Missed chances were 'embarrassing' says Linfield boss despite Stewart hat-trick
Jordan Stewart admits he is playing with a smile on his face again.
Jordan Stewart admits he is playing with a smile on his face again.
Linfield manager David Healy says Tuesday night's defeat to Crusaders was a wake-up call for his side.
Paul Heatley turned in a top class display as he helped himself to a hat-trick for Crusaders during their 5-1 win against Ballinamallard at Ferney Park on Saturday - but for the attacker it is all about the team performance.
Gavin Dykes has confidently predicted that Ballinamallard United won't fall through the Premiership's trap door - despite taking only one point from their opening four matches.
Gangling striker Andrew Mooney last night hit a glorious double to send Carrick Rangers into dreamland. His goals were worth the admission money alone as David McAlinden's boys turned in another 90 minutes of passion and commitment which helped them pick...
Cliftonville boss Barry Gray felt his side should have returned home from Ferney Park with the three points, but he was much happier with the performance than he was following the midweek defeat to Coleraine.
Glancing down Tuesday evening's fixtures, I wasn't immediately sure where to spend my night. Boy did I make the right decision.
Richard Clarke believes Ballinamallard United should start banishing relegation fears and begin dreaming of Europe.
Carrick Rangers manager Aaron Callaghan stepped down following Saturday's 4-1 defeat away to Ballinamallard United.
Andrew Mitchell struck twice as Dungannon Swifts tightened their grip on seventh with a 4-1 victory at Ferney Park last night.
Niall Currie has spelt out his confidence that Portadown will come back stronger with the fans behind them.
Portadown's Premiership survival mission is still on.
Gavin Dykes confirmed that Shane McGinty has put pen to paper on a new deal at Ferney Park after helping Ballinamallard United sweep lacklustre Glentoran aside on Saturday.
The race for the Gibson Cup is still very much alive after Stephen Lowry's 86th minute stunner saw Linfield snatch all three points against Ballinamallard United.
Ballinamallard United boss Gavin Dykes admits the threat of relegation is still giving him a few sleepless nights.
Manager Stephen Baxter last night hailed two-goal hero Paul Heatley as Crusaders restored their seven-point lead at the top of the Danske Bank Premiership table.
Crusaders defender Craig McClean insists there are no alarm bells sounding after his team's lead at the top of the Danske Bank Premiership was cut to four points on Saturday.
Ards took another big step towards securing the Premiership status with an impressive win over Ballinamallard United at the Bangor Fuels Arena.
A dominant display from Glenavon earned a 3-0 win over Ballinamallard at Mourneview.
Ballinamallard supremo Gavin Dykes made the case for his defence after his team registered a first victory over Cliftonville at Ferney Park on Saturday.
Josh McIlwaine is gunning for more goals against Glenavon tonight in the Premiership's re-arranged match at Ferney Park, but this time he hopes there will be no arguments over who's on the scoresheet.
Ballinamallard United boss Gavin Dykes hailed his boys following this crucial basement battle win over Carrick Rangers.
Striker Johnny McMurray believes Ballymena United have a score to settle when Dungannon Swifts make the trip to the Showgrounds today.
Carrick Rangers boss Aaron Callaghan admits tonight's clash with fellow strugglers Ballinmallard United at the Loughshore Hotel Arena is a 'six-pointer' for both clubs.
A 91st minute equaliser saw Ballinamallard hit back for a point and leave Dungannon frustrated. The Fermanagh men were trailing 2-1 heading into stoppage time at Stangmore Park. But Niall Owens' cool finish saw them nab a draw.
Dungannon Swifts boss Rodney McAree says last week's win over Ballinamallard United counts for nothing as the sides meet for the second time in eight days.
Ten-man Ballinamallard picked up a massive three points in their bottom of the table clash against Portadown at Ferney Park last night.
Ballinamallard United has beaten Portadown 1-0 - despite being a man down on Friday.
Rodney McAree praised his Dungannon side after they struck late to win a chaotic derby against Ballinamallard.
They might not have been at their best but Crusaders remain five points clear at the top of the Danske Bank Premiership as Jordan Forysthe's 28th minute goal sealed the points on their trip to Ferney Park.
Gavin Dykes is confident he has as many as three players lined up for a move to Ferney Park. The Ballinamallard United boss is striving to strengthen the Fermanagh side as he prepares to host Crusaders tomorrow.
Ballinamallard United clash against Glenavon at Ferney Park has been postponed because of a frozen pitch.
Gerard Lyttle has called for greater positivity around Solitude after his Cliftonville side left it late to break Ballinamallard United hearts.
Cliftonville Gerard Lyttle insists his team must be more ruthless in front of goal. The Reds are still smarting from last week's result when they were held to a 1-1 draw by Dungannon Swifts after 90 minutes of domination.
Mark Surgenor believes the Aaron Callaghan factor can steer Carrick Rangers out of troubled relegation waters! The big Dubliner may be still looking for his first victory since taking on one of the Irish League's most challenging jobs, but utility man Surgenor reckons...
Interim Portadown manager Vinny Arkins is hoping that Saturday's win over Ballinamallard United at Ferney Park is the turning point for their season.
Striker Andy Waterworth believes he is ready to start climbing the goal charts.
Dungannon Swifts went goal crazy once again, smashing in six goals for the second game running.
Big Adam Lecky admits he'll have nightmares over the chance he missed to nail Glentoran at the Oval on Saturday.
Former Ballinamallard United manager Whitey Anderson has demanded a review of the way the Irish Football Association deal with disciplinary issues.
There was an early birthday present for Ballinamallard United boss Gavin Dykes as his side picked up three points with a 2-0 win over Dungannon Swifts at Ferney Par on Saturday.
It's perhaps a reflection of the pursuit of perfection at Seaview that Craig McClean was still angry at the goal Crusaders conceded against Ballinamallard United despite including his name on the club's scoresheet for the first time.
One swallow does not a summer make and similarly Mallards won't be resting on their laurels after notching up a first league win of the season.
Last-gasp penalty hero Adam Lecky dedicated his winning goal to manager Gavin Dykes as Ballinamallard United notched up their first league win of the season at Glenavon's expense.
Coleraine produced a dominant performance at Ferney as Oran Kearney's side returned home with the points following a 3-0 win over a disappointing Ballinamallard United outfit.
Cliftonville manager Gerard Lyttle admits that the result was the most important thing to come out of Saturday's 2-1 win over Ballinamallard United at Ferney Park.
Ballinamallard United picked up their first point of the season in dramatic fashion against Carrick Rangers, but boss Gary Dykes was disappointed that they didn't claim a comeback victory.
After a week in which they conceded nine goals in two games, Ballymena United manager David Jeffrey was delighted to have kept a clean sheet as his side picked up their first win of the season at Ballinamallard.
Linfield manager David Healy admits that returning back to Belfast with the three points in the bag was all that mattered as the Blues opened their Danske Bank Premiership campaign with a hard fought 2-1 win over Ballinamallard at Ferney Park on Saturday.
Gavin Dykes has been handed the task of building on the extraordinary work of Whitey Anderson at Ferney Park and the former Derry City boss is up for the challenge.
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