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Saturday 24th April v. Coleraine (home) - Danske Bank Premiership - k.o: 3:00pm


Dungannon Swifts Match Preview
Uploaded Friday, 26th Mar, 2021 at 12:19

BALLYMENA United host Dungannon Swifts in the Danske Bank Premiership on Saturday afternoon.
The previous game between the sides seen Roy Carroll put in a superb first performance for the Swifts, keeping United at bay and allowing Rhyss Campbell to fire home a ball that landed at his feet after a bit of pinball in the Ballymena box.
Latest results v Dungannon Swifts (all league unless stated):
Ballymena United 0-1 Dungannon Swifts, Ballymena Showgrounds, 2nd February 2021. Att: Behind Closed Doors
Dungannon Swifts 1-5 Ballymena United, Stangmore Park, 12th December 2020. Att: Behind Closed Doors
Dungannon Swifts 1-0 Ballymena United, Stangmore Park, 3rd March 2020. Att: 577
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
Dungannon Swifts:
The Swifts got off to a poor start in March, losing 4-1 away to Warrenpoint Town, 3-2 at home to Coleraine, 2-0 at home to Larne, 2-0 away to Linfield, 1-0 away to Portadown before an excellent performance on Tuesday evening seen them defeat Crusaders 2-1 at Stangmore Park. Dungannon are last in the league table with just 4 wins, 3 draws and 18 defeats, and sit on 15 points, just behind Carrick Rangers on 16 points.
Ballymena United:
The Sky Blues are on their second unbeaten run of the season, matching the 8 games unbeaten earlier in the season with an excellent performance against champions Linfield on Tuesday evening. United now sit 7th in the Danske Bank Premiership, level on points with Crusaders and a single point behind 5th placed Cliftonville.
Ballymena United TV:
There will be a stream of the match live at https://ballymenaunitedfc.tv/live/. If you haven't already created an account, it's recommended you do so as soon as possible, and you'll have to make payment of £7.50 to watch the game. Ballymena United Season Ticket holders will gain access free of charge.
Match Officials:
Referee: Steven Gregg. Assistant 1: Ryan Kelsey. Assistant 2: Rachel Greer. 4th Official: Diarmuid Harrigan.
Match Information:
No fans will be admitted to the Showgrounds because of the current Covid-19 restrictions.

Kick off is 3:00pm.
It was Dungannon Swifts who brought United's previous unbeaten run to an end in February at the Showgrounds, and David Jeffrey will be eager not to let that happen again. Can our makeshift side overcome their growing injury list and keep their run of form going? Make sure to tune into ballymenaunitedfc.tv and watch YOUR team - Come On Sky Blues!
Match Preview by Paul Irwin