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INTERNATIONAL NEWS: WILL GRIGG CALLED UP FOR NORTHERN IRELAND FIXTURES AGAINST BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA AND ISRAEL

23 August 2018

Will Grigg's red hot form sees him return to Michael O'Neill's Northern Ireland squad.

  • International News: Will Grigg receives international call-up for Michael O'Neill's Northern Ireland.
  • Grigg has scored three goals in his last two matches for Latics.
  • Northern Ireland to face Bosnia and Herzegovina and Israel this September.

Congratulations are in order for Will Grigg who has been called up to Michael O'Neill's Northern Ireland squad for the UEFA Nations League fixture against Bosnia and Herzegovina and a friendly against Israel.

The 27-year-old has been in excellent form for Latics recently with three goals in two matches, including a double against Stoke City in the Sky Bet Championship on Wednesday evening.

Grigg returns to the Northern Ireland squad for the first time since a clash with Croatia in November 2016.

Upcoming Fixtures

Northern Ireland v Bosnia and Herzegovia - Saturday 8 September, 2.00pm
Northern Ireland v Israel - Tuesday 11 September, 7.45pm

Will Grigg in Numbers


52 - league goals in 120 appearances for Latics.
64 - goals in 136 appearances in all competitions.
3 - Sky Bet Championship goal in his last two appearances.
26 - goals in his last 38 matches in all competitions.
5 - Will's position on our all-time league goal scoring list.
103 - career league goals in 202 starts.
19 - most goals across all four English divisions in 2019 so far.

Did you know? Will is one of six Latics players to represent Northern Ireland during their time with the club? See if you can name them amongst our 63 international player below.


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