Crusaders 3
Ballymena United 2
Gold Cup (Group Stage)


Crusaders 

3 - 2

Ballymena United


Gold Cup (Group Stage)
Monday, September 29th, 1997
Seaview
3:00 PM Kick-off


Goalscorers
None. John Smyth (33)
Barry Patton (79)

Team Managers
Unknown. Alan Fraser

Starting Eleven
Unknown. Darren Crawford
Jason Allen
Nigel Boyd
Mark Carlisle
John McConnell
Declan McGreevy
Paul Muir
Ian Bustard
Phillip Knell
John Smyth
Barry Patton

Bench
None. John McDowell
Neil Candlish
Paul Storey

Substitutions
None. Paul Storey for Phillip Knell
Neil Candlish for Phillip Knell

Cautions
None. None.

Red Cards
None. None.

Match Officials





Match Report


This match has no report.



Squad Statistics (as at September 29th, 1997)


1997-1998 All Time
Age
Darren Crawford (GK)29 8 - 20 -
Jason Allen26 12 - 913
Nigel Boyd24 11 - 814
Mark Carlisle28 12 - 207 -
John McConnell29 9 - 803
Declan McGreevy30 122293
Paul Muir21 131893
Ian Bustard33 7 - 472
Phillip Knell28 12 - 272
John Smyth27 71464
Barry Patton24 131010533
Paul Storey (sub)19 4 - 5 -
Neil Candlish (sub)29 1 - 12144



League Table (as at September 29th, 1997)


Pld W D L Pts
1. Portadown 5 3 2 0 11
2. Crusaders 7 3 2 2 11
3. Glenavon 6 3 2 1 11
4. Cliftonville 7 3 2 2 11
5. Glentoran 6 3 1 2 10
6. BALLYMENA UTD 7 3 1 3 10
7. Linfield 6 2 2 2 8
8. Coleraine 7 2 1 4 7
9. Omagh Town 6 1 3 2 6
10. Ards 7 0 2 5 2