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The Republic of Ireland have crashed to a humiliating World Cup qualifying defeat at home to Luxembourg.
The minnows grabbed a late winner in a shock 1-0 victory at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday night.
Dynamo Kyiv midfielder Gerson Rodrigues came up with the big moment in the 85th minute to seal a famous victory
Republic manager Stephen Kenny has yet to win after 10 games in charge - including two defeats in the first two World Cup qualifiers.
FT: #WorldCupQualifiers@FAIreland 0 @flf_lu 1— Q Radio News (@qnewsdesk) March 27, 2021
It's a shock defeat in Dublin for Stephen Kenny's Republic against minnows Luxembourg. Gerson Rodrigues with the goal in the 85th minute. Small country, massive celebrations tonight. pic.twitter.com/rgt5C0UO3V
On Sunday evening, Northern Ireland played the USA for the first time, going down 2-1 in a friendly at Windsor Park:
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Reyna, Pulisic (pen)
10 changes from #GAWA team in Italy and no disgrace v the highly-rated Americans. @nmcginn10 wonderful late goal the highlight.
Next up: #FIFAWorldCup qualifier v Bulgaria, Windsor, Wednesday. pic.twitter.com/NZ3UhbEehK
Linfield moved 10 points clear at the top of the Danske Bank Premiership on Saturday night with a 1-0 win at Portadown.
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Jordan Stewart’s first half goal gives Linfield a narrow victory at Shamrock Park. It sends them 10 points clear at the top, but rivals @ColeraineFC and @Glentoran both have two games in hand.
Earlier, rivals Coleraine lost 2-1 away to Cliftonville and Glentoran beat Crusaders 1-0 at The Oval - Jay Donnelly with a dramatic stoppage time winner.
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Ballymena 5-1 Dungannon
Carrick 1-1 Warrenpoint
Cliftonville 2-1 Coleraine
Glenavon 2-2 Larne
Glentoran 1-0 Crusaders
Jay Donnelly with a brilliant late winner for the Glens at The Oval
Portadown v Linfield, 5.30pm pic.twitter.com/YjmbM5wd2N
Ballymena hammered Dungannon 5-1 while the other matches ended in draws - Larne at Glenavon and Carrick against Warrenpoint.
⚽️ Here’s how they stand after a fascinating Saturday in the #DanskeBankPrem with wins for @Glentoran @cliftonvillefc @BallymenaUnited and leaders @OfficialBlues. The action continues on Tuesday night: pic.twitter.com/BYg3MPFEeb— Q Radio News (@qnewsdesk) March 27, 2021