Ballymena United 2
Crusaders 3
League (Premier Division)


Ballymena United
2 - 3
Crusaders 

League (Premier Division)
Saturday, October 25th, 1997
Ballymena Showgrounds
3:00 PM Kick-off

Goalscorers
Barry Patton (13)
Ian Bustard (68)
None.

Team Managers
Alan Fraser
Unknown.

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

Bench
Declan McGreevy
Stephen Stewart
Neil Candlish
None.

Substitutions
Neil Candlish for Barry Patton
Stephen Stewart for John Smyth
None.

Cautions
None. None.

Red Cards
None. None.
Match Officials

Herbie Barr (Bangor) (Referee)




Match Report


This match has no report.



Squad Statistics (as at October 25th, 1997)


1997-1998 All Time
Age
Darren Crawford (GK)29 14 - 26 -
Jason Allen26 181974
Nigel Boyd24 16 - 864
Mark Carlisle28 18 - 213 -
John McConnell29 15 - 863
Paul Muir22 191953
Ian Bustard33 121523
Phillip Knell29 185337
Peter Murray33 1528113
John Smyth27 121514
Barry Patton24 181311036
Stephen Stewart (sub)34 11 - 831
Neil Candlish (sub)29 6212646



League Table (as at October 25th, 1997)


Pld W D L Pts
1. Cliftonville 11 6 2 3 20
2. Portadown 10 5 3 2 18
3. Glenavon 11 5 3 3 18
4. Coleraine 11 5 2 4 17
5. BALLYMENA UTD 11 5 2 4 17
6. Linfield 10 4 3 3 15
7. Crusaders 11 4 3 4 15
8. Glentoran 11 4 2 5 14
9. Omagh Town 11 2 6 3 12
10. Ards 11 0 2 9 2