Ballymena United 0
Linfield 2
League (Premier Division)


Ballymena United
0 - 2
Linfield 

League (Premier Division)
Saturday, January 3rd, 1998
Ballymena Showgrounds
3:00 PM Kick-off

Goalscorers
None. None.

Team Managers
Alan Fraser
Unknown.

Starting Eleven
Darren Crawford
Jason Allen
Nigel Boyd
John McConnell
John McDowell
Paul Muir
Ian Bustard
Phillip Knell
Peter Murray
Des Loughery
Barry Patton
Unknown.

Bench
Stephen Stewart
Neil Candlish
PJ O'Connell
None.

Substitutions
Neil Candlish for Peter Murray
PJ O'Connell for Barry Patton
Stephen Stewart for Des Loughery
None.

Cautions
None. None.

Red Cards
None. None.
Match Officials

Michael Ross (Carrickfergus) (Referee)




Match Report


This match has no report.



Squad Statistics (as at January 3rd, 1998)


1997-1998 All Time
Age
Darren Crawford (GK)29 17 - 29 -
Jason Allen27 3211114
Nigel Boyd24 291995
John McConnell29 26 - 973
John McDowell19 221261
Paul Muir22 3331095
Ian Bustard34 251653
Phillip Knell29 3094511
Peter Murray34 2789319
Des Loughery30 9130893
Barry Patton25 322112444
Stephen Stewart (sub)34 16 - 881
Neil Candlish (sub)29 14413448
PJ O'Connell (sub)24 243243



League Table (as at January 3rd, 1998)


Pld W D L Pts
1. Cliftonville 11 6 2 3 20
2. Portadown 11 5 4 2 19
3. Glenavon 11 5 3 3 18
4. Coleraine 11 5 2 4 17
5. BALLYMENA UTD 11 5 2 4 17
6. Linfield 11 4 4 3 16
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