Gareth McAuley scored a first half goal but it didn't stand up as Hull City came back for a 1-1 draw.
West Bromwich Albion could not hold onto an early lead at home behind a Gareth McAuley opener in a 2-1 loss to Everton.
Gareth Bale served in a great cross that force a bad touch from Gareth McAuley and ended up as the only goal of the match.
Northern Ireland scored an historic victory over Ukraine on the power of a 49th minute header from Gareth McAuley followed up by a stoppage time goal from Niall McGinn.
Gareth McAuley and Craig Dawson are both back in training and could be fit for the Week 27 match against Crystal Palace and the Hawthorns.
West Brom have been plunged into a defensive crisis ahead of Wednesday nights’ FA Cup fourth round replay against Peterborough United at the London Road Stadium.
Gareth McAuley will miss the visit of Arsenal after being red carded late in the Baggies' 2-0 loss to Manchester United in Week 12.
Gareth McAuley and Jonas Olsson will both likely be missing for Tony Pulis as his Baggies travel to Selhurst Park to battle the manager's former club Crystal Palace.
Gareth McAuley will be available for Week 2 after missing the Baggies' Week 1 loss at the hands of Manchester City.
Gareth McAuley scored a consolation goal as West Brom lost to Arsenal 4-1 at the Emirates on the final day of the season.
Gareth McAuley took a star turn as West Brom notched their second consecutive clean sheet as they stifled Liverpool's attack in Week 34.
Gareth McAuley started his second straight match for West Brom in Week 16 and the Baggies recorded their second straight clean sheet in the 1-0 victory over Aston Villa.
Alan Irvine could be counting the cost on his squad ahead of this weekend after Gareth McAuley became the latest Baggies player to pick up an injury while on international duty.