Northern Ireland v Iceland, 21 September 1977

Score2-0 to Northern Ireland
RefereeHenning Lund-Sorensen
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Group 4
VenueWindsor Park, Belfast
Attendance15,000

2  Northern Ireland

Manager: Danny Blanchflower

Goals:

Chris McGrath 62 G
Sammy McIlroy 76 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Pat Jennings
Defender Allan Hunter
Defender Sammy Nelson
Defender Jimmy Nicholl
Defender Pat Rice
Midfielder David McCreery
Midfielder Chris McGrath
Midfielder Sammy McIlroy
Midfielder Martin O'Neill
Midfielder/Forward George Best
Forward Trevor Anderson

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Sigurdur Dagsson
Defender Atli Edvaldsson
Midfielder Ásgeir Elíasson
Midfielder Janus Gudlaugsson
Midfielder Gudgeir Leifsson
Midfielder Árni Sveinsson

Substitutions:

Substitutions:

Kristinn Bjornsson for Ásgeir Elíasson 46
Olafur Danivalsson for Matthías Hallgrímsson 65

On the bench: