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Glenavon Match Preview
Uploaded Friday, 9th Apr, 2021 at 17:38

BALLYMENA United travel to Mourneview Park to face Glenavon in the Danske Bank Premiership on Saturday afternoon.
The last meeting between the sides seen Glenavon run out 2-1 winners at Mourneview Park, a close range strike from Conor McCloskey and a Michael O'Connor penalty giving the Lurgan side the advantage, and Joshua Kelly grabbing a consolation goal late in injury time.
Recent results v Glenavon (all league unless stated):
Glenavon 2-1 Ballymena United, Mourneview Park, 6th February 2021. Att: Behind Closed Doors
Ballymena United 0-2 Glenavon, Ballymena Showgrounds, 10th November, 2020. Att: 600
Ballymena United 0-3 Glenavon, Ballymena Showgrounds, 28th January, 2020. Att: 1067
Ballymena United 2-1 Glenavon, Ballymena Showgrounds, 20th December 2019. Att: 1003
Glenavon 3-1 Ballymena United, Mourneview Park, 21st September 2019. Att: 1064
Glenavon:
Since the game in February, Glenavon have won 7 of their league games, drawn 4 and lost 3, leaving them in 8th place with 43 points. With a game in hand over the Sky Blues, and 3 points separating the sides, it's a huge game for both sides.
Ballymena United:
United have won 6 games, drawn 5 and lost 4 of their league games in the same period, most recently coming back from 2 goals down with just over 10 minutes left to grab a late draw against Glentoran, and now sit 6th in the Danske Bank Premiership with 46 points.
Live Stream:
You can watch a live stream of the match at 247.tv by clicking this link. Glenavon are charging just £5 for their stream, which can be made via PayPal, credit card or debit card.
Match Officials:
Referee: Andrew Davey. Assistant 1: George Argyropoulos. Assistant 2: Andrew Nethery. 4th Official: Mark Dillon.
Match Information:
Due to the current Covid-19 restrictions, supporters are not allowed to attend the game.

Kick off is 3:00pm.
Glenavon always provide stiff resistance to the Sky Blues and will hope to capitalise on the slight advantage of having a game in hand, while United have been in great form recently and are eager to move closer to the chance of European competition next season. Tune into 247.tv and cheer on YOUR team - Come On Sky Blues!
Match Preview by Paul Irwin