Belfast Celtic 2 Ballymena United 3 (Irish Cup)

Celtic Park on Saturday, January 11th, 1930

Ballymena the Irish Cup holders, are making a spirited bid to retain the Irish Cup, the most coveted trophy in Irish football. In the first round they were up against a stiff enough proposition in having to travel to Derry City, whom they defeated by the handsome score of four goals to one, a performance which augured well for their future prospects. They faced a much tougher task l ... read more