VIDEO: NI boss O’Neill’s parents ‘immensely proud’ of son’s achievements

There will be few people more proud as Michael O’Neill’s Northern Ireland kick off their Euro 2016 campaign this Sunday than the manager’s parents.

Des and Pat O’Neill, familiar faces around Ballymena, have shared in Michael’s experience in charge of the national team, from the difficult first couple of years to the glory of reaching the finals in France.

Des and Pat O'Neill read up on newspaper coverage of their son Michael's achievement in leading Northern Ireland to the European Championship finals.

Des and Pat O'Neill read up on newspaper coverage of their son Michael's achievement in leading Northern Ireland to the European Championship finals.

Here’s another chance to see one of the most popular videos from the past year on our website, filmed after Northern Ireland had clinched qualification last October.