Germany made it three wins from as many games in Euro 2020 qualifying, as they crushed Estonia 8-0 on Tuesday.
Marco Reus led Germany in the first half against Estonia, as they scored five in the opening 45 minutes for the first time since 2014.
Josh Magennis made a strong impact off the bench as Northern Ireland won 2-1 at Estonia, to the delight of manager Michael O'Neill.
Northern Ireland were heading for defeat against Estonia until Josh Magennis came off the bench to seal an unlikely win.
Northern Ireland beat Estonia 2-0 in their Euro 2020 qualifier, but Michael O'Neill wants more cutting edge from his side.
Niall McGinn and Steven Davis struck as Northern Ireland beat Estonia 2-0 in their opening Euro 2020 qualifier.
Northern Ireland have called up uncapped Arsenal teenager Daniel Ballard to the squad for the Euro 2020 qualifiers with Estonia and Belarus.
Finland and Bulgaria moved through in FIBA Basketball World Cup qualifying on Monday.
Estonia were no match for Herve Renard's Morocco on Saturday, as the African side eased to a 3-1 win ahead of their World Cup campaign.
There was a sense of relief from Roberto Martinez post-match with players keen to enjoy some time away during the off-season.