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Tuesday 26th January v. Warrenpoint Town (away) - Danske Bank Premiership - k.o: 7:45pm

Cliftonville match postponed

Larne Match Preview
Uploaded Friday, 1st Jan, 2021 at 11:40

BALLYMENA United travel to Inver Park on Saturday afternoon to face top of the table Larne in the Danske Bank Premiership.
The last time the sides met was in October, also at Inver, the home side running out 2-0 winners thanks to two goals in two minutes from David McDaid.
Latest results v Larne (all league unless stated):
Larne 2-0 Ballymena United, Inver Park, 31st October 2020. Att: 490
Ballymena United 2-3 Larne, Ballymena Showgrounds, 1st January 2020. Att: 1688
Ballymena United 0-3 Larne, Ballymena Showgrounds, 2nd November 2019. Att: 1480
Larne 2-4 Ballymena United, Inver Park, 17th August 2019. Att: 1850
Larne:
After an excellent start to the season, which includes defeating Glentoran 4-3 on penalties to lift the Toals Co Antrim Shield, Larne are the only unbeaten side in the Danske Bank Premiership and sit a point ahead of Champions Linfield with a game in hand.
Ballymena United:
The Sky Blues had started to pick up pace before the enforced break, winning 4 and drawing 2 of their last 6 games. This leaves United sitting 4th in the table, 4 points behind Crusaders and 4 ahead of Cliftonville, Glenavon and Coleraine.
How to watch:
The Larne FC media team will be providing a live stream of the game through the 247.tv website. To view, you'll need to have an account with 247.tv then visit this link to make your payment of £7.50 via PayPal or Credit/Debit Card. The stream should start shortly before the match kicks off.
Match Officials:
Referee: Raymond Crangle. Assistant 1: Kristian Hanna. Assistant 2: Mark O'Brien. 4th Official: Keith Kennedy.
Match Information:
Due to the current Covid-19 restrictions, no spectators are allowed into Inver Park.

Kick off is 3:00pm.
Facing the league leaders at their home ground is always tough, but with the enforced break both teams will have had time to rest their players and, with the Sky Blues having lost 2-0 at Inver early in the season, David Jeffrey's men will be eager to give a better showing and keep up their improved form. Don't forget to tune into the live stream and get behind YOUR team - Come On Sky Blues!
Match Preview by Paul Irwin