Ballymena United 2
Newry Town (City) 0
League (First Division)


Ballymena United
2 - 0
Newry 

League (First Division)
Saturday, December 7th, 1996
Ballymena Showgrounds
3:00 PM Kick-off

Goalscorers
Ian Bustard (59)
Des Loughery (73)
None.

Team Managers
Alan Fraser
Unknown.

Starting Eleven
Robert Beck
John McConnell
Mark Carlisle
Paul Muir
Jason Allen
Stephen Stewart
Peter Murray
Jason Gilmore
John Smyth
Ciaran Feehan
Des Loughery
Unknown.

Bench
Ian Bustard
Barry Patton
Colin Moore
None.

Substitutions
Ian Bustard for John McConnell (31)
Barry Patton for Ian Bustard (78)
Colin Moore for Ciaran Feehan (88)
None.

Cautions
None. None.

Red Cards
None. None.
Match Officials

Frankie Hiles (Coleraine) (Referee)




Match Report


This match has no report.



Squad Statistics (as at December 7th, 1996)


1996-1997 All Time
Age
Robert Beck (GK)32 21 - 51 -
Mark Carlisle28 20 - 175 -
John McConnell28 18 - 572
Jason Allen26 211653
Stephen Stewart33 19 - 51 -
Paul Muir21 15 - 54 -
Peter Murray33 213489
John Smyth26 193193
Jason Gilmore27 1921059
Des Loughery29 21927885
Ciaran Feehan23 195195
Ian Bustard (sub)32 192192
Barry Patton (sub)23 1837017
Colin Moore (sub)22 5 - 356



League Table (as at December 7th, 1996)


Pld W D L Pts
1. BALLYMENA UTD 10 8 0 2 24
2. Omagh Town 10 6 1 3 19
3. Bangor 10 5 2 3 17
4. Distillery 9 5 0 4 15
5. Ballyclare Com. 10 5 0 5 15
6. Larne 10 4 0 6 12
7. Carrick Rangers 10 2 1 7 7
8. Newry 9 1 2 6 5