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Sleigh belles are silenced

It may be the season of goodwill but Michael Gault only had revenge in his heart before tomorrow’s Big Two derby was postponed.

Linfield’s midfield iron man wanted nothing more for Christmas than an emphatic win over cross town rivals Glentoran.

Defeat in the County Antrim Shield final hadn’t gone down well with the Windsor Park stalwart.

“Yes, it hurt,” he conceded, “it always hurts when we lose to the old enemy.

“Thankfully it hasn’t happened often, and certainly not on Boxing Day.

“We have a terrific record against the Glens in these festive showdowns."

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