Northern Ireland’s Kyle Lafferty scores the winning goal for his side in their   Uefa Euro 2016 Group F qualifier at Albert Florian Stadium in Budapest. Photograph:   Adam Davy/PA

Hungary 1 Northern Ireland 2 Kyle Lafferty and Niall McGinn were the scorers as Northern Ireland marked the ninth anniversary of their famous victory (...)

Celtic’s Virgil van Dijk is sent off during the  match at Pittodrie. Photograph: Kenny Smith/PA Wire.

Aberdeen 2 Celtic 1 A wonder goal from Aberdeen winger Jonny Hayes ended Fraser Forster’s clean-sheet run as 10-man Celtic lost 2-1 at P(...)

Aberdeen’s Willo Flood tackles Celtic’s Georgios Samaras  during the Scottish Cup fifth-round match at Celtic Park.  Photograph: Jeff Holmes/PA

Celtic 1 Aberdeen 2: Neil Lennon suffered at the hands of Aberdeen for a second weekend running as Peter Pawlett’s goal knocked holders Celtic out of (...)

Northern Ireland’s Oliver Norwood reacts to a missed chance during the international friendly against Turkey in Adana. Photo: William Cherry/Inpho

Turkey 1 Northern Ireland 0A solitary moment of madness cost Northern Ireland a battling draw in Adana as Roy Carroll and Chris Baird gifted Turkey a (...)

Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo hit a second-half hat-trick at Windsor Park. Photograph: Inpho

Northern Ireland 2 Portugal 4Ronaldo hit a second-half hat-trick to spare Portugal’s blushes against Northern Ireland on an ill-tempered night that sa(...)

Celtic’s Scott Brown (right) is challenged by Inverness Caledonian Thistle’s Richie Foran at Celtic Park. Photograph: Russell Cheyne/Reuters

Celtic fought back from two goals down to claim a 2-2 draw against leaders Inverness in an entertaining tussle at Parkhead.The Highlanders raced into (...)

Celtic’s Kris Commons is congratulated  by  teamates after scoring a penalty against Aberdeen at Pittodrie. Photograph:  Chris Clark/PA Wire

Aberdeen 0 Celtic 2: A Kris Commons penalty set Celtic on their way to a happy journey to Kazakhstan as Jamie Langfield’s red card sparked the end (...)

Northern Ireland Manager Michael O’Neill congratulates goal scorer Martin Patterson at Windsor Park. Photograph: Paul Faith/PA Wire

Northern Ireland’s match-winners dedicated last night’s defeat of Russia to long-suffering manager Michael O’Neill. The 1-0 victory over Fabio Capell(...)