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David McCoy

PSNI FC Name: David McCoy Born: Height: Weight: Position: Right-Half Representative Honours: Northern Ireland: 2 Amateur Caps (1971). Club Career: Ards Amateur Biography: To follow. PSNI Northern Ireland Amateur Cap Details: 19-02-1971 Scotland H D 1-1 17-04-1971 Wales... A L 0-1 Summary: 2/0. Won 0, Drew 1, Lost 1.

Bob Johnstone

PSNI FC Name: Robert Boyd Johnstone Born: Height: Weight: Position: Inside-Right Representative Honours: Ireland: 2 Amateur Cap Details (1938-1939) Club Career: Cliftonville Amateur Biography: To follow. PSNI Ireland Amateur Cap Details: 13-04-1938 Scotland H W 2-1 19-04-1939 Scotland A D 1-1 Summary: 2/0. Won 1, Drew 1, Lost 0.

Irwyn McKibbin

Name: Irwyn McKibbin Born: Height: Weight: Position: Goalkeeper Representative Honours: Northern Ireland: 5 Amateur Caps (1969-1973) , Youth. Club Honours: (with Linfield) Gold Cup Winner; City Cup Winner. Club Career: Teams ....... --Seasons-- Signed --Fee-- League FA Cup Europe Other Cliftonville .................. Amateur Derry City .................... Amateur Linfield ................. 1972 Amateur Carrick Rangers .......... 1975 Biography: To follow. LinfieldFC Northern Ireland Amateur Cap Details: 27-09-1969 England. H L 1-4 15-04-1972 Wales... A W 3-0 15-05-1972 England. A W 2-1 06-10-1972 England. A L 1-2 07-04-1973 Wales... A D 1-1 Summary: 5/0. Won 2, Drew 1, Lost 2.

Ivan McAllister

Name: Ivan McAllister Born: Height: Weight: Position: Centre-Half Representative Honours: Northern Ireland: 5 Amateur Caps Club Honours: Club Career: Linfield R.U.C. Biography: To follow. PSNI Northern Ireland Amateur Cap Details: 15-04-1972 Wales... A W 3-0 28-04-1972 Scotland A W 1-0 15-05-1972 England. A W 2-1 07-04-1973 Wales... A D 1-1 12-10-1973 England. A L 0-2 Summary: 5/0. Won 3, Drew 1, Lost 1.

Billy Lyness

PSNI FC Name: William Lyness Born: Height: Weight: Position: Centre-Forward Representative Honours: Ireland:   1 Amateur Cap (1929) . Club Career: Newry Town Amateur Biography: To follow. PSNI Ireland Amateur Cap Details: 10-11-1928 England H L 0-2 Summary: 1/0. Won 0, Drew 0, Lost 1.

UEFA Nations League

 - 2018-19 - 2020-21 - 2022/23 - Announccement 2014: UEFA NATIONS LEAGUE RECEIVES GREEN LIGHT The 54 UEFA member associations have unanimously adopted a four-point resolution entitled “Resolution on National Team Football 2018-2022” at the XXXVIII Ordinary UEFA Congress in Astana which will see the launch of the UEFA Nations League from 2018. The competition will feature promotion and relegation and will replace most international friendlies. "We accept and respect that all UEFA member associations have agreed to create a new competition,” said Wolfgang Niersbach, chairman of the National Teams Competition Committee. “This is a big step for national teams in Europe and we hope that fans will support the new format." The UEFA Nations League and the EURO Qualifiers will be linked, with the new competition allowing an extra chance to qualify for UEFA EURO final tournaments. The competition and proposed amended qualifying formats for the European Qualifiers, starting with UEFA

Northern Ireland Under-19 Line-Ups (2001-date)

Youth -  Home Nations  -  International Youth Tournament  -  Milk Cup Elite Section  -  Under-18/19  -  Under-16/17  - -  UEFA Championship   - Friendlies/Minor Tournaments - - Match Details - - 1981-2001  - 2001-date - NI U19 vs Switzerland, 6 March 2014 Cameron Dumigan, Mark Edgar, Dale Gorman, Sean Mullan, Robbie McDaid, Lewis Collins, Michael Newberry, Jordan Thompson, Levi Ives, Conor Mitchell, Josh Doherty Work in progress 3 October 2001 Under-19 International Friendly Seaview, Belfast Northern Ireland 0 Scotland 2 NIR: Julian (Brentford); Smith (Glenavon) [Woods (Institute)], Gordon (Blackpool), McKeown (Derby), O'Hara (Reading), Ferguson (Leeds) [Malloy (Derby)], Magennis (Coventry) [Browne (Man City)], Cromie (Stoke), Braniff (Millwall), Black (Ayr) [Scullion (Lurgan Celtic)], Hughes (Spurs) Unused subs: Doherty (Sheff Wed), Cleary (Derby), McVeigh (Ayr) 12 October 2001 2002 Under-19 European Championships - Preliminary Group Nine Sportpark

Paddy McNair

Name: Patrick James Coleman McNair Born: 27 April 1995, Ballyclare Height: 6.00 ft Weight: 11.04 st Position: Defender / Midfielder Representative Honours: Northern Ireland: Under-21, 5 Under-19 Caps, 1 Under-17 Cap, 7 Under-16 Schoolboy Caps. Club Career: Teams ....... --Seasons-- Signed -Fee- League . FA Cup FL Cup Europe Ballyclare Colts .............. Youth Manchester U  14/15-15/16   May-11   Youth 15(9)/0 2(0)/0 ...... 1(0)/0 Sunderland ..   16/17-17/18 Aug-16 £5.0 m  Middlesbro' . 18/19- date Jul-18 £5.0m Biography: Paddy McNair joined Manchester United as a sixteen year-old midfielder in 2011. He was converted to defence when the reserve team where short of players and was promoted to the firstteam squad for the first time in August 2014 when he was an unused sub in a League Cup tie at MK Dons. Just a few weeks later he was again thrust into action due to a shortage of players, starting in the centre of defence for a Premier League match against West Ham a

Liam Nolan

Name: Liam Joseph Nolan Born: 20 September 1994, Liverpool Height: 5.09 ft / 1.75 m Weight: 10.12 st / 69 kg Position: Midfielder Representative Honours: Northern Ireland: 1 Under-21 Cap, Youth. Club Career: Teams ...... --Seasons-- Signed -Fee- -League- FA Cup FL Cup Other Everton ...................... Youth Crewe Alex.  13/14-14/15  ......   Youth 14(12)/0 ...... 2(0)/0 1(0)/0 Blackburn R.  .......... Jul-15 Trial . 0 (0)/0 Southport .   15/16-16/17 Aug-15 . Free (National League) Accrington . 17/18- date May-17 . Free Biography: Liam Nolan was a member of Everton's Academy before being released at the age of 16. He followed the well-worn path to Crewe Alexandra, where he made his professional debut against Oldham in September 2013. After an impressive first season, during which he added a Northern Ireland Under-21 cap to those he had won as a youth at the 2013 Milk Cup, he was offered a contract extension. In his second season as a first team player at

592: 5 March 2014

591 vs Turkey   - 592 - 593 vs Uruguay International Friendly Wednesday, 5th March 2014. KO: 20:00 local/18:00 GMT CYPRUS (CYP) 0-0 NORTHERN IRELAND (NIR) (H/T 0-0) Venue: GSP Stadium, Nicosia Attendance: Referee: Liran Liany (ISR) Assistant Referees: Dvir Shimon (ISR), David Biton (ISR) NORTHERN IRELAND: (white shirts, green shorts, white socks) Manager: Michael O'Neill Captain: Steven Davis Mannus [Carroll 46]; Cathcart, McGivern, McAuley _ 76 , Bruce, Norwood [McCourt 73], McGinn [Ferguson 73], Davis, Paterson [K. Lafferty 46], Ward _  [McKay 63 [McArdle 80]], Brunt Unused subs: McGovern (gk), Shiels, Paton, D. Lafferty, Reeves CYPRUS: (all blue) Manager:  Pambos Christodoulou Captain: Konstantinos Makridis Georgallidis; Kyriakou, Antoniades Makridis, Merkis, JĂșnior Dossa Momade, Christofi, Laban  _ , Mitidis, Nikolaou, Aloneftis Subs:  Charalambous, Sielis, Charalambidis, Alexandrou, Loizou, Kyriakou, Efrem, Papathanasiou, Artymaas, Stylianou, Makris

Paul Paton

courtesy of Neil Fentie Name: Paul Paton Born: 18 April 1987, Paisley (SCO) Height: 5.10 ft Weight: Position: Defender / Midfielder Representative Honours: Northern Ireland: Full Caps (2014-) . Club Honours: (with Dundee United) Scottish Cup Runner-Up 2013/14 ; Scottish League Cup Runner-Up 2014/15 . Awards: SPFL Player of the Month September 2014, February 2016 . Club Career: Teams ...... --Seasons-- Signed -Fee- -League- FA Cup FL Cup Other Queen's Park . 05/06-07/08 .. -05 Youth . 89(0)/2 5(1)/0 5(0)/0 6(0)/1 Partick Th. .. 08/09-12/13 May-08 . Free 142(5)/5 . 7(0)/0 7(0)/0 5(1)/0  Dundee Utd ..   13/14-15/16 Jul-13 ...... 71(4)/6 12(1)/0 7(0)/0 St Johnstone  16/17-17/18 May-16 . Free . 38(7)/1 . 1(0)/0 3(3)/0 1(0)/0 Plymouth Arg 17/18 ..... Mar-18 . Free .. 1(2)/0 Falkirk .... 18/19-19/20 Jul-18 .Free East Kilbride ..........  Jul-20 Airdrie .... 20/21 .....   Mar-21 .Loan Biography: Dundee United defensive player called-up for the first time as a la