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N Ireland U21s end campaign with home defeat

French defender Jordan Amavi in action against Northern Ireland's Conor McDermott

French defender Jordan Amavi in action against Northern Ireland’s Conor McDermott

Paris St-Germain striker Jean-Kevin Augustin scored twice as France beat Northern Ireland in Tuesday’s European Under-21 Championship qualifier.

Augustin, 19, had put the visitors 2-0 by half-time and Celtic forward Moussa Dembele made it three near the end.

France finished second in Group Three behind Macedonia but they have not made the play-offs.

Jim Magilton’s Northern Ireland ended the campaign bottom of the group with two points from their 10 matches.

Article source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/37538826