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Portadown Match Preview
Uploaded Friday, 16th Sep, 2016 at 16:56

BALLYMENA United travel to Shamrock Park to face Portadown in the Danske Bank Premiership on Saturday afternoon.
The last time the sides met was in the final match of last season, Portadown running out 2-0 winners at the Showgrounds.
Latest results v Portadown (all league unless stated):
Ballymena United 0-2 Portadown, Ballymena Showgrounds, 30th April 2016. Att: 859
Portadown 3-4 Ballymena United, Shamrock Park, 1st January 2016. Att: 669
Ballymena United 1-1 Portadown, Ballymena Showgrounds, 21st November 2015. Att: 681
Portadown 3-2 Ballymena United, Shamrock Park, 10th October 2015. Att: 645
Allan Jenkins celebrates after scoring the equaliser in a 1-1 draw with Portadown at the Showgrounds last season
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Portadown:
Portadown currently sit bottom of the table with -6 points after being deducted 12 points for paying Peter McMahon while he was registered as an amateur, although they are currently in the process of appealing the severity of the punishment. So far this season they've won 2 of their six games, losing the other 4. They lost 4-1 to Linfield at the National Stadium last weekend.
Ballymena United:
United are 6th in the table, having won 3, drawn 2 and lost 2 of their opening 7 games. United have came from behind in their last 3 games to gain a draw and 2 wins, defeating Cliftonville 3-2 at Ballymena Showgrounds last weekend.
Away Fans Transport:
Seven Towers Ballymena United Supporters Club bus leaves Henry Street at 1:30pm.
Match Officials:
Referee: Andrew Davey. Assistant 1: George Argyropoulos. Assistant 2: Adam Jeffrey. 4th Official: Neil Robinson.
Match Information:
Admission is payable at the gate.

Kick off is 3:00pm.
The Sky Blues travel to Portadown hoping to extend their unbeaten run and keep themselves in the top half of the table. Your support, as always, would be much appreciated!
Match Preview by Paul Irwin