Stats not the case
On reflection of 2010 it would be all too easy to decry the results and performances of the Northern Ireland international football team.
Four defeats, two draws and only one victory is hardly the form of a team hoping to qualify for the Euro 2012 finals in Poland and Ukraine next year.
But then, those stats don’t paint the entire picture of the last 12 months for Nigel Worthington and his merry men.
Sure, Northern Ireland produced some woeful displays and embarrassing results against Albania and the Faroe Islands.
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