Albania v Northern Ireland, 10 September 1997

Score1-0 to Albania
RefereeRoger Philippi
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Group 9
VenueLetzigrund, Zurich
Attendance2,600

1  Albania

Manager: Astrit Hafizi

0  Northern Ireland

Manager: Bryan Hamilton

Goals:

Altin Haxhi 70 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Tommy Wright
Defender Colin Hill
Defender/Centre back Danny Griffin
Defender/Left back Keith Rowland
Midfielder Keith Gillespie
Midfielder Kevin Horlock
Midfielder Neil Lennon
Midfielder Steve Lomas (captain)
Midfielder/Forward James Quinn
Forward Iain Dowie

Substitutions:

Mahir Halili for Arjan Peco 65
Alpin Gallo for Altin Haxhi 83
Adrian Mema for Alban Bushi 90

Substitutions:

Phil Mulryne for Keith Rowland 46
Gerry McMahon for James Quinn 76
Danny Sonner for Neil Lennon 83

On the bench:

Forward Mahir Halili

On the bench:

Midfielder Gerry McMahon
Midfielder Phil Mulryne
Midfielder Danny Sonner