Northern Ireland boss Michael O’Neill arrested on suspicion of drink-driving

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Michael O'Neill.

Northern Ireland football team manager Michael O’Neill has been arrested on suspicion of drink-driving.

He was stopped by police on the outskirts of Edinburgh on Sunday, the Scottish Sun said.

A statement from the Irish Football Association (IFA) said it was “aware of an alleged drink-driving incident involving Michael O’Neill.

“As it is a police matter, the association will be making no further comment.”

O’Neill played for Dundee United and St Johnstone before moving into management.

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