• Gavin Whyte 82'
  • Josh Magennis 90'+2'
2
Round 1
Finished
  • Vedat Muriqi 58'
1
NIR
KVX
KO
  • Fazliji gets booked for a bad foul. 
    Kosovo
    Yellow card
    KVX - Betim Fazliji
    44'
HT
  • NOW THIS GOAL WILL DEFINITELY STAND! It's taken 57 minutes, but Kosovo have finally scored their goal, and you can't say it isn't deserved. Muriqi drills a shot into the bottom right corner, leaving no chance for a stretching Peacock-Farrell. Northern Ireland 0-1 Kosovo. 
    Kosovo
    Goal
    KVX - Vedat Muriqi
    58'
  • Thompson comes on for Saville. 
    Northern Ireland
    Northern Ireland
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out23 - George Saville
    Substitution - In23 - Jordan Thompson
    67'
  • A like for like change here as Rashica comes off for Zeneli.
    Kosovo
    Kosovo
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out0 - Milot Rashica
    Substitution - In0 - Arbër Zeneli
    69'
  • Substitution Dion Elie Charles Shayne Francis Lavery
    Northern Ireland
    Northern Ireland
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out23 - Dion Charles
    Substitution - In23 - Shayne Lavery
    Northern Ireland
    Northern Ireland
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out23 - Corry Evans
    Substitution - In23 - Gavin Whyte
    76'
  • Lewis makes way for Ferguson.
    Northern Ireland
    Northern Ireland
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out0 - Jamal Lewis
    Substitution - In23 - Shane Ferguson
    77'
  • Kosovo also make another change with Muslija coming off for Loshaj.
    Kosovo
    Kosovo
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out0 - Florent Muslija
    Substitution - In0 - Loshaj
    78'
  • GOOOOOOOAAAALLLLLLLLL!!!!!!!!!! Moments earlier, it looked like Kosovo were going to score a second, but the goal comes from the other end as Whyte smashes it home from close range. Northern Ireland 1-1 Kosovo.
    Northern Ireland
    Goal
    NIR - Gavin Whyte
    82'
  • Bytyqi comes on for Rashani. 
    Kosovo
    Kosovo
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out0 - Elbasan Rashani
    Substitution - In0 - Zymer Bytyqi
    87'
  • A late sub sees Davis come off for McCann. 
    Northern Ireland
    Northern Ireland
    Substitution
    Substitution - Out23 - Steven Davis
    Substitution - In23 - Alistair McCann
    91'
  • GOOOOOOOOALLLLLLLLL! THEY HAVE DONE IT!!! NORTHERN IRELAND COMPLETE THE COMEBACK. Whyte bursts on the flank and gets a cross in to Magennis, who heads it into the bottom left corner, leaving Muric to stand there helpless and wondering what happened. Northern Ireland 2-1 Kosovo. 
    Northern Ireland
    Goal
    NIR - Josh Magennis
    92'
FT
Northern Ireland
Match stats
Kosovo
48%
Possession
52%
17
Shots
12
10
Shots (On goal)
7
5
Corners
3
6
Saves
7
10
Fouls
9

Line-ups

0
Bailey Peacock-Farrell
23
Paddy McNair
23
Jonny Evans
23
Tom Flanagan
0
Jamal Lewis
23
Corry Evans
23
Conor Bradley
23
Steven Davis
23
George Saville
23
Dion Charles
23
Josh Magennis
Northern Ireland
4-1-3-2
0
Arijanet Muric
0
Florent Hadergjonaj
0
Betim Fazliji
0
Fidan Aliti
0
Donat Rrudhani
0
Bersant Celina
0
Ibrahim Dresevic
0
Florent Muslija
0
Milot Rashica
0
Vedat Muriqi
0
Elbasan Rashani
Kosovo
4-3-3

Team stats

Northern Ireland

GoalkeepersGGCSAV
016
ForwardsGGASFCFW
92'
10510
76'
00321
MidfieldersGGASFCFW
Conor Bradley
00213
91'
00110
76'
00011
67'
00001
DefendersGGASFCFW
00100
00111
00031
Jamal Lewis
77'
00100
SubstitutesGGASFCFW
67'(George Saville)
00100
Shayne Lavery
76'(Dion Charles)
01000
76'(Corry Evans)
82'
11100
77'(Jamal Lewis)
00000
Alistair McCann
91'(Steven Davis)
00000
Kofi Balmer
00000
Shea Charles
00000
Paddy Lane
00000
Ciaron Brown
00000
Luke Southwood
000--
000--

Kosovo

GoalkeepersGGCSAV
Arijanet Muric
027
ForwardsGGASFCFW
58'
10321
87'
00102
69'
00202
MidfieldersGGASFCFW
Ibrahim Dresevic
00021
00000
Florent Muslija
78'
00230
DefendersGGASFCFW
00010
Donat Rrudhani
01001
Betim Fazliji
00011
00100
SubstitutesGGASFCFW
69'(Milot Rashica)
00101
Loshaj
78'(Florent Muslija)
00000
Zymer Bytyqi
87'(Elbasan Rashani)
00100
Ilir Krasniqi
00000
Lindon Emërllahu
00000
Lumbardh Dellova
00000
Toni Domgjoni
00000
Mirlind Kryeziu
00000
00000
00000
Visar Bekaj
000--
000--

Team Ranks

Northern Ireland
Match stats
Kosovo
48%
Possession
52%
17
Shots
12
10
Shots (On goal)
7
5
Corners
3
6
Saves
7
10
Fouls
9