mitchell (gk); L. Conlan, J. Cooper, J. McDonagh
Ref: S. Szabo (HUN)
NI U21 - FYR Macedonia U21, 14 October 2015 (courtesy of Roy Cathcart)
Rhys Sharpe, Callum Camps, Darren McKnight, Conor Brennan, Liam Donnelly, Michael Duffy
Cameron Dummigan, Josh Doherty, Gavin Whyte, James Singleton, Mikhail Kennedy
104: 12 November 2015 (IrishFA BBC)
2017 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Three
Roudourou, Guingamp
France 1 (0) (Crivelli 82)
Northern Ireland 0 (0) 
NIR: C. Brennan; C. Dummigan, L. Conlan, J. Doherty, L. McCullough capt, D. McKnight, R. McLaughlin _ [S. McCartan 75], L. Maloney_, M. Kennedy _ [R. McDaid 87], G. Whyte [J. Stewart 67], M. Duffy
Unused subs: C. Mitchell (gk); R. Sharpe, J. McDonagh.
Ref: Zaven Hovhannisyan (ARM)


NI U21 - France U21, 12 November 2015
Luke McCullough, Darren McKnight, Michael Duffy, Conor Brennan, Gavin Whyte, Cameron Dummigan
Ryan McLaughlin, Lewis Mahoney, Mikhail Kennedy, Josh Doherty, Luke Conlan

105: 17 November 2015 (IrishFA BBC)
2017 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Three
Mourneview Park, Lurgan
Northern Ireland (0) 1 (McCartan 53)
Ukraine (0) 2 (Kovalenko 64, 73)
NIR: C. Brennan; C. Dummigan, L. Conlan, J. Doherty, L. McCullough capt, D. McKnight, G. Whyte _ [J. Stewart _ 78], L. Mahoney, R. McDaid [J. McDonagh 84], S. McCartan, M. Duffy [J. Cooper 78]
Unused subs: C. Mitchell (gk); R. Glendinning, E. McCawl. R. Sharpe
Ref: Valjic Ognjen (BIH)
NI U21 - Ukraine U21, 17 November 2015
Conor Brennan, Michael Duffy, Luke McCullough, Robbie McDaid, Darren McKnight, Cameron Dummigan
Josh Doherty, Lewis Mahoney, Gavin Whyte, Luke Conlan, Shay McCartan

106: 29 March 2016
2017 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Three
St Mirren Park, Paisley
Scotland (0) 3 (McBurnie 58, Cummings 64, 78)
Northern Ireland (1) 1 (McCartan 13)
NIR: C. Brennan; C. Dummigan, L. Donnelly capt, R. Johnson, L. Conlan; R. McLaughlin, L. Maloney, D. Gorman, M. Duffy [J. Cooper 79]; S. McCartan [R. McDaid 84], M. Kennedy [J. Sendles-White 69]
Unued subs: C. Mitchell (gk), R. Sharpe, D. McKnight, J. Donnelly
Ref: Craig Pawson (ENG)
* Conor Brennan saved Jason Cumming's penalty in the 31st minute.

107: 2 September 2016
2017 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Three
Mourneview Park, Lurgan
Northern Ireland (0) 0
Iceland (0) 1 (Aegisson 87)
NIR: C. Mitchell; C. Dummigan, R. Marshall, L. Donnelly capt _, R. Johnson [J. Sendles-White 61], L. Nolan _, G. Whyte, D. Gorman, S. Lavery [L. Rooney 78], J. Thompson, J. Cooper _ [D. Charles 65]
Unused subs: G. Deane (gk); L. Conlan, M. Sykes, J. Doherty
Ref: Ville Nevalainen (FIN)


NI U21 - Iceland U21, 2 September 2016
Ryan Johnson, Gavin Whyte, Liam Nolan, Rhys Marshall, Jordan Thompson, Cameron Dummigan, Joel Cooper, Shayne Lavery, Dale Gorman, Conor Mitchell, Liam Donnelly
108: 6 September 2016
2017 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Three
Nacionalna Arena Filip II Makedonski, Skopje
FYR Macedonia (1) 2 (Doherty 37 og, Markoski 85)
Northern Ireland (0) 0
NIR: C. Mitchell; C. Dummigan capt, L. Conlan, J. Sendles-White, J. Doherty, M. Sykes, D. Charles, D. Gorman [C. Paul 87], S. Lavery _ [G. Whyte 75], J. Thompson _, P. Smyth [J. Cooper 46]
Unused subs: G. Deane (gk); L. Nolan, L. Rooney, R. Marshall
Ref: Boris Marhefka (SVK)

109: 6 October 2016 (Irish FA)
2017 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Three
Obolon, KievUkraine (1) 1 (Besedin 15)
Northern Ireland (1) 1 (Smyth 12)
NIR: C. Mitchell; C. Dummigan, L. Conlan, L. Donnelly capt, L. Nolan, M. Sykes, B. Kennedy, J. Thompson _ [D. McKnight 90], M. Duffy [D. Charles 90+2], C. Quigley, P. Smyth [M. Kennedy 78
Unused Subs: G. Deane (gk), M. Newberry, C. Paul, L. Rooney
Ref: Fran Jovic (CRO)
NI U21 - Ukraine U21, 6 October 2016 (Irish FA)
Luke Conlan, Liam Nolan, Conor Mitchell, Ben Kennedy, Jordan Thompson, Liam Donnelly
Cameron Dummigan, Mark Sykes, Conor Quigley, Paul Smyth, Michael Duffy

110: 11 October 2016
2017 UEFA U-21 Championship Qualifier - Group Three
Windsor Park, Belfast
Northern Ireland (0) 0
France (2) 3 (Augustin 16, 42, Dembele 89)
NIR: C. Mitchell; C. Dummigan, L. Conlan, L. Donnelly capt, C. Quigley [M. Duffy 46], L. Nolan, R. McLaughlin, M. Sykes [D. Gorman _ 65], B. Kennedy [M. Kennedy 86], P. Smyth _, C. McDermott
Unused subs: G. Deane (gk); M. Newberry, B. Hall, D. Charles0
Ref: Joao Pinheiro (POR)

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