Daniel Rooney called up by Northern Ireland UEFA

Torpoint Community College and Argyle schoolboy Daniel Rooney was called up by Northern Ireland for the UEFA Under-17 Championship Qualifying round mini tournament.

The tournament was held in Slovenia between September 16-25, with Northern Ireland playing matches against Portugal, Turkey and Slovenia on September 19, 21 and 24.

 Northern Ireland lost 3-0 to Portugal, won 4-3 against Turkey and drew against Slovenia 0-0. Daniel’s side finished third in the group on goal difference and now must wait for the outcome of the other groups to find out if they qualify for the next phase as one of the five best third placed teams.

 Well done Daniel!