Northern Ireland v Germany, 20 August 1997

Score3-1 to Germany
RefereeJosé María García-Aranda
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Group 9
VenueWindsor Park, Belfast
Attendance12,035

1  Northern Ireland

Manager: Lawrie McMenemy

3  Germany

Manager: Berti Vogts

Goals:

Michael Hughes 59 G

Goals:

Oliver Bierhoff 73 G
Oliver Bierhoff 77 G
Oliver Bierhoff 79 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Aidan Davison
Defender Colin Hill
Defender Steve Morrow
Defender Ian Nolan
Defender Gerry Taggart
Midfielder Keith Gillespie
Midfielder Kevin Horlock
Midfielder Michael Hughes
Midfielder Neil Lennon
Midfielder Jim Magilton (captain)
Forward James Quinn

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Andreas Köpke
Defender Thomas Helmer
Defender Jürgen Kohler
Defender Jens Nowotny
Defender Christian Wörns
Midfielder Mario Basler
Midfielder Jorg Heinrich
Midfielder Andreas Möller
Midfielder Christian Ziege
Forward Ulf Kirsten

Substitutions:

Danny Griffin for Neil Lennon 64
Gerry McMahon for Keith Gillespie 80

Substitutions:

Thomas Hässler for Christian Wörns 62
Oliver Bierhoff for Ulf Kirsten 69
Markus Babbel for Mario Basler 83

On the bench:

Defender Danny Griffin
Midfielder Gerry McMahon

On the bench:

Defender Markus Babbel
Midfielder Thomas Hässler
Forward Oliver Bierhoff