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Northern Ireland U21s move back to Group Two summit after beating Estonia

Dale Gorman

Northern Ireland Under-21s moved to the top of Euro 2019 qualifying Group Two with a 4-2 home victory against Estonia at Mourneview Park.

Ryan Johnson and Dale Gorman scored either side of two goals from the visitors in an entertaining first half, before two second-half efforts from Mark Sykes sealed the win.

Johnson gave Northern Ireland the perfect start when he scored in the opening goal after just two minutes but close-range tap-ins from Frank Liivak and Rauno Sappinen turned the game on its head.

A lovely long-range strike by Gorman levelled things up heading in to the break before Glenavon's Sykes restored the host's lead.

Sykes' 30-yard strike then led to the fourth goal, with the ball finding the back of the net via the back of the Estonian goalkeeper.