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Tuesday 24th October v. Glentoran (home) - Toals Co Antrim Shield QF - k.o: 7:45pm

Banbridge Town Match Preview
Uploaded Friday, 29th Jul, 2016 at 21:36

BALLYMENA United will send a squad to Crystal Park to face Banbridge Town on Saturday afternoon.
The last time the two sides met was in September 2010, when United ran out 3-0 winners in the 2nd round of the League Cup, goals scored by Rory Carson, Eamonn Murray and Aaron Stewart. Banbridge town are now managed by former United favourite Stuart King, and they recently retained the Bob Larmour Cup with a win over a youthful Cliftonville squad.
Team News:
As has been the case with previous friendly games, the squad will be split in two teams with one travelling to Banbridge and the other heading to Limavady to face Limavady United.

Denver Gage, Fra McCaffrey, Willie Faulkner, Stephen McBride and Kyle Mackie are all out injured, while Conor McCloskey is attending a wedding.

The following players are expected to travel to Banbridge: -
  • Tom Hegan
  • B McCauley
  • Chandler Douglas
  • Caolan Loughran
  • Kyle Crawford
  • Gavin Taggart
  • Adam McCracken
  • Michael Smith
  • Matthew Shevlin
  • Jake McNeill
  • R Croft
  • D McWhirter
  • Tyler Wilgaus
  • J McCready
  • D Woods
  • Match Updates:
    The social media team will try to keep you fully up to date with both games on our live Twitter feed.
    Match Information:
    Admission is payable at the gate. Adults 5, Concessions 3.

    Kick off is 2:00pm.
    These are the last friendlies before the Danske Bank Premiership starts this season and your support, as always, would be greatly appreciated.
    Match Preview by Paul Irwin