Wins for Scotland and Northern Ireland in Euro qualifiers

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Gareth McAuleyCharles McQuillan
Gareth McAuley scored his fifth international goal for Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland have beaten the Faroe Islands 2-0.

They move to the top of Euro 2016 qualifying Group F.

They also beat Hungary in their opening match last month.

It is the team's best start to any campaign since 1968.

Gareth McAuley scored afer six minutes while Kyle Lafferty got the second goal.

Roy Carroll saved a penalty from the Faroe Islands 10 minutes before half-time.

Elsewhere, Scotland beat Georgia 1-0 in their first home match of the competition.

A strike from Shaun Maloney led to the only goal for ScotlandSNS Group
A strike from Shaun Maloney led to the only goal for Scotland

A powerful shot from Shaun Maloney was saved but then struck Akaki Khubutia to spin into the net for an own goal.

Soon after, an effort from captain Scott Brown deflected narrowly wide.

Scotland lost their first Group D game in Germany last month.