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


Glentoran Match Preview
Uploaded Monday, 5th Apr, 2021 at 17:26

BALLYMENA United host Glentoran in the Danske Bank Premiership on Tuesday evening.
The last time the sides met was in March, when United put a superb performance in at The Oval to run out 2-0 victors, goals coming from a superb Tony Kane corner which went straight in and later in the game Tony supplied the corner which was flicked on for Ross Redman to poke home.
Latest results v Glentoran (all league unless stated):
Glentoran 0-2 Ballymena United, The Oval, 9th March 2021. Att: Behind Closed Doors
Ballymena United 1-1 Glentoran, Ballymena Showgrounds, 19th December 2020. Att: Behind Closed Doors
Ballymena United 1-1 Glentoran, (1-2 AET), National Stadium, 31st July 2020. (Sadler's Peaky Blinder Irish Cup Final)
Glentoran 2-0 Ballymena United, The Oval, 28th December 2019. Att: 1893
Glentoran 3-1 Ballymena United, The Oval, 25th October 2019. Att: 1787
Ballymena United 1-2 Glentoran, Ballymena Showgrounds, 24th August 2019. Att: 1727
Since the defeat to the Sky Blues in March, the Glens have won 5 and lost 1 of their games, the last outing on Saturday seeing a 4-0 win over Portadown at home. They now sit 3rd in the league table, 3 points behind 2nd placed Coleraine with a game in hand and 3 ahead of 4th placed Larne with a game in hand.
Ballymena United:
In the same period United have won 4, drawn 2 and lost 1, their latest game on Friday night ending in a 1-0 defeat at home to Crusaders, Aidan Wilson grabbing the winner with 15 minutes left on the clock. This leaves the Sky Blues 6th in the table, a point behind 5th placed Cliftonville who have a game in hand, and level on points with Crusaders who have played the same number of games.
Where to watch:
The game is being streamed live on the BBC Sport NI website and BBC iPlayer.
Match Officials:
Referee: Steven Gregg. Assistant 1: Stephen Donaldson. Assistant 2: Mark O'Brien. 4th Official: Ben McMaster.
Match Information:
No fans will be admitted to the Showgrounds because of current Covid-19 restrictions.

Kick off is 7:30pm.
Can United pull off another win over the ever improving East Belfast side or will Glentoran show their ruthless side and take the 3 points home with them? Tune into the live BBC coverage of the game and get behind YOUR team as they attempt to get back to winning ways - Come On Sky Blues!
Match Preview by Paul Irwin