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Warrenpoint Town Match Preview
Uploaded Tuesday, 15th Nov, 2016 at 18:51

BALLYMENA United travel to Milltown Playing Fields on Wednesday night to face Warrenpoint Town in the Northern Ireland League Cup.
The last time the two sides faced each other was in April of this year, when Warrenpoint Town ran out 4-1 winners with a hat-trick from Stephen Murray and a single goal from loanee forward Johnny McMurray who is now playing for Ballymena United but will miss the game after picking up an injury in the game against Carrick Rangers at the weekend.
Latest results v Warrenpoint Town (all league unless stated):
Warrenpoint Town 4-1 Ballymena United, Milltown Playing Fields, 29th April 2016. Att: 121
Ballymena United 3-1 Warrenpoint Town, Showgrounds, 29th March 2016. Att: 627
Ballymena United 4-2 Warrenpoint Town, Showgrounds, 12th December 2015. Att: 658
Warrenpoint Town 1-2 Ballymena United, Milltown Playing Fields, 26th September 2015. Att: 130
Willie Faulkner celebrates after scoring during the 3-1 win over Warrenpoint in March
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The win was the first for David Jeffrey in only his second game in charge of United
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Warrenpoint Town:
Warrenpoint Town were automatically relegated at the end of last season after finishing bottom on goal difference. They currently sit top of the NIFL Championship with 8 wins out of 13 league games. With no game at the weekend, their last outing was at home to Armagh City which ended with 1-1 draw, giving them plenty of rest time in the lead up to this match.
Wednesday night will be the first time they're led out by new manager Matthew Tipton who played for the Sky Blues for almost two years, scoring 28 goals in a total of 69 appearances.
Matthew Tipton with the match ball after scoring 3 penalties in a 6-1 defeat of Cliftonville in his time at United
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Ballymena United:
The Braidmen have been in great form so far this season and currently sit in 3rd place in the Danske Bank Premiership after their weekend win over Carrick Rangers. United defeated Linfield 4-1 in the last round with two goals from Johnny McMurray, and one each from Cathair Friel and Willie Faulkner securing passage to the quarter-final.
Match Officials:
Referee: Keith Kennedy. Assistant 1: Stephen Donaldson. Assistant 2: Kristian Hanna. 4th Official: Peter McGrath.
Match Information:
Admission is payable at the gate.

Kick off is 7:45pm.
A place in the semi-finals of the Northern Ireland League Cup is up for grabs tomorrow night and, while Warrenpoint Town are flying high at the top of the Championship, United should be expected to have enough in the tank to claim the win. As always, a loud and proud support would be greatly appreciated so if you're free, please make your way to Warrenpoint and get behind the lads!
Match Preview by Paul Irwin