Euro Cup 2016 Wales vs Northern Ireland Match Live Score
About UEFA Euro 2016
The 2016 UEFA European Championship, commonly referred to as UEFA Euro 2016 or simply Euro 2016, will be the 15th edition of the UEFA European Championship, the quadrennial international men’s football championship of Europe organized by UEFA.
MATCH SUMMARY of the Wales vs Northern Ireland
1.Two EURO finals debutants meet for last-eight place
2.Teams drew 1-1 in March friendly in Cardiff
3.Wales’s second all-UK game in finals after 2-1 loss to England
Wales will face neighbors Northern Ireland in the Euro 2016 Round of 16 clash on Saturday night at the Parc des Princes in Paris.Wales were the dark horses in Group B, but surprisingly top the group with 2 wins and 1 draw above England. Chris Coleman managed side has scored in all three games of the tournament so far, with their star striker Gareth Bale scoring in each of them. They might have even remained unbeaten if not for Daniel Sturridge to score the winner in England’s 2-1 win in the second group game.
Northern Ireland qualified to the knock-outs as one of the best third placed team, helped by a surprise 2-0 win over Ukraine. They lost to both Germany and Poland by the same 1-0 score line, which means despite their low stature they could give their opponents a tough time on their night.
The round of 16 is upon us, with Wales facing Northern Ireland. Both sides have performed tremendously well to make it this far but with the last eight in sight, who will keep their nerve. Glen Wilson (Wales) and Julian Taylor (Northern Ireland) look ahead to Saturday’s clash in Paris.
Hennessey , Chester, Williams, Davies , Gunter, Ledley, Allen, Taylor , Ramsey, Voakes, Bale.
Northern Ireland Line-up
McGovern , J.Evans, Cathcart, McAuley, Hughes, Dallas, Norwood, Davis, C.Evans, Ward , Washington.
coach of Wales=Warren Gatland
coach of Northern Ireland = Michael O’Neill
UEFA EURO 2016
Wales vs Northern Ireland
Round of 16 Match info
Wales face Northern Ireland in the Euro 2016 Round of 16 on Saturday 25 June.
Kick-off time =25 June 2016 – 18:00
Pitch Humidity = 72%
Wind = Wind: Wind: ESE 18km/h
Parc des Princes, Paris
EURO 2016 capacity= 41500
Martin Atkinson (ENG)
Michael Mullarkey (ENG)
Stephen Child (ENG)
Felix Brych (GER)
Additional assistant referees
Michael Oliver (ENG)
Craig Pawson (ENG)