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Ballymena extend unbeaten run with win over Dungannon

  • Ballymena 2-1 Dungannon

Ballymena extended their unbeaten run to six games with victory over Dungannon Swifts.

Ballymena took the lead just before the interval, Johnny McMurray opened the scoring with a header from Tony Kane's free-kick four minutes before the break.

The Braidmen did have good further chances either side of the interval, but did not take them.

David Jeffrey's side were made to pay for that when Dungannon captain Ryan Harpur rose to head home an equaliser at the back post from Cormac Burke's ball.

Ballymena however struck in the dying minutes, Gary Thompson reacting quickest to score beyond the Swifts defence.

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