Northern Hordes Irish Representative American Football Team 1988-2003

IAFL Representative Team 1988-2003  
Home Ground: Carrickfergus, Co. Antrim
Career Record (W-L-T):
History: Representative team made up of players from the Northern Ireland teams in the IAFL. The first such team was the Northern Hordes, who played a match against the Dublin Celts in the Summer Bowl in 1988, in aid of the Irish World Development Agency GOAL. The second such team was IAFL North in 2003, who won 7-0 against IAFL South in Carrickfergus in 2003.

Norhern Hordes Results

03.07.1988DublinSummer BowlDublin Celts  

Reference: [1]

IAFL North Results

2003Carrickfergus, Co. AntrimFriendlyIAFL SouthW7-0

Reference: [2]



[1] Lord, Miriam (1988) “Incredible hulks – just like a herd of buffalo” Irish Independent, Monday, July 4, 1988. pg. 3

Internet Archive

[2] Irish American Football Association | Wayback Machine (2006) Results & History: Irish National Team & IAFL Allstars Results: [Internet] Available from: [Accessed 19 November 2019]


Thanks to Billy Flynn

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Last Updated: 17 November 2019

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