Team of the Decade: Northern Ireland

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Welcome to Last Word on Football’s team of the decade series. Today we look at the players and manager who have made it into the Northern Ireland side. Despite an underwhelming start to the decade, the fortunes of the Northern Ireland national team steadily increased as the years went on; they reached the pinnacle of qualifying […] READ MORE


REPORT: Oxford United’s Gavin Whyte Given Price Tag

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Oxford United manager Karl Robinson has put a price tag on winger Gavin Whyte, but the U’s boss is reluctant to sell him. Robinson insists that it will take an offer in excess of £4 million for the Northern Ireland international to depart the Kassam Stadium. Gavin Whyte Given Market Value Whyte’s Career So Far Gavin Whyte […] READ MORE


Euro 2020 Qualifiers Kind to England, But Not Northern Ireland

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The qualifying groups for Euro 2020 have been drawn as 12 cities across Europe get ready to host the 16th edition of the tournament. England face a straightforward group while Northern Ireland have been handed the most difficult task of the Home Nations. Euro 2020 Qualifiers Kind to England, But Not Northern Ireland The route […] READ MORE


The Five Finest All-Celtic Clashes in International Football

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The Celtic nations of the British and Irish Isles – Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland – usually prefer to defeat the English (for most of them, their former imperial master) on the sporting field, but when they are forced to face each other it still creates a unique occasion. The Five Finest […] READ MORE