Pavel Hapal

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 Northern Ireland manager Ian Baraclough: ‘To get to the Euros would be an unbelievable achievement for the group of players who started this two years ago.’ Photograph: Fredrikh Hagen/PA Wire

Euro 2020 playoff final: Northern Ireland v Slovakia Kick-off: 7.45pm, Thursday. Venue: Windsor Park. On TV: Live on Sky Sports Premier League. Ian (...)

 Paddy McNair during a  training session at the National Football Stadium at Windsor Park ahead of Thursday’s UEFA Euro 2020 play-off final against Slovakia. Photograph:  William Cherry/Presseye

Paddy McNair believes Northern Ireland will benefit from ever-increasing big-game experience within the squad when they take on Slovakia in Thursday’s(...)

Northern Ireland manager Ian Baraclough: “we didn’t have any preference really”. Photograph: Presseye/William Cherry/Inpho

Ian Baraclough insisted he had never had a preference over Northern Ireland’s opponents in next month’s Euro 2020 qualifying playoff final as his side(...)

Ireland training at the Tehelné Pole Stadium in Bratislava ahead of Thursday night’s Euro 2020 playoff semi-final against Slovakia. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Euro 2020 payoff semi-final: Slovakia v Republic of Ireland, Tehelné Pole Stadium , Bratislava, 7.45pm Irish time – Live on RTÉ2 and Sky Sports Premie(...)

Stanislav Lobotka has been ruled out of the Slovakia side for Thursday’s Euro 2020 playoff against Ireland. Photograph:  Jack Guez/AFP via Getty Images

Pavel Hapal claims the decision not to allow Napoli midfielder Stanislav Lobotka return home for Thursday night’s Euro2020 playoff game against Irelan(...)

Midfielder Josh Cullen has been called into the  Ireland squad for the Euro 2020 playoff semi-final against Slovakia on Thursday. Photograph: Charles McQuillan/Getty Images

Newly signed Anderlecht midfielder Josh Cullen continued what has been a busy week on Tuesday afternoon by joining up with the Irish squad in Dublin j(...)

The  Tehelne Pole Stadium in  Bratislava, will be empty for the Republic of Ireland’s Euro 2020 playoff against Slovakia. Photograph: Ciaran Culligan/Inpho

Soccer correspondent The women’s team became the first Irish international side to be obliged by the current coronavirus crisis to play a big game beh(...)

Marek Hamsik is the captain of the Slovakia team. Photograph: Getty Images

Barring an unexpected change in the playoff rules made by Uefa, Ireland are set to face Slovakia in their Euro 2020 playoff semi-final next March. The(...)