Saturday’s Irish Premiership games (01/10/2016)

Action from Saturday's Irish Premiership games.

  • Ards 3 - 1 Carrick Rangers
  • Ballinamallard United 2 - 0 Dungannon Swifts
  • Coleraine 2 - 2 Ballymena United
  • Crusaders 4 - 3 Cliftonville
  • Glenavon 1 - 0 Portadown
  • Glentoran 1 - 2 Linfield
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Mallards see off Swifts at Ferney Park

Adam Lecky of Ballinamallard celebrates after scoring a penalty. Credit: Presseye
  • Ballinamallard United 2-0 Dungannon Swifts

Ballinamallard United picked up their third win in four games with a 2-0 victory over Dungannon Swifts at Ferney Park.

James McKenna fired the hosts into the lead in the 24th minute when with a close-range finish from Adam Lecky’s flick-on into the danger area.

The hosts made the game safe 12 minutes from time when Jarlath O’Rourke hauled down Ryan Mayse in the area, and Adam Lecky scored from the resulting penalty.

Ballinamallard remain in ninth place as a result of their victory, while Dungannon drop to eighth.

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