Northern Ireland manager Michael O’Neill: “We’ve played a lot worse and won. To have the level of domination we had in the game, the level of possession, it’s a sore one.” Photo: Charles McQuillan/Getty Images

Northern Ireland manager Michael O’Neill called Saturday’s defeat to Bosnia and Herzegovina “a sore one” after watching his side dominate the match an(...)

Bosnia and Herzegovina players celebrate scoring their second goal of the game as Northern Ireland’s Stuart Dallas (left) looks on during the Uefa Nations League, League B Group Three match at Windsor Park, Belfast. Photo: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

Northern Ireland 1 Bosnia & Herzegovina 2 Northern Ireland’s Nations League campaign got off to a frustrating start as they lost 2-1 to Bosnia an(...)

The Republic of Ireland’s Jon  Walters celebrates scoring his penalty. Photo: Cathal McNaughton/Reuters

Republic of Ireland 2 Bosnia-Herzogovina 0 (Ireland win 3-1 on aggregate) Having been here four years ago too for the game against Estonia, the Dutch(...)

Man of the match Robbie Brady in action against Bosnia-Herzegovina  at the  Aviva Stadium. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

The last time Ireland qualified for the Euros, we learned to be careful what we wished for. A team that was two years past its peak ultimately couldn(...)

John O’Shea is available for selection after suspension. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

The work will have been intense for Martin O’Neill and Mehmed Bazdarevic since Friday. A game to be re-watched and studied, a long flight to Dublin(...)