01st September – Today In Our Footballing History

01/09/2001 Copenhagen Denmark 1-1 Phil Mulryne

Maik Taylor, Danny Griffin, Peter Kennedy, Aaron Hughes, Colin Murdock, Jim Magilton, Keith Gillespie, Phil Mulryne, David Healy, Kevin Horlock, Michael Hughes (Stuart Elliott)

Dennis Rommedahl scored the Danish goal after three minutes, while Phil Mulryne equalized in the 73rd minute. This draw put an end to a run of six straight defeats for Northern Ireland.

Sammy McIlroy –

“I am very proud of the boys, they gave 100 percent and fought to the death. I am pleased coming to a place like Denmark and showing such great spirit”.

NI earn battling draw

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Northern Ireland Footballing Greats

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