Northern Ireland humiliated at home by Erling Haaland-inspired Norway | Soccer


Ian Baraclough may find consolation in the troubled start to Michael O’Neill’s ultimately successful reign as manager of Northern Ireland, but the comparisons must end there. With a Euro 2020 spot on the line in next month’s play-off against Bosnia-Herzegovina, O’Neill’s successor can hardly afford to repeat that jaded display and reprimand defeat against Norway.Erling Haaland destroyed Northern Ireland with a display that highlighted why his international manager, Lars Lagerback, drew parallels with Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo on the eve of the game.


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