Northern Ireland v Portugal, 29 April 1981

Score1-0 to Northern Ireland
RefereeSvein Inge Thime
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Group 8
VenueWindsor Park, Belfast
Attendance18,000

1  Northern Ireland

Manager: Billy Bingham

0  Portugal

Manager: Julio Cernadas Pereira

Goals:

Gerry Armstrong 71 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Pat Jennings
Defender Sammy Nelson
Defender Chris Nicholl
Defender Jimmy Nicholl
Defender John O'Neill
Midfielder David McCreery
Midfielder Martin O'Neill (captain)
Midfielder/Forward Sammy McIlroy
Forward Gerry Armstrong
Forward Billy Hamilton

Substitutions:

Substitutions:

Nene for Antonio Ribeiro Oliveira 60

Cards:

Cards:

Minervino Pietra Y

On the bench:

On the bench:

Forward Nene