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Glenavon v Linfield live: Stage is set for cracker of an Irish Cup final at Windsor Park

By Stuart McKinley

Published 07/05/2016

Terri-Louise Farren celebrates with Glenavon celebrate after winning todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO COLM LENAGHAN/PACEMAKER
Terri-Louise Farren celebrates with Glenavon celebrate after winning todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO COLM LENAGHAN/PACEMAKER
Glenavon Manager Gary Hamilton celebrates winning Irish Cup. PHOTO COLM LENAGHAN/PACEMAKER
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Glenavon celebrate after winning todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO COLM LENAGHAN/PACEMAKER
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Terri-Louise Farren celebrates with Glenavon celebrate after winning todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO COLM LENAGHAN/PACEMAKER
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Terri-Louise Farren celebrates with Glenavon celebrate after winning todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO COLM LENAGHAN/PACEMAKER
Glenavon celebrate the Irish Cup win ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' celebrations as they win the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' celebrations as they win the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2016 Tennent's Irish Cup Final at the National Stadium, Windsor Park. Linfield Vs Glenavon. Glenavon celebrate after winning 0-2. and lifting the cup. Picture by Jonathan Porter/PressEye
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Glenavon celebrate after todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO CHARLES MCQUILLAN/PACEMAKER
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Glenavon celebrate after todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO CHARLES MCQUILLAN/PACEMAKER
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' celebrations as they win the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Glenavon celebrate after todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO CHARLES MCQUILLAN/PACEMAKER
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' celebrations as they win the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Glenavon celebrate after todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO CHARLES MCQUILLAN/PACEMAKER
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Glenavon celebrate after todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO CHARLES MCQUILLAN/PACEMAKER
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2016 Tennent's Irish Cup Final at the National Stadium, Windsor Park. Linfield Vs Glenavon. Glenavon celebrate after winning 0-2. and lifting the cup. Picture by Jonathan Porter/PressEye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2016 Tennent's Irish Cup Final at the National Stadium, Windsor Park. Linfield Vs Glenavon. Glenavon celebrate after winning 0-2. and lifting the cup. Picture by Jonathan Porter/PressEye
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Glenavon celebrate after todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO CHARLES MCQUILLAN/PACEMAKER
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Glenavons Kris Lindsay after todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO CHARLES MCQUILLAN/PACEMAKER
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2016 Tennent's Irish Cup Final at the National Stadium, Windsor Park. Linfield Vs Glenavon. Glenavon celebrate after winning 0-2. and lifting the cup. Picture by Jonathan Porter/PressEye
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' celebrations as they win the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' celebrations as they win the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Glenavons Andrew Hall scores during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO COLM LENAGHAN/PACEMAKER
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final GlenavonÕs Andrew Hall scores during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO COLM LENAGHAN/PACEMAKER
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final GlenavonÕs Andrew Hall scores during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO COLM LENAGHAN/PACEMAKER
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Glenavons Andrew Hall scores during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO COLM LENAGHAN/PACEMAKER
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final GlenavonÕs Andrew Hall scores during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO COLM LENAGHAN/PACEMAKER
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Glenavons Andrew Hall scores during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO COLM LENAGHAN/PACEMAKER
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Glenavons Andy Hall celebrates during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO MARK MARLOW/PACEMAKER PRESS
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Linfields Paul Smyth and Glenavons Mark Patton during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO MARK MARLOW/PACEMAKER PRESS
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Linfields David Healy during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO MARK MARLOW/PACEMAKER PRESS
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Glenavons Kevin Braniff scores during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO MARK MARLOW/PACEMAKER PRESS
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Linfields Stephen Lowry and Glenavons Andy Kilmartin during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO MARK MARLOW/PACEMAKER PRESS
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Glenavons Kevin Braniff scores during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO MARK MARLOW/PACEMAKER PRESS
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Glenavons Kevin Braniff scores during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO MARK MARLOW/PACEMAKER PRESS
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Glenavons Kevin Braniff scores during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO MARK MARLOW/PACEMAKER PRESS
Kevin Braniff scores for Glenavon. Picture - David Hunter.
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' Andrew Hall scores in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' Andrew Hall scores in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' Andrew Hall scores in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' Andrew Hall scores in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' Andrew Hall scores in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' fans celebrate in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' Andrew Hall scores in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' Eoin Bradley and Kevin Braniff celebrate in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' Andrew Hall scores in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' fans celebrate in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
@Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland- 7th May 2016 Mandatory Credit -Brian Little/Presseye Linfield Andrew Waterworth header close to Glenavon goal keeper Jonathan Tuffy during Saturday's Tennent Irish Cup Final at the National Football Stadium at Windsor Park. Picture by Brian Little/Presseye
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' fans celebrate in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
@Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland- 7th May 2016 Mandatory Credit -Brian Little/Presseye Glenavon Kevin Braniff scores against Linfield during Saturday's Tennent Irish Cup Final at the National Football Stadium at Windsor Park. Picture by Brian Little/Presseye
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Linfields Gareth Deane looks on as Andy Hall hits home during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO MARK MARLOW/PACEMAKER PRESS
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Glenavons Andy Hall celebrates during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO MARK MARLOW/PACEMAKER PRESS
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Glenavons Eoin Bradley celebrates during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO MARK MARLOW/PACEMAKER PRESS
Kevin Braniff scores in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Linfields Andrew Waterworth and Glenavons Joel Cooper and Ciaran Martyn during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO CHARLES MCQUILLAN/PACEMAKER
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' Kevin Braniff scores in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
@Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland- 7th May 2016 Mandatory Credit -Brian Little/Presseye Linfield Ross Gaynor and Glenavon Rhys Marshall during Saturday's Tennent Irish Cup Final at the National Football Stadium at Windsor Park. Picture by Brian Little/Presseye
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' Kevin Braniff scores in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
@Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland- 7th May 2016 Mandatory Credit -Brian Little/Presseye Linfield Ross Gaynor challenged by Glenavon Rhys Marshall and Andrew Hall during Saturday's Tennent Irish Cup Final at the National Football Stadium at Windsor Park. Picture by Brian Little/Presseye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2016 Tennent's Irish Cup Final at the National Stadium, Windsor Park. Linfield Vs Glenavon. Linfield's Stephen Lowry with Glenavon's Kevin Braniff. Picture by Jonathan Porter/PressEye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2016 Tennent's Irish Cup Final at the National Stadium, Windsor Park. Linfield Vs Glenavon. Glenavon's Ciaran Martyn (left) and Eoin Bradley struggle with Linfield goalkeeper Gareth Deane to score a goal which is disallowed. . Picture by Jonathan Porter/PressEye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2016 Tennent's Irish Cup Final at the National Stadium, Windsor Park. Linfield Vs Glenavon. Glenavon's Ciaran Martyn (left) and Eoin Bradley protests after a goal is disallowed. Picture by Jonathan Porter/PressEye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2016 Tennent's Irish Cup Final at the National Stadium, Windsor Park. Linfield Vs Glenavon. Glenavon's Ciaran Martyn (left) and Eoin Bradley protests after a goal is disallowed. Picture by Jonathan Porter/PressEye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2016 Tennent's Irish Cup Final at the National Stadium, Windsor Park. Linfield Vs Glenavon. Glenavon fans. Picture by Jonathan Porter/PressEye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2016 Tennent's Irish Cup Final at the National Stadium, Windsor Park. Linfield Vs Glenavon. Glenavon fans. Picture by Jonathan Porter/PressEye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2016 Tennent's Irish Cup Final at the National Stadium, Windsor Park. Linfield Vs Glenavon. Glenavon's Eoin Bradley protests after a goal is disallowed. Picture by Jonathan Porter/PressEye
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Glenavons Eoin Bradley scores a goal only for it to be called disallowed during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO MARK MARLOW/PACEMAKER PRESS
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Linfields Stephen Lowry and Glenavons Andy Kilmartin during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO MARK MARLOW/PACEMAKER PRESS
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Glenavon fans during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO MARK MARLOW/PACEMAKER PRESS
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Andy Waterworth during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO MARK MARLOW/PACEMAKER PRESS
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Linfields Aaron Burns and Glenavons Simon Kelly during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO MARK MARLOW/PACEMAKER PRESS
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' Andy Kilmrtin and Linfields' Stephen Lowry in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' Eoin Bradley and Linfields' Sean Ward in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2016 Tennent's Irish Cup Final at the National Stadium, Windsor Park. Linfield Vs Glenavon. Glenavon fans. Picture by Jonathan Porter/PressEye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2016 Tennent's Irish Cup Final at the National Stadium, Windsor Park. Linfield Vs Glenavon. Picture by Jonathan Porter/PressEye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2016 Tennent's Irish Cup Final at the National Stadium, Windsor Park. Linfield Vs Glenavon. Picture by Jonathan Porter/PressEye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2016 Tennent's Irish Cup Final at the National Stadium, Windsor Park. Linfield Vs Glenavon. Picture by Jonathan Porter/PressEye
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Linfields Mark Haughey and Glenavons Eoin Bradley during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO MARK MARLOW/PACEMAKER PRESS
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Linfields Matthew Clarke and Glenavons Andy Hall during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO MARK MARLOW/PACEMAKER PRESS
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2016 Tennent's Irish Cup Final at the National Stadium, Windsor Park. Linfield Vs Glenavon. Linfield line up before the match. Picture by Jonathan Porter/PressEye
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' Eoin Bradley and Linfields' Stephen Lowry in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2016 Tennent's Irish Cup Final at the National Stadium, Windsor Park. Linfield Vs Glenavon. Glenavon fans. Picture by Jonathan Porter/PressEye
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' Eoin Bradley and Linfields' Stephen Lowry in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' Andy Kilmrtin and Linfields' Stephen Lowry in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' goal disallowed in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Linfields Stephen Lowry and Glenavons Joel Cooper during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO CHARLES MCQUILLAN/PACEMAKER
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Linfields Andrew Waterworth and Glenavons Joel Cooper and Ciaran Martyn during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO CHARLES MCQUILLAN/PACEMAKER
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Linfields Andrew Waterworth and Glenavons Conor Dillon during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO CHARLES MCQUILLAN/PACEMAKER
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Linfields Andrew Waterworth almost scores during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO CHARLES MCQUILLAN/PACEMAKER
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final LinfieldÕs Ross Gaynor and GlenavonÕs Rhys Marshall during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO COLM LENAGHAN/PACEMAKER
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Linfields Ross Gaynor and Glenavons Andrew Hall during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO CHARLES MCQUILLAN/PACEMAKER
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Linfields Ross Gaynor and Glenavons Andy Kilmartin during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO CHARLES MCQUILLAN/PACEMAKER
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final LinfieldÕs Paul Smyth and GlenavonÕs Rhys Marshall during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO COLM LENAGHAN/PACEMAKER
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final LinfieldÕs Mathew Clarke and GlenavonÕs Andrew Hall during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO COLM LENAGHAN/PACEMAKER
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Glenavons goal is disallowed during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO COLM LENAGHAN/PACEMAKER
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final LinfieldÕs Andrew Waterworth and GlenavonÕs Rhys Marshall during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO COLM LENAGHAN/PACEMAKER
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final An applause for MARK FARRAN during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO COLM LENAGHAN/PACEMAKER
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Linfields Ross Gaynor and Glenavons Rhys Marshall during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO COLM LENAGHAN/PACEMAKER
Glenavon's Eoin Bradley and Linfield's Stephen Lowry in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Linfields' David Healy in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' Simon Kelly and Linfields' Andrew Waterworth in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Linfields' David Healy in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Linfields' David Healy in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Linfields' David Healy in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Linfields' David Healy in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' fans in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' Stephen McCabe, Alex McCabe and Brian Perry in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' Wade Family in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
@Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland- 6th May 2016 Mandatory Credit -Brian Little/Presseye Linfield fans Brian Moore from Bangor supporting Linfield ahead of the Tennents Irish Cup Final against Glenavon at the National Stadium at Windsor Park. Picture by Brian Little/Presseye
@Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland- 6th May 2016 Mandatory Credit -Brian Little/Presseye Linfield fans William Donald, Emily and David Wilson from Bangor supporting Linfield ahead of the Tennents Irish Cup Final against Glenavon at the National Stadium at Windsor Park. Picture by Brian Little/Presseye
@Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland- 6th May 2016 Mandatory Credit -Brian Little/Presseye Linfield fan Chris Murray from Newtownards supporting Linfield ahead of the Tennents Irish Cup Final against Glenavon at the National Stadium at Windsor Park. Picture by Brian Little/Presseye
@Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland- 6th May 2016 Mandatory Credit -Brian Little/Presseye Linfield fans William and Jamie McNeill from Antrim supporting Linfield ahead of the Tennents Irish Cup Final against Glenavon at the National Stadium at Windsor Park. Picture by Brian Little/Presseye
@Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland- 6th May 2016 Mandatory Credit -Brian Little/Presseye Linfield fan Paige Hawthrone supporting Linfield ahead of the Tennents Irish Cup Final against Glenavon at the National Stadium at Windsor Park. Picture by Brian Little/Presseye
@Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland- 6th May 2016 Mandatory Credit -Brian Little/Presseye Linfield fans (l-r) Calvay,Caron and William Bridley supporting Linfield ahead of the Tennents Irish Cup Final against Glenavon at the National Stadium at Windsor Park. Picture by Brian Little/Presseye
@Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland- 6th May 2016 Mandatory Credit -Brian Little/Presseye Linfield fans Tommy Hawthorne, Olive Hawthorne, Alan Galloway, Paige Hawthrone (11)(, Alastair Galloway and Thomas Hawthrone supporting Linfield ahead of the Tennents Irish Cup Final against Glenavon at the National Stadium at Windsor Park. Picture by Brian Little/Presseye
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' goal disallowed in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' goal disallowed in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Linfields' David Healy in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )

Andy Waterworth has a score to settle today, but not with Irish Cup final opponents Glenavon. In fact, it's not with anyone else.

The Linfield captain's motivation ahead of the Windsor Park showpiece is to put things right with himself.

In 2013, Waterworth was the Cup final hero, scoring twice in the decider - but that was with Glentoran. He crossed the Big Two divide just a matter of weeks later, in a deal that had been agreed the previous January.

His motivation was the opportunity to win more silverware, but while the Glens lifted the Cup again last season, Waterworth has yet to get his hands on a major trophy with the Blues.

Bluemen have endured four years of disappointment since their period of dominance that brought six doubles in seven seasons ended in 2012 and after turning 30 last month, Waterworth has a real fear of ending his Linfield career without a big prize.

"There is a part of me that feels we have let supporters down and let people down," said Waterworth.

"When you sign for Linfield you expect and demand to win leagues and at the very least be part of cup finals.

"We haven't done that for whatever reason. There is no point in feeling sorry for ourselves and saying we should have, but a major motivation for me is to bring success here and I would hate to be leaving here - and you never know when that might be - saying that I never won a major trophy.

"My complete motivation is to win trophies and if I don't I will consider myself a failure here.

PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016
Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final
GlenavonÕs Andrew Hall scores during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park.
PHOTO COLM LENAGHAN/PACEMAKER
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final GlenavonÕs Andrew Hall scores during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO COLM LENAGHAN/PACEMAKER
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final GlenavonÕs Andrew Hall scores during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO COLM LENAGHAN/PACEMAKER
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Glenavons Andrew Hall scores during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO COLM LENAGHAN/PACEMAKER
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final GlenavonÕs Andrew Hall scores during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO COLM LENAGHAN/PACEMAKER
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Glenavons Andrew Hall scores during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO COLM LENAGHAN/PACEMAKER
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2016 Tennent's Irish Cup Final at the National Stadium, Windsor Park. Linfield Vs Glenavon. Glenavon fans. Picture by Jonathan Porter/PressEye
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Linfields David Healy during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO MARK MARLOW/PACEMAKER PRESS
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Glenavons Kevin Braniff scores during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO MARK MARLOW/PACEMAKER PRESS
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Linfields Stephen Lowry and Glenavons Andy Kilmartin during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO MARK MARLOW/PACEMAKER PRESS
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Glenavons Kevin Braniff scores during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO MARK MARLOW/PACEMAKER PRESS
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Glenavons Kevin Braniff scores during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO MARK MARLOW/PACEMAKER PRESS
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Glenavons Kevin Braniff scores during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO MARK MARLOW/PACEMAKER PRESS
Kevin Braniff scores for Glenavon. Picture - David Hunter.
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' Andrew Hall scores in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' Andrew Hall scores in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' Andrew Hall scores in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' Andrew Hall scores in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' Andrew Hall scores in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' fans celebrate in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' Andrew Hall scores in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' Eoin Bradley and Kevin Braniff celebrate in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' Andrew Hall scores in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' fans celebrate in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
@Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland- 7th May 2016 Mandatory Credit -Brian Little/Presseye Linfield Andrew Waterworth header close to Glenavon goal keeper Jonathan Tuffy during Saturday's Tennent Irish Cup Final at the National Football Stadium at Windsor Park. Picture by Brian Little/Presseye
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' fans celebrate in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
@Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland- 7th May 2016 Mandatory Credit -Brian Little/Presseye Glenavon Kevin Braniff scores against Linfield during Saturday's Tennent Irish Cup Final at the National Football Stadium at Windsor Park. Picture by Brian Little/Presseye
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Linfields Gareth Deane looks on as Andy Hall hits home during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO MARK MARLOW/PACEMAKER PRESS
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Glenavons Andy Hall celebrates during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO MARK MARLOW/PACEMAKER PRESS
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Glenavons Andy Hall celebrates during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO MARK MARLOW/PACEMAKER PRESS
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Glenavons Eoin Bradley celebrates during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO MARK MARLOW/PACEMAKER PRESS
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' Andy Kilmrtin and Linfields' Stephen Lowry in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' Eoin Bradley and Linfields' Stephen Lowry in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2016 Tennent's Irish Cup Final at the National Stadium, Windsor Park. Linfield Vs Glenavon. Glenavon fans. Picture by Jonathan Porter/PressEye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2016 Tennent's Irish Cup Final at the National Stadium, Windsor Park. Linfield Vs Glenavon. Linfield line up before the match. Picture by Jonathan Porter/PressEye
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' Eoin Bradley and Linfields' Stephen Lowry in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2016 Tennent's Irish Cup Final at the National Stadium, Windsor Park. Linfield Vs Glenavon. Picture by Jonathan Porter/PressEye
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Linfields Mark Haughey and Glenavons Eoin Bradley during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO MARK MARLOW/PACEMAKER PRESS
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Linfields Matthew Clarke and Glenavons Andy Hall during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO MARK MARLOW/PACEMAKER PRESS
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' Eoin Bradley and Linfields' Sean Ward in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2016 Tennent's Irish Cup Final at the National Stadium, Windsor Park. Linfield Vs Glenavon. Glenavon fans. Picture by Jonathan Porter/PressEye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2016 Tennent's Irish Cup Final at the National Stadium, Windsor Park. Linfield Vs Glenavon. Picture by Jonathan Porter/PressEye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2016 Tennent's Irish Cup Final at the National Stadium, Windsor Park. Linfield Vs Glenavon. Picture by Jonathan Porter/PressEye
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Andy Waterworth during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO MARK MARLOW/PACEMAKER PRESS
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Linfields Aaron Burns and Glenavons Simon Kelly during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO MARK MARLOW/PACEMAKER PRESS
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' Andy Kilmrtin and Linfields' Stephen Lowry in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Glenavons Eoin Bradley scores a goal only for it to be called disallowed during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO MARK MARLOW/PACEMAKER PRESS
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Linfields Stephen Lowry and Glenavons Andy Kilmartin during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO MARK MARLOW/PACEMAKER PRESS
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Glenavon fans during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO MARK MARLOW/PACEMAKER PRESS
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2016 Tennent's Irish Cup Final at the National Stadium, Windsor Park. Linfield Vs Glenavon. Glenavon fans. Picture by Jonathan Porter/PressEye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2016 Tennent's Irish Cup Final at the National Stadium, Windsor Park. Linfield Vs Glenavon. Glenavon's Eoin Bradley protests after a goal is disallowed. Picture by Jonathan Porter/PressEye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2016 Tennent's Irish Cup Final at the National Stadium, Windsor Park. Linfield Vs Glenavon. Glenavon's Ciaran Martyn (left) and Eoin Bradley struggle with Linfield goalkeeper Gareth Deane to score a goal which is disallowed. . Picture by Jonathan Porter/PressEye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2016 Tennent's Irish Cup Final at the National Stadium, Windsor Park. Linfield Vs Glenavon. Glenavon's Ciaran Martyn (left) and Eoin Bradley protests after a goal is disallowed. Picture by Jonathan Porter/PressEye
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2016 Tennent's Irish Cup Final at the National Stadium, Windsor Park. Linfield Vs Glenavon. Glenavon's Ciaran Martyn (left) and Eoin Bradley protests after a goal is disallowed. Picture by Jonathan Porter/PressEye
@Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland- 7th May 2016 Mandatory Credit -Brian Little/Presseye Linfield Ross Gaynor and Glenavon Rhys Marshall during Saturday's Tennent Irish Cup Final at the National Football Stadium at Windsor Park. Picture by Brian Little/Presseye
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' Kevin Braniff scores in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Press Eye - Belfast - Northern Ireland - 7th May 2016 Tennent's Irish Cup Final at the National Stadium, Windsor Park. Linfield Vs Glenavon. Linfield's Stephen Lowry with Glenavon's Kevin Braniff. Picture by Jonathan Porter/PressEye
@Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland- 7th May 2016 Mandatory Credit -Brian Little/Presseye Linfield Ross Gaynor challenged by Glenavon Rhys Marshall and Andrew Hall during Saturday's Tennent Irish Cup Final at the National Football Stadium at Windsor Park. Picture by Brian Little/Presseye
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' Kevin Braniff scores in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Linfields Andrew Waterworth and Glenavons Joel Cooper and Ciaran Martyn during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO CHARLES MCQUILLAN/PACEMAKER
Kevin Braniff scores in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' Stephen McCabe, Alex McCabe and Brian Perry in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Linfields Ross Gaynor and Glenavons Rhys Marshall during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO COLM LENAGHAN/PACEMAKER
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final An applause for MARK FARRAN during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO COLM LENAGHAN/PACEMAKER
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final LinfieldÕs Andrew Waterworth and GlenavonÕs Rhys Marshall during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO COLM LENAGHAN/PACEMAKER
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Glenavons goal is disallowed during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO COLM LENAGHAN/PACEMAKER
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final LinfieldÕs Mathew Clarke and GlenavonÕs Andrew Hall during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO COLM LENAGHAN/PACEMAKER
@Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland- 6th May 2016 Mandatory Credit -Brian Little/Presseye Linfield fans William Donald, Emily and David Wilson from Bangor supporting Linfield ahead of the Tennents Irish Cup Final against Glenavon at the National Stadium at Windsor Park. Picture by Brian Little/Presseye
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final LinfieldÕs Paul Smyth and GlenavonÕs Rhys Marshall during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO COLM LENAGHAN/PACEMAKER
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Linfields Ross Gaynor and Glenavons Andy Kilmartin during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO CHARLES MCQUILLAN/PACEMAKER
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Linfields Ross Gaynor and Glenavons Andrew Hall during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO CHARLES MCQUILLAN/PACEMAKER
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final LinfieldÕs Ross Gaynor and GlenavonÕs Rhys Marshall during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO COLM LENAGHAN/PACEMAKER
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Linfields Andrew Waterworth almost scores during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO CHARLES MCQUILLAN/PACEMAKER
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Linfields Andrew Waterworth and Glenavons Conor Dillon during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO CHARLES MCQUILLAN/PACEMAKER
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Linfields Andrew Waterworth and Glenavons Joel Cooper and Ciaran Martyn during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO CHARLES MCQUILLAN/PACEMAKER
PACEMAKER BELFAST 07/05/2016 Glenavon v Linfield Tennents Irish Cup Final Linfields Stephen Lowry and Glenavons Joel Cooper during todays Irish Cup Final at Windsor park. PHOTO CHARLES MCQUILLAN/PACEMAKER
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' goal disallowed in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' goal disallowed in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' goal disallowed in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
@Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland- 6th May 2016 Mandatory Credit -Brian Little/Presseye Linfield fans Tommy Hawthorne, Olive Hawthorne, Alan Galloway, Paige Hawthrone (11)(, Alastair Galloway and Thomas Hawthrone supporting Linfield ahead of the Tennents Irish Cup Final against Glenavon at the National Stadium at Windsor Park. Picture by Brian Little/Presseye
@Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland- 6th May 2016 Mandatory Credit -Brian Little/Presseye Linfield fans (l-r) Calvay,Caron and William Bridley supporting Linfield ahead of the Tennents Irish Cup Final against Glenavon at the National Stadium at Windsor Park. Picture by Brian Little/Presseye
@Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland- 6th May 2016 Mandatory Credit -Brian Little/Presseye Linfield fan Paige Hawthrone supporting Linfield ahead of the Tennents Irish Cup Final against Glenavon at the National Stadium at Windsor Park. Picture by Brian Little/Presseye
@Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland- 6th May 2016 Mandatory Credit -Brian Little/Presseye Linfield fans William and Jamie McNeill from Antrim supporting Linfield ahead of the Tennents Irish Cup Final against Glenavon at the National Stadium at Windsor Park. Picture by Brian Little/Presseye
@Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland- 6th May 2016 Mandatory Credit -Brian Little/Presseye Linfield fan Chris Murray from Newtownards supporting Linfield ahead of the Tennents Irish Cup Final against Glenavon at the National Stadium at Windsor Park. Picture by Brian Little/Presseye
@Press Eye Ltd Northern Ireland- 6th May 2016 Mandatory Credit -Brian Little/Presseye Linfield fans Brian Moore from Bangor supporting Linfield ahead of the Tennents Irish Cup Final against Glenavon at the National Stadium at Windsor Park. Picture by Brian Little/Presseye
Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' goal disallowed in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Linfields' David Healy in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Linfields' David Healy in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Linfields' David Healy in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Linfields' David Healy in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' Eoin Bradley and Linfields' Stephen Lowry in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Linfields' David Healy in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Glenavons' Simon Kelly and Linfields' Andrew Waterworth in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Picture - Kevin Scott / Presseye Belfast , UK - May 07, Pictured is Linfields' David Healy in action during the Irish Cup final at Windsor Park on May 07, 2016 Belfast , Northern Ireland ( Photo by Kevin Scott / Presseye )
Facing off: Linfield captain Andy Waterworth and his Glenavon counterpart Kris Lindsay get a close look at the Irish Cup ahead of the final at Windsor Park

"It's a massive club, the biggest club and if you don't win trophies there's a very quick turnover of players. For me it could be my last chance this year and next year to prove my worth."

Waterworth's memories of 2013 are clear and having that experience behind him will help the Blues skipper settle the nerves of those around him, with less than a handful of the expected starting XI having played in an Irish Cup final before.

"From the last time, I remember the weather, the noise, the pitch - everything. That's going to be multiplied now that we're playing in a new stadium. It gives you that certain bit of excitement and everything you want as a footballer," he added.

"It's important to manage that and manage the emotion, because if you get too much of that emotion it can take away from the objective of winning the Cup."

Belfast Telegraph

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