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A controversial handball call in the box and the ensuing penalty from Ricardo Rodriguez mean the Swiss hold a huge advantage over Northern Ireland after the first leg.
Ricardo Rodriguez's controversial penalty has the Swiss in pole position to win the play-off and reach Russian Federation, with Northern Ireland needing to overturn a 1-0 deficit on Sunday to qualify for the tournament for the first time since 1986.
The Irish FA are expecting over 2,000 Northern Ireland fans to travel to the Swiss city for the game but only 1,800 have tickets for the match.
Asked if he had seen a poorer decision from a referee, O'Neill said: "Well certainly not in any of the games that I have been involved in, particularly at this level, no". But the referee gives the penalty and this is football. I will need to see it again.
"I'm very pleased with the performance", Shaqiri added.
"Obviously he has put Stuarty (Dallas) out of the rest of the game after the challenge - he struggled but I thought the game was played in good spirits between the two team and I thought the ref was blowing up lot of free-kicks needlessly".
"I'm absolutely devastated about the decision but the game in Basel is more important and I will be there to support them". "We dominated for 70 or 80 minutes but unfortunately we didn't score more goals to return home with a more reassuring lead", said Petkovic.
No European team has ever qualified for the World Cup via the play-offs after losing the opening leg at home, highlighting the magnitude of the task awaiting the Northern Irish in Basel. We are a good team, I think we are a better team than Northern Ireland, and tomorrow with all the fans and all the support we have here, we want to make them proud and we want to qualify for Russian Federation.
"They took a lot of points at home, so it is going to be very hard to come to Basel and play more offensively than they did".
The Bucks knocked off the Los Angeles Lakers 98-90 on Saturday night to earn their second straight win. Making things more hard for the Lakers were 23 turnovers, which Milwaukee converted for 17 points.
Independent news gathering there has grown more hard , with the government refusing to accredit two AP reporters and others. Fire crews later successfully extinguished the blaze on the pipeline, which belongs to the state-run Bahrain Petroleum Co.
He said "every single step the North Korea regime takes toward more weapons is a step it takes into greater and greater danger". Xi's remarks came after he pledged during a state visit to China by Trump to further open his economy to foreign investors.
Many were young men, some with their faces covered or with beer bottles in hand, but families and older Poles also participated. Independence day is taken seriously in Poland , which was wiped off the map for over 120 years prior to 1918.
Iowa State fell to 6-4, and the loss left it behind Oklahoma, TCU, Oklahoma State and West Virginia in the Big 12 at 4-3. Green held on to an interception with 32 seconds left to seal a 49-42 win over Iowa State on Saturday.
They earned their fifth straight win with a 38-30 victory over the Washington Redskins at FedEx Field Sunday. That number looks better than the attack looked, however, as five different players encompassed the 81 yards.
The Browns have not won a game all season and if the Lions were to lose, it would be devastating to their playoff chances. Kizer passed for 178 yards and a touchdown and carried seven times for 57 rushing yards and a score prior to the injury.
The series which is going to be played in the U.S. , will be a triangular series, as the third team is not decided yet. Sethi said the agreement with West Indies showed a confidence by global sides in touring Pakistan again.
The verbal argument allegedly turned physical, with Nicole Miller saying he pushed her around and grabbed her hair. She said Roy threw her phone in the toilet and physically restrained her from retrieving it.
Three US carriers lead naval drill aimed at North Korea
President Donald Trump exchanged war-like threats and insults over the North's nuclear and missile development program. Trump will attend a state banquet on Saturday before a welcoming and deal-signing ceremony on Sunday morning.
Marquez takes pole, Dovizioso starts 9th in MotoGP finale
However, he'd not have the buffer of Pedrosa for long with Monster Tech 3 Yamaha's Johann Zarco barging past on the second lap. Dovizioso was frustratingly held up by Ducati team-mate Jorge Lorenzo before both crashed out in separate incidents.
Compensation committee to talk Roger Goodell contract
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Butch Jones out, Brady Hoke takes over at Tennessee
Dooley, Johnny Majors, Doug Dickey and Bowden Wyatt are the only Tennessee coaches to endure one-win conference campaigns. This comes one day after the Vols were blown out 50-17 at Missouri and the Vols' fifth loss in their last six games.
Trump lands in Philippines, offers to mediate on S.China Sea
Mr Trump arrived in Hanoi to begin meetings, before flying to the Philippines to begin the ASEAN meeting and East Asia Summit. Duterte said earlier in the week that he planned to ask China to make clear its intentions in the South China Sea.