Northren Ireland naitional fitbaw team

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Northern Ireland
Nickname(s) Green and White Army, Norn Iron
Association Irish Football Association
Confederation UEFA (Europe)
Heid coach Michael O'Neill
Caiptain Steven Davis
Maist kaips Pat Jennings (119)
Tap scorer David Healy (36)
Hame stadium Windsor Park
First colours
Second colours
FIFA rankin
Current 25 Increase 1 (2 June 2016)
Heichest 25 (Juin 2016)
Lawest 129 (September 2012)
Elo rankin
Current 62 (23 February 2016)
Heichest 5 or 14 (1882 or May 1986)
Lawest 114 (11 October 2013)
First international
 Ireland 0–13 Ingland 
(Belfast; 18 Februar 1882)
As Northren Ireland[citation needit]:
 Northren Ireland 1–3 Scotland 
(Belfast; 3 October 1953)
Biggest win
 Ireland 7–0 Wales 
(Belfast; 1 Februar 1930)
Biggest defeat
 Ireland 0–13 Ingland 
(Belfast; 18 Februar 1882)
Warld Cup
Appearances 3 (first in 1958)
Best result Quairter feenals, 1958
European Championship
Appearances 1 (first in 2016)
Best result Roond o 16, 2016

The Northren Ireland naitional fitbaw team represents Northren Ireland in internaitional fitbaw. Frae 1882 tae 1921 aw o Ireland wis representit bi a single side, the Ireland naitional fitbaw team, organisit bi the Irish Football Association (IFA). In 1921 the jurisdiction o the IFA wis reducit tae Northren Ireland follaein the secession o clubs in the suin-tae-be Erse Free State, awtho its team remained the naitional team for aw o Ireland till 1950, an uised the name Ireland till the 1970s.[1][n 1] The Football Association of Ireland (FAI) organises the separate Republic o Ireland naitional fitbaw team.

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  1. Matthew Taylor (2008). The Association Game: A History of British Football. Harlow:Pearson Education Ltd.
  2. "NIFG: Northern Ireland Programmes 1975–1978". Retrieved 13 June 2016. 
  3. "NIFG: Northern Ireland Programmes 1972–1975". Retrieved 13 June 2016. 
  4. "NIFG: Northern Ireland Programmes 1968–1972". Retrieved 13 June 2016. 

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