Arlene’s send-off for the Green and White Army

Arlene Foster with the Northern Ireland squad

Arlene Foster with the Northern Ireland squad

First Minister Arlene Foster has given Northern Ireland’s footballers the perfect send-off before their last home friendly before the European Championships on Friday night.

The First Minister, who had earlier unveiled the new Stormont Executive, popped into Northern Ireland’s training session at Windsor Park and delivered her best wishes.

First Minister Arlene Foster is pictured with Irish Football Association President Jim Shaw and Chief Executive Patrick Nelson on her visit to the National Stadium at Windsor Park on Thursday.

First Minister Arlene Foster is pictured with Irish Football Association President Jim Shaw and Chief Executive Patrick Nelson on her visit to the National Stadium at Windsor Park on Thursday.

Michael O’Neill’s team take on Belarus on Friday night.

They head off for a week-long training camp in Austria next week.

First Minister Arlene Foster is pictured with Martin O'Neill Northern Ireland Manager .

First Minister Arlene Foster is pictured with Martin O'Neill Northern Ireland Manager .

Arlene Foster shares a joke with Northern Ireland captain and Southampton midfielder Steven Davis

Arlene Foster shares a joke with Northern Ireland captain and Southampton midfielder Steven Davis

First Minister Arlene Foster with Northern Ireland squad members Will Gregg and Lee Hodson.

First Minister Arlene Foster with Northern Ireland squad members Will Gregg and Lee Hodson.