Northern Ireland, Romania stay on track for Euro 2016

BELFAST, Northern Ireland (AP) Kyle Lafferty scored an injury-time goal to earn 10-man Northern Ireland a 1-1 draw against Hungary on Monday, keeping his team on track to qualify for the European Championship. A victory would have qualified Northern Ireland for its first major tournament since 1986, but a loss looked likely when Richard Guzmics volleyed in from close range in the...
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September 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Northern Ireland topples Greece 2-0 in Euro Qualifiers

Northern Ireland's dreams of a first European Championship appearance are one step closer to reality after goals from Jamie Ward and Kyle Lafferty against Greece gave them a third successive Group F victory. That is the country's best ever start to any World Cup or European qualifying series and a table-topping nine points would surely have been beyond the most fanciful expectations...
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October 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Northern Ireland get dramatic win in opening Euro 2016 qualifier

Kyle Lafferty and Niall McGinn were the late heroes as Northern Ireland marked the ninth anniversary of their famous victory over England by grabbing a dramatic 2-1 win in their Euro 2016 opener in Hungary. September 7 will always be a special day for Northern Ireland and ever more so after Lafferty bundled home the scrappiest, most ecstatic finish of his career to give his side...
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September 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Lafferty banned for 2 weeks by Rangers

Rangers has handed Kyle Lafferty a two-week suspension for a breach of club discipline, amid speculation of a fallout between the striker and manager Ally McCoist. Lafferty didn't travel with the deposed Scottish champions for its match at Hearts on Saturday, when Rangers won 3-0 to virtually ensure a second-place finish despite being docked 10 points in February for falling into...
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April 24, 2012  |  Discuss

Naismith out as Gers down Dons

A clinical finish from Kyle Lafferty after 58 minutes and a Nikica Jelavic penalty 11 minutes later after Darren Mackie had fouled Sasa Papac gave the Gers their seventh win from seven on their travels. Richard Foster netted a consolation for the Dons courtesy of an error by Allan McGregor before Rory Fallon saw red for elbowing Dorin Goian in the closing moments. The Rangers win...
Via Fox Soccer
October 29, 2011  |  Discuss

Rangers beats Hibs to go 10 points clear

Kyle Lafferty grabbed the only goal of the game as Rangers moved 10 points clear of Celtic at the summit of the Clydesdale Bank Scottish Premier League with a 1-0 win over Hibernian. The Northern Irishman netted in the second half after Steven Whittaker missed from the penalty spot just before half-time. The win allowed the Scottish champions to pile the pressure on Celtic, with...
Via Fox Soccer
October 03, 2011  |  Discuss

Lafferty the hero; Hoops crushes Well

A goal from Kyle Lafferty was enough to give Rangers the points with a 1-0 victory over the 10 men of Dundee United at Tannadice. Lafferty arrived behind Keith Watson to meet a deep 61st-minute cross from Greg Wylde and head the ball back across Dusan Pernis into the far corner. Steven Davis thought he had doubled the lead when he raced past two defenders into the box and shot...
Via Fox Soccer
September 11, 2011  |  Discuss

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