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Friday 5th April v. Linfield (home) - Danske Bank Premiership - k.o: 7:45pm

Warrenpoint Town Match Preview
Uploaded Friday, 16th Mar, 2018 at 18:46

BALLYMENA United host Warrenpoint Town in the Danske Bank Premiership on Saturday afternoon.
The last meeting of the sides was at Ballymena Showgrounds in October, a late Matthew Shevlin goal snatching a 3-3 draw and a point.
Recent results v Warrenpoint Town:
Ballymena United 3-3 Warrenpoint Town, Ballymena Showgrounds, 28th October 2017. Att: 771
Warrenpoint Town 1-3 Ballymena United, Milltown Playing Fields, 9th September 2017. Att: 220
Warrenpoint Town 4-1 Ballymena United, Milltown Playing Fields, 19th April 2016. Att: 121
Ballymena United 3-1 Warrenpoint Town, Ballymena Showgrounds, 29th March 2016. Att: 627
Ballymena United 4-2 Warrenpoint Town, Ballymena Showgrounds, 12th December 2015. Att: 658
Warrenpoint Town 1-2 Ballymena United, Milltown Playing Fields, 26th September 2015. Att: 130
Warrenpoint Town:
The Warrenpoint side have won 1 of their last 5 games, defeating Carrick Rangers 2-1 at Belfast Loughshore Arena. In those games they've also lost 5-0 to Glentoran at The Oval, 1-0 to Coleraine in Coleraine, 3-1 at home to Cliftonville and 3-1 at home to Linfield.

They currently sit in 10th place in the league, 4 points ahead of Carrick Rangers with a game in hand.
Ballymena United:
Similarly, Ballymena United have also won just won of their last 5 games, beating Dungannon Swifts 3-2 at Stangmore Park in the league. They've suffered defeats to Crusaders at Seaview, Ards at Bangor Fuels Arena, Coleraine at Ballymena Showgrounds and, most recently, were knocked out of the Tennent's Irish Cup at the quarter-final stage at home to Bluefin Sport Championship side Larne.

United currently sit 7th in the Danske Bank Premiership, 6 points behind Glentoran with 2 games in hand, and 5 points ahead of Ards, also with 2 games in hand.
Match Officials:
Referee: Raymond Crangle. Assistant 1: Kristian Hanna. Assistant 2: Joseph Wilson. 4th Official: Tony Clarke.
Match Information:
Admission is payable at the gate.

Kick off is 3:00pm.
After a recent run of poor results, including the defeat to Larne on Tuesday night, the Sky Blues really need to find their groove in time to overtake Glentoran and secure a place in the top six. With 4 games left until the split, and United 6 points behind with 2 matches in hand, there's no room for error. Make your way to the Showgrounds on Saturday afternoon and be loud and proud in support of YOUR team - Come On Sky Blues!
Match Preview by Paul Irwin