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Newry City Match Preview
Uploaded Monday, 7th Nov, 2022 at 15:57

BALLYMENA United travel to Newry Showgrounds on Tuesday evening in a reverse of the fixture on Friday night.
United won the game on Friday at Ballymena Showgrounds 3-0 thanks to goals from Michael Place (pen), Jordan Gibson and David McDaid, grabbing a vital 3 points to increase the gap behind to Newry City to 5 points and decrease the gap between 7th and 8th placed Glenavon and Carrick Rangers to 2 points, with a game in hand against all the sides mentioned.
Newry City:
Having caused headaches to many of the top teams so far this season, it was a surprise that United came away with a 3-0 win on Friday evening, dropping Newry City and leaving them stranded closer to the relegation zone than before.
Ballymena United:
Supporters were delighted to see our biggest league victory and a clean sheet, just the third of the season, on Friday evening. A much improved performance was enough to secure the 3 points.
Tickets are available at £12 for adults, £8 concession, £5 for children aged 12-16. Children under the age of 11 do not require a ticket but will be able to gain entry along with an adult or concession ticket holder for just £1 - Please bring the correct change. Newry City AFC Ticket Portal.
Match Officials:
Referee: Declan Hassan. Assistant 1: Stephen Donaldson. Assistant 2: Stephen Bell. 4th Official: Glenn Buchanan.
Match Information:
The match kicks off at 8:00pm.
City will be eager to get their revenge on home soil, and will battle every step of the way to prevent another defeat at the hands of the Sky Blues. Make your way to Newry and be loud and proud in support of YOUR team - Come On Sky Blues!
Match Preview by Paul Irwin