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World Cup qualifying dates for N Ireland, Republic of Ireland and Wales

Wales will begin their World Cup 2018 qualification campaign with a home game against Moldova on September 5, 2016.

Chris Coleman’s team are the top seeds in Group D, having impressed in Euro 2016 qualifying so far, and will be hopeful of securing a place at the finals in Russia.

The Republic of Ireland were drawn in the same group and they will host Wales in Dublin on March 24, 2017, with the return match among the final round of games on October 9.

Northern Ireland have been handed a tricky group which includes world champions Germany and the Czech Republic.

Their away game in Germany will be on October 11, 2016 and the return match has been scheduled for October 5, 2017.

Northern Ireland World Cup qualifiers:

Czech Republic (a) September 4, 2016

San Marino (h) October 8

Germany (a) October 11

Azerbaijan (h) November 11

Norway (h) March 26, 2017

Azerbaijan (a) June 10

San Marino (a) September 1

Czech Republic (h) September 4

Germany (h) October 5

Norway (a) October 8

Republic of Ireland World Cup qualifiers:

Serbia (a) September 5, 2016

Georgia (h) October 6

Moldova (a) October 9

Austria (a) November 12

Wales (h) March 24, 2017

Austria (h) June 11

Georgia (a) September 2

Serbia (h) September 5

Moldova (h) October 6

Wales (a) October 9

Wales World Cup qualifiers:

Moldova (h) September 5, 2016

Austria (a) October 6

Georgia (h) October 9

Serbia (h) November 12

Republic of Ireland (a) March 24, 2017

Serbia (a) June 11

Austria (h) September 2

Moldova (a) September 5

Georgia (a) October 6

Republic of Ireland (h) October 9


Headlines for Northern Ireland this week

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  • World Cup qualifying dates for N Ireland, Republic of Ireland and Wales


  • Wales will begin their World Cup 2018 qualification campaign with a home game against Moldova on September 5, 2016.

  • England to face Scotland in World Cup qualifying


  • England have been drawn in the same group as fierce rivals Scotland as the pair look to qualify for World Cup 2018 in Russia.

  • Northern Ireland relishing World Cup challenge, says IFA CEO


  • Irish FA chief executive Patrick Nelson says Northern Ireland are relishing the challenge of facing reigning champions Germany in qualifying for the 2018 World Cup.

  • England to face Scotland in World Cup qualifying


  • England have been drawn in the same World Cup 2018 qualifying group as Scotland.

  • Russia ready to host draw for 2018 World Cup


  • More than 2,000 of football’s most high-profile figures are preparing to attend the draw for the 2018 World Cup at Russia's Constantine Palace.

  • Jonny Evans not a transfer target for Everton


  • Everton manager Roberto Martinez has confirmed he is not trying to sign Manchester United defender Jonny Evans.

  • Wales move into FIFA's top 10 for the first time in their history


  • Wales have moved into the top 10 of FIFA's world rankings for the first time and now sit just one spot behind ninth-placed England.

  • Derby sign Northern Ireland international Chris Baird


  • ​Derby have signed veteran Northern Ireland international Chris Baird.

  • UEFA takes disciplinary action against the Irish Football Association


  • UEFA has opened disciplinary proceedings against the Irish Football Association after a photographer was injured by a firework.

  • Kyle Lafferty to discuss Norwich future with manager Alex Neil


  • Kyle Lafferty hopes he gets the opportunity to prove himself in the Premier League with Norwich next season.

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