Portugal v Northern Ireland, 11 October 1997

Score1-0 to Portugal
RefereePeter Mikkelsen
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Group 9
VenueEstádio da Luz, Lisbon
Attendance31,847

1  Portugal

Manager: Artur Jorge

0  Northern Ireland

Manager: Bryan Hamilton

Goals:

Sergio Conceicao 17 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Silvino
Defender Dimas
Defender Helder
Defender/Centre back Fernando Couto
Midfielder Sergio Conceicao
Midfielder Oceano
Midfielder Paulo Sousa
Midfielder Paulinho Santos
Forward Joao Pinto
Forward Luis Figo
Forward Pauleta

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Alan Fettis
Defender Colin Hill
Defender/Centre back Steve Morrow
Defender/Centre back Gerry Taggart
Defender/Left back Ian Nolan
Midfielder Kevin Horlock
Midfielder Neil Lennon
Midfielder Steve Lomas (captain)
Midfielder Jim Magilton
Midfielder/Forward Michael Hughes
Forward Iain Dowie

Substitutions:

Jorge Cadete for Pauleta 63
Dani for Sergio Conceicao 79

Substitutions:

Gerry McMahon for Colin Hill 74
Jon McCarthy for Neil Lennon 74

Cards:

Helder Y
Paulo Sousa Y

Cards:

Gerry Taggart Y
Neil Lennon Y
Michael Hughes Y

On the bench:

Forward Jorge Cadete

On the bench:

Midfielder Jon McCarthy
Midfielder Gerry McMahon