Northern Ireland women's national football team

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Northern Ireland
Shirt badge/Association crest
Association Irish Football Association
Confederation UEFA (Europe)
Head coach Alfie Wylie
Captain Ashley Hutton
FIFA code NIR
First colours
Second colours
FIFA ranking
Current 66 Steady (25 September 2015)
Highest 53 (June 2012)
Lowest 83 (December 2004)

The Northern Ireland women's national football team represents Northern Ireland in international women's football.

World Cup record[edit]

World Cup Finals
Year Result GP W D* L GF GA GD
China 1991 Did Not Qualify - - - - - - -
Sweden 1995 Did Not Enter - - - - - - -
United States 1999 Did Not Enter - - - - - - -
United States 2003 Did Not Enter - - - - - - -
China 2007 Did Not Qualify - - - - - - -
Germany 2011 Did Not Qualify - - - - - - -
Canada 2015 Did Not Qualify - - - - - - -
Total 0/7 - - - - - - -
*Draws include knockout matches decided on penalty kicks.

Current squad[edit]

Date: 24 October 2015[1]
Competition: UEFA Women's Euro 2017 qualifying
Opponent: Georgia
Venue: Mikheil Meskhi Stadium (Tbilisi, Georgia)

Name DOB Club Caps (goals) Debut
Goalkeepers
Emma Higgins (1986-05-15) 15 May 1986 (age 29) Iceland Grindavík 66 (1) vs. Portugal, 14 March 2004
Defenders
Julie Nelson (1985-06-04) 4 June 1985 (age 30) Scotland Glasgow City 62 (6) vs. Portugal, 14 March 2004
Billie Simpson (1992-07-07) 7 July 1992 (age 23) Northern Ireland Linfield Ladies 3 (0)
Hannah Doherty (1997-09-08) 8 September 1997 (age 18) Northern Ireland Linfield Ladies 1 (0)
Jessica Foy (1995-06-07) 7 June 1995 (age 20) Northern Ireland Glentoran Belfast United 0(0)
Hayley Crackle England Aston Villa vs. Poland, 5 March 2015
Nicola Adams
Midfielders
Laura Rafferty (1996-04-29) 29 April 1996 (age 19) England Chelsea Ladies 6(0) vs. Rep. of Ireland, 6 March 2013
Marissa Callaghan (1985-09-02) 2 September 1985 (age 30) Northern Ireland Cliftonville Ladies 14(0) vs. Scotland, 23 May 2010
Kirsty McGuinness (1994-11-04) 4 November 1994 (age 21) Northern Ireland Glentoran Belfast United 13(1) vs. Estonia, 24 July 2010
Clare Timoney (1988-05-27) 27 May 1988 (age 27) Northern Ireland Linfield Ladies
Ciara Sherwood England Millwall Lionesses
Emma McMaster Northern Ireland Cliftonville Ladies
Strikers
Simone Magill (1994-11-01) 1 November 1994 (age 21) England Everton Ladies 33 (2) vs. Scotland, 23 May 2010
Lauren Wade (1993-11-22) 22 November 1993 (age 22) Northern Ireland Glentoran Belfast United 5(0) vs. Poland, 23 November 2013
Aimee Mackin (1997-04-22) 22 April 1997 (age 18) Northern Ireland Newry City Ladies 7(1) vs. Scotland, 26 October 2013
Avilla Bergin (1991-08-01) 1 August 1991 (age 24) Northern Ireland Tottenham Hotspur 4(0)
Rachel Furness (1988-06-19) 19 June 1988 (age 27) England Sunderland 47 (10)
Lauren Brennan
Cathy Hyndman

Results and fixtures[edit]

2015[edit]

2016[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Northern Ireland Women Squad". IFA. 21 October 2015. Retrieved 22 October 2015. 

External links[edit]