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Monday 27th July v. Coleraine (neutral) - Sadler's Peaky Blinder Irish Cup SF - k.o: 4:00pm

Sadler's Peaky Blinder Irish Cup semi-final

Dungannon Swifts Match Preview
Uploaded Monday, 2nd Mar, 2020 at 12:12

BALLYMENA United make the trip to Stangmore Park to face Dungannon Swifts in the Danske Bank Premiership on Tuesday evening.
The last time the sides met was at Ballymena Showgrounds in December, United running out 3-2 winners with goals from Ryan Harpur, James Knowles and an Andrew McGrory penalty sealing the points.
Latest results v Dungannon Swifts (all league unless stated):
Ballymena United 3-2 Dungannon Swifts, Ballymena Showgrounds, 14th December 2019. Att: 752
Dungannon Swifts 2-2 Ballymena United, Stangmore Park, 10th August 2019. Att: 853
Ballymena United 2-2 Dungannon Swifts, Ballymena Showgrounds, 12th January 2018. Att: 1003
Ballymena United 1-1 Dungannon Swifts, Ballymena Showgrounds, 20th October 2018. Att: 1363
Dungannon Swifts 0-2 Ballymena United, Stangmore Park, 4th August 2018. Att: 878
Dungannon Swifts:
Since the last meeting of the sides, the Swifts have won 2 league games, drawn 3 and lost 5, gaining 9 points and leaving them sitting on 26 points with 29 games played.

They were knocked out of the Sadler's Peaky Blinder Irish Cup on Saturday afternoon, losing 2-1 to Cliftonville at home.
Ballymena United:
In the same period United have won a single league game, drawn 1 and lost 7, grabbing just the 4 points, which has allowed Dungannon to move up to a single point behind the Sky Blues in the Danske Bank Premiership.

Ballymena have also beaten Crumlin Star 2-1 at home in the Sadler's Peaky Blinder Irish Cup fifth round, Warrenpoint Town 2-1 away in the sixth round and, on Saturday defeated Ballinamallard United 2-0 away from home in the quarter-final to set up a semi-final against derby rivals Coleraine.
Away Fans Transport:
Seven Towers Ballymena United Supporters Club bus leaves Henry Street Car Park at 6:30pm. There are only two places left so please phone Tommy on 077 5491 9638 to book your spot.
Match Officials:
Referee: Chris Morrison. Assistant 1: Stephen Donaldson. Assistant 2: John Doherty. 4th Official: Steven Gregg.
Match Information:
Admission is payable at the gate.

Kick off is 7:45pm
Historically, Dungannon Swifts have posed problems for United, but they have failed to win in both games this season, and we aim to keep that record intact on Tuesday night. Make your way to Stangmore Park and be loud and proud of YOUR team - Come On Sky Blues!
Match Preview by Paul Irwin