Michael O’Neill was left to rue to the lack of Premier League experience in his side after Northern Ireland’s spirited display was not enough in Monday’s Euro 2020 qualifying defeat to Germany.
Michael O’Neill admitted it would take time to shake off the disappointment of Monday’s defeat to Germany but insisted he could take encouragement from Northern Ireland’s performance heading into the remaining fixtures of the Euro 2020 qualifiers.
Michael O’Neill called Northern Ireland’s Euro 2020 qualifying defeat to Germany a “wasted opportunity”.
Northern Ireland resume their Euro 2020 qualifying campaign on Monday night with a fixture against Germany at Windsor Park.
Northern Ireland captain Steven Davis believes the pressure is on Germany and Holland as the Euro 2020 qualifying campaign moves into its decisive stage.
Northern Ireland face a crunch Euro 2020 qualifier against Germany on Monday night.
Michael O’Neill has called on his players to draw on the experience of four years ago as they continue their push for qualification for Euro 2020.
Holland head coach Ronald Koeman hailed a “great evening” after the Dutch recorded their first win in Germany for almost 17 years.
Donyell Malen enjoyed a dream debut for Holland after his goal helped give the Dutch their first win in Germany for almost 17 years.
Germany midfielder Leon Goretzka will play no part in Friday’s Euro 2020 qualifier against Holland in Hamburg.
Stuart Dallas believes winning Thursday’s friendly against Luxembourg is vital to Northern Ireland’s hopes of getting a result in Monday’s crunch Euro 2020 qualifier against Germany.
Former Northern Ireland striker Iain Dowie feels Germany will face a much sterner test of their own Euro 2020 ambitions when Joachim Low’s men return to Windsor Park.
Goalkeeper Kevin Trapp has returned to Eintracht Frankfurt on a permanent deal from Paris St Germain for an undisclosed fee.
Nathaniel Phillips has signed a long-term contract with Liverpool and immediately joined Stuttgart on a season-long loan.
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Michael O’Neill has challenged his Northern Ireland players to “take a big scalp” after they gave themselves the perfect platform in Euro 2020 qualifying.
Germany assistant coach Marcus Sorg accepted things could not have gone much better as Germany signed off their season with an 8-0 thrashing of Estonia to maintain a perfect start on the road to Euro 2020.
Germany swept past Estonia with an 8-0 win in Mainz to continue their perfect start to the Euro 2020 Group C qualifying campaign.