NORTHERN IRELAND: Harry McConkey's side seal win in Regions' Cup

Northern Ireland's Junior International team registered a narrow win in the second game of their 2019 UEFA Regions' Cup qualifying campaign.

Monday, 22nd October 2018, 7:04 pm
Updated Tuesday, 23rd October 2018, 4:26 am
The Northern Ireland team
The Northern Ireland team

A sweet finish from Dylan Wilson was enough to ease Harry McConkey’s side to a 1-0 victory against Macedonia, represented by Amateurs FYR Macedonia, in a Regions’ Cup intermediate stage mini tournament which is currently being hosted by Northern Ireland.

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The third and final game for Eastern Region, representing Northern Ireland, is on Wednesday (24 October) when they face Russia, represented by Russia (South Region - Chayka).

That will be a tough one for Northern Ireland as the Russians defeated the Macedonians 4-0 in their first game. Wednesday’s match takes place at Mourneview Park in Lurgan (19.30).