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

Warrenpoint Town Match Preview
Uploaded Friday, 7th Dec, 2018 at 12:18

BALLYMENA United travel to Milltown Playing Fields on Saturday afternoon to face Warrenpoint Town in the Danske Bank Premiership.
The last meeting between the sides was also at Milltown Playing Fields in September, United running out 6-1 winners with goals from Jonathan Addis, James Knowles, Steven McCullough, Reece Glendinning, Cathair Friel and Ryan Mayse, a single goal from Alan O'Sullivan providing scant consolation for the 'Point.
Recent results v Warrenpoint Town:
Warrenpoint Town 1-6 Ballymena United, Milltown Playing Fields, 1st September 2018. Att: 214
Ballymena United 1-3 Warrenpoint Town, Ballymena Showgrounds, 17th March 2018. Att: 698
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:
Since the last game against United in September, Warrenpoint Town have won 4 league games, drawn 6 and lost only 3, moving them up to 9th in the Danske Bank Premiership table, level on points with Institute and 3 ahead of Dungannon Swifts who have a game in hand.

They defeated Dollingstown 3-1 in the quarter-finals of the Mid-Ulster Cup and face Portadown at Shamrock Park in the semi-finals on Tuesday evening. Dungannon Swifts knocked them out of the BetMcLean League Cup with a 3-2 win after extra-time at Milltown in the third round.
Ballymena United:
United have been on an excellent run of form lately, setting a new club record of 9 wins in a row in all competitions to go back to the top of the league with a 2-1 win over Linfield last weekend. They go into this game hoping to extend that, but know that a very tough task lies ahead against a rejuvenated Warrenpoint Town.

In cup competitions United face Crusaders at Seaview on Tuesday evening in the semi-finals of the BetMcLean League Cup. This game is an all-ticket affair so please read this article to find out how to get your tickets. They also face Linfield in the semi-finals of the Toals Co Antrim Shield the following Tuesday night at Ballymena Showgrounds.
Away Fans Transport:
The Spirit Of '89 Supporters Club bus leaves The Smithfield Arms at 12:30pm - please contact Davy McCaig on 078 4916 2945 if you're interested in travelling with them.
Match Officials:
Referee: Steven Gregg. Assistant 1: Ken Ross. Assistant 2: Neill Gillespie. 4th Official: Peter McGrath.
Match Information:
Admission is payable at the gate.

Kick off is 3:00pm.
Can United keep their impressive winning run going and possibly even extend it to 10 games? With our seemingly ever growing injury list, it's going to be an incredibly tough task, but we've already shown this season how well we can cope with any circumstance thrown at us, confidence will be high. Make your way to Warrenpoint and be loud and proud in support of YOUR team - Come On Sky Blues!
Match Preview by Paul Irwin