Northern Ireland national team

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Northern Ireland
Elo Score1780
Elo Ranking
22nd
Attack63
Defence81
Population1 523 000 inhabitants (1978)
Affiliations
  • FIFA: since 1911
  • IFAB: since June 2nd, 1886
  • UEFA: since June 15th, 1954

Northern Ireland national team honours

Northern Ireland last international games

November 29th, 1978 in Bulgaria – Euro qualifier
WNovember 29th, 1978 in Bulgaria
Bulgaria
1697
-38
0 - 21780
+38
Northern Ireland
Euro qualifier
October 25th, 1978 in Northern Ireland – Euro qualifier
WOctober 25th, 1978 in Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland
1742
+10
2 - 11638
-10
Denmark
Euro qualifier
September 20th, 1978 in Ireland – Euro qualifier
DSeptember 20th, 1978 in Ireland
Ireland
1714
-5
0 - 01732
+5
Northern Ireland
Euro qualifier
May 19th, 1978 in Wales – British Championship
LMay 19th, 1978 in Wales
Wales
1804
+12
1 - 01727
-12
Northern Ireland
British Championship
May 16th, 1978 in England – British Championship
LMay 16th, 1978 in England
England
1963
+6
1 - 01739
-6
Northern Ireland
British Championship
May 13th, 1978 in Scotland – British Championship
DMay 13th, 1978 in Scotland
Scotland
1986
-16
1 - 11745
+16
Northern Ireland
British Championship
November 16th, 1977 in Northern Ireland – World Cup qualifier
WNovember 16th, 1977 in Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland
1729
+41
3 - 01805
-41
Belgium
World Cup qualifier
October 12th, 1977 in Northern Ireland – World Cup qualifier
LOctober 12th, 1977 in Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland
1688
-7
0 - 12072
+7
Netherlands
World Cup qualifier
September 21st, 1977 in Northern Ireland – World Cup qualifier
WSeptember 21st, 1977 in Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland
1695
+6
2 - 01399
-6
Iceland
World Cup qualifier
June 11th, 1977 in Iceland – World Cup qualifier
LJune 11th, 1977 in Iceland
Iceland
1403
+32
1 - 01689
-32
Northern Ireland
World Cup qualifier

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Northern Ireland Elo rating evolution up to December 31st, 1978

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Northern Ireland results by competition up to December 31st, 1978

Competition P W D L GS GC GD
World Cup 5 2 1 2 6 10 -4
World Cup qualifiers 36 12 9 15 49 55 -6
Euro qualifiers 25 10 5 10 29 22 +7
British International Championship 12 2 2 8 10 32 -22
Others 263 48 46 169 299 736 -437
Total 329 72 61 196 383 823 -440

Northern Ireland notable games

First international
February 18th, 1882 in Ireland – Friendly
First international
February 18th, 1882
LFebruary 18th, 1882
in Ireland
Ireland
1297
-3
0 - 131931
+3
England
Friendly
First competitive game
January 26th, 1884 in Ireland – British Championship
First competitive game
January 26th, 1884
LJanuary 26th, 1884
in Ireland
Ireland
1293
-1
0 - 52087
+1
Scotland
British Championship
First World Cup qualifier
October 1st, 1949 in Ireland – World Cup qualifier
British International Championship Group 1
First World Cup qualifier
October 1st, 1949
LOctober 1st, 1949
in Ireland
Ireland
1651
-25
2 - 81958
+25
Scotland
World Cup qualifier
British International Championship
Group 1
First World Cup game
June 8th, 1958 in Sweden – World Cup Group 1
First World Cup game
June 8th, 1958
WJune 8th, 1958
in Sweden
Northern Ireland
1775
+43
1 - 01848
-43
Czechoslovakia
World Cup
Group 1
Highest Elo rating: 1819 points
May 17th, 1975 in Northern Ireland – British Championship
Highest Elo rating
1819 points
DMay 17th, 1975
in Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland
1819
+5
0 - 01989
-5
England
British Championship
Lowest Elo rating: 1237 points
March 29th, 1890 in Ireland – British Championship
Lowest Elo rating
1237 points
LMarch 29th, 1890
in Ireland
Ireland
1237
-1
1 - 42049
+1
Scotland
British Championship
Win against strongest opponents: 2173 points
February 15th, 1913 in Ireland – British Championship
Win against strongest opponents
2173 points
WFebruary 15th, 1913
in Ireland
Ireland
1495
+39
2 - 12173
-39
England
British Championship
Loss against weakest opponents: 1334 points
February 14th, 1973 in Cyprus – World Cup qualifier
Loss against weakest opponents
1334 points
LFebruary 14th, 1973
in Cyprus
Cyprus
1334
+35
1 - 01705
-35
Northern Ireland
World Cup qualifier
Most points won in a game: 69 points
February 14th, 1914 in England – British Championship
Most points won in a game
69 points
WFebruary 14th, 1914
in England
England
2104
-69
0 - 31588
+69
Ireland
British Championship
Most points lost in a game: -49 points
March 31st, 1965 in Northern Ireland – British Championship
Most points lost in a game
-49 points
LMarch 31st, 1965
in Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland
1618
-49
0 - 51741
+49
Wales
British Championship
Largest win
February 1st, 1930 in Ireland – British Championship
Largest win
WFebruary 1st, 1930
in Ireland
Ireland
1706
+37
7 - 01671
-37
Wales
British Championship
Largest loss
February 18th, 1882 in Ireland – Friendly
Largest loss
LFebruary 18th, 1882
in Ireland
Ireland
1297
-3
0 - 131931
+3
England
Friendly

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