Kyle Lafferty N Ireland jump 24 places in rankings

Wales rise 12 places and are joint 29th with Scotland, while Northern Ireland jump to 71st and England are up two to 18th.

Northern Ireland's Lynda Shepherd in action against Eyovor Klakstein of the Faroe Islands Northern Ireland women beat Faroes

Northern Ireland end goal drought and achieve their only World Cup qualifying win by beating the Faroe Islands 3-0.

Rory Patterson Derry hammer Drogs to make FAI semis

Rory Patterson bags a hat-trick as Derry City thump Drogheda United 5-0 in the FAI Cup quarter-final replay at the Brandywell.

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