Northern Ireland Squad football Championship 2016
Northern Ireland’s Euro 2016 Squad? Northern Ireland were the surprise package in their qualifying group. Manager Michael O’Neill and his crew with striker Kyle Lafferty did what not many thought possible and now the national team will play its first European Championship tournament ever. Here you can read more about the formation of Northern Ireland for the European Championships in 2016 in France and which players in the Northern Ireland national football team will be involved in the tournament
Northern Ireland’s Euro 2016 Squad
Northern Ireland managed to get into the group stage and managed to make it through the playoff. National coach Michael O’Neill has probably not had any problems with selecting the Northern Ireland Squad for the UEFA European football Championship 2016 in France.
Northern Ireland’s Squad for the European football Championship 2016 is now established. Northern Ireland’s European Championship Squad contained some positive surprises. Michael O’Neill’s Squad contains several players from the Premier League and Championship, only a few of the Squad are playing in the domestic league in Northern Ireland.
- Odds to win Euro 2016 (winning odds): 501.00
- Odds to Northern Ireland goes on from the group: 3.00
- Odds to win the Northern Ireland group: 21.00
- Odds to Northern Ireland comes last in the group: 1.36
Northern Ireland’s European Championship Squad in football 2016
Euro 2016 group: Group C
UEFA Ranking: 46
Coach: Michael O’Neill
Here are all the players involved in the Northern Ireland European Championship Squad. Northern Ireland’s European Championship Squad consists of 20 outfield players and three goalkeepers. Here are the following players who will represent Northern Ireland’s best footballers and to try to win the European Championship gold to Northern Ireland:
Goalkeepers: Roy Carroll (Notts County), Michael McGovern (Hamilton), Alan McManus (St Johnstone)
Defenders: Craig Cathcart (Watford), Jonny Evans (West Brom), Gareth McAuley (West Brom), Luke McCullough (Doncaster), Conor McLaughlin (Fleetwood), Aaron Hughes (Melbourne City), Daniel Lafferty (Burnley), Michael Smith ( Peterborough) Lee Hodson (MK Dons), Chris Baird (Derby County), Paddy McNair (Manchester United.
Midfielders: Steven Davis (Southampton), Oliver Norwood (Reading), Corry Evans (Blackburn), Jamie Ward (Nottingham Forest), Stuart Dallas (Leeds), Niall McGinn (Aberdeen), Shane Ferguson (Millwall), Ben Reeves (MK Dons )
Forwards: Will Grigg (Wigan), Kyle Lafferty (Birmingham), Conor Washington (QPR), Billy McKay (Dundee United), Liam Boyce (Ross County), Josh Magennis (Kilmarnock)
Northern Ireland’s top scorer in European Championship qualifiers (including qualifying and Playoff):
Kyle Lafferty: 7 Goals
Northern Ireland games European Championship 2016
Northern Ireland’s chances to advance from Group C are very small in terms of odds, but their hopes to fix a knockout round spot is still pretty good with the rule that the top 4 teams who finish 3rd in their group progress. A victory in the opener against Poland is probably absolutely crucial if there is to be further games or not for Michael O’Neill’s men.
Northern Ireland’s European Championship matches in France
When is Ireland’s first game at Euro 2016? Northern Ireland’s first European Championship match against Poland is Sunday, June 12, 2016 at 18:00 at the Stade de Nice in Nice. Northern Ireland’s next match in the European football Championship 2016 is Thursday, June 16, 2016 at 18: 00 against Ukraine at the Stade de Lyon in Lyon. Their final group game is against World Cup champions, Germany, on June 21st, 5pm kick off.
Here you can see all the European football Championship 2016 teams – a great way to get an overview of all the groups in the European football Championship in 2016. It’s a good summary of what is important for the European Championships in 2016, such as the schedule, TV-time and the channel broadcasting the matches, where the national teams will stay, football Championship 2016 stadiums to be used in France etc.
Frequently asked qeustions about Northern Ireland European Championship Squad 2016
If you have any questions about the Northern Ireland European Championship Squad in 2016 so you can easily drop a comment and we’ll try to answer questions about the Northern Ireland Squad for Euro 2016 as best they can. This article will be updated continuously with the starting line-ups, facts, odds, statistics on the players and the Northern Ireland national team before the individual Northern Ireland European Championship matches. In addition, we will try to answer the most common questions you may have concerning the Northern Ireland European Championship Squad in 2016.
Several other countries have sent their troops to the summer’s European Championship finals. France, Germany, Spain, Italy, Iceland and Sweden have all revealed the players they will bring to the tournament.
By Ben Kelly – @benkelly_10