Michael O’Neill admitted his worst fears were realised as a short-handed Northern Ireland were thrashed 6-1 by Germany in their final Euro 2020 qualifying Group C fixture on Tuesday night.
Serge Gnabry’s hat-trick condemned Northern Ireland to a 6-1 defeat to Germany in their final Group C fixture of Euro 2020 qualifying as outgoing manager Michael O’Neill suffered the second heaviest defeat of his eight-year reign.
Northern Ireland wrap up their Group C fixtures in Euro 2020 qualifying with a trip to face Germany in Frankfurt on Tuesday night.
Matthias Ginter was delighted to register his first international goal as Germany booked their place at Euro 2020.
Germany manager Joachim Low does not expect his side to be among the tournament favourites for Euro 2020 should they clinch qualification.
Today sees the start for the ultimate tournament masters, a couple of dark horses and the Green and White Army!