Nations League: Kosovo defeat deepens Northern Ireland woes, Spain edge Swiss

Ian Baraclough’s team winless in 13 games in competitionSpain win 1-0 in Geneva, Portugal overcome Czech RepublicNorthern Ireland’s Nations League despair grew deeper as they fell to a 3-2 defeat to Kosovo which caused some fans to openly turn on Ian Baraclough.Early strikes from Vedat Muriqi and Zymer Bytyqi, the first a penalty, put Kosovo in control. And although Shayne Lavery pulled one back on the stroke of half-time, Muriqi’s second at the start of the second half should have ended it, Dan Ballard’s late header notwithstanding. Continue reading...

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