Northern Ireland v Netherlands, 12 October 1977

Score1-0 to Netherlands
RefereeAntonio da Silva Garrido
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Group 4
VenueWindsor Park, Belfast
Attendance33,000

0  Northern Ireland

Manager: Danny Blanchflower

1  Netherlands

Manager: Ernst Happel

Goals:

Goals:

Willy van der Kuylen 74 G

Starting lineup:

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

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Jan Jongbloed
Defender Hugo Hovenkamp
Defender Ruud Krol (captain)
Defender Wim Rijsbergen
Defender Wim Suurbier
Midfielder Johan Cruyff (captain)
Midfielder Wim Jansen
Midfielder Wim Van Hanegem
Forward Johnny Rep

Substitutions:

Substitutions:

Johnny Dusbaba for Wim Rijsbergen 50
Willy van der Kuylen for Johan Cruyff 71

Cards:

Cards:

Willy van der Kerkhof Y

On the bench: