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Glenavon Match Preview
Uploaded Friday, 17th Sep, 2021 at 15:34

BALLYMENA United host their first Danske Bank Premiership game of the season when Glenavon visit on Saturday afternoon.
The last time the sides met was at the Showgrounds in May, United running out 3-1 winners with goals in the second half from Paul McElroy, Seamus McCartan (pen) and Kofi Balmer.
Recent results v Glenavon (all league unless stated):
Ballymena United 3-1 Glenavon, Ballymena Showgrounds, 1st May 2021. Att: Behind Closed Doors
Glenavon 3-2 Ballymena United, Mourneview Park, 10th April 2021. Att: Behind Closed Doors
Glenavon 2-1 Ballymena United, Mourneview Park, 6th February 2021. Att: Behind Closed Doors
Ballymena United 0-2 Glenavon, Ballymena Showgrounds, 10th November, 2020. Att: 600
Glenavon:
The Mourneview Blues have won one, drawn one and lost one game in their opening three league fixtures and sit 8th in the table on 4 points.

They also won in the BetMcClean League Cup midweek when they defeated Portstewart 5-1, goals coming from Jack O'Mahony, Joshua Doyle and Kyle Beggs (3).
Ballymena United:
After a disappointing start to their league campaign, losing 2-1 away to Warrenpoint Town and 4-1 away to Glentoran, United sit level with Dungannon Swifts on zero points, ahead only on goal difference.

It was a tough game on Tuesday night in Portadown when United came back to beat Annagh United 4-2, goals coming from Conor Keeley (2), Paul McElroy (pen) and Jude Winchester.
Match Officials:
Referee: Keith Kennedy. Assistant 1: Stephen Bell. Assistant 2: George Argyropoulos. 4th Official: Tony Clarke.
Match Information:
Supporters of both sides should read this article with regards to entry requirements.

Ballymena United supporters should also read this announcement.

Kick off is 3:00pm.
Games against Glenavon generally brings goals for both sides and, with just 4 points between the sides, it could go either way on Saturday. Make your way to the Showgrounds and get behind YOUR team as they attempt to get their first league win of the season - Come On Sky Blues!
Match Preview by Paul Irwin