Romania v Northern Ireland, 16 October 1985

Score1-0 to Northern Ireland
RefereeHenning Lund-Sorensen
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Group 3
Venue23 August, Bucuresti
Attendance45,000

0  Romania

Manager: Mircea Lucescu

1  Northern Ireland

Manager: Billy Bingham

Goals:

Goals:

Jimmy Quinn 29 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Silviu Lung
Defender Gino Iorgulescu
Defender Michael Klein
Defender Nicolae Negrila
Defender Mircea Rednic
Midfielder Ladislau Boloni
Midfielder Gheorghe Hagi (captain)
Midfielder Dorin Mateut
Forward Marcel Coras

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Pat Jennings
Defender Mal Donaghy
Defender Alan McDonald
Defender Jimmy Nicholl
Defender John O'Neill
Midfielder David McCreery
Midfielder Ian Stewart
Midfielder/Forward Sammy McIlroy
Midfielder/Forward Norman Whiteside
Forward Jimmy Quinn
Winger Steve Penney

Substitutions:

Ion Geolgau for Nicolae Negrila 46
Victor Piturca for Marcel Coras 62

Substitutions:

Nigel Worthington for Ian Stewart 46
Gerry Armstrong for Steve Penney 73

On the bench:

On the bench:

Midfielder Nigel Worthington
Forward Gerry Armstrong