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Coleraine 1-3 Linfield: Blues come back to win first silverware of the season

By Gareth Hanna

Linfield have won the Charity Shield care of a late double to see off a plucky Coleraine side.

It was nowhere near as one-sided as the 3-0 Irish Cup drubbing Linfield handed to the Bannsiders back in May.

In fact, Coleraine went ahead through ex Blue Josh Carson on 33 minutes. Just five minutes later though, Aaron Burns levelled.

That paved the way for a late double from substitute Andrew Mitchell and lively forward Paul Smyth. We'll have more later - for now, have a look at the match as it happened:

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