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Knockbreda players celebrate with the Championship 2 trophy (Picture: Russell Pritchard/


KNOCKBREDA were presented with Belfast Telegraph Championship 2 trophy following a typically comprehensive defeat of Sport & Leisure Swifts on Saturday.

It took Knockbreda 30 minutes to get to grips with a slick passing Swifts side who saw a lot of the ball without creating any chances.

After 35 minutes it was a great turn and shot from Young that sent 'Breda in at half time a goal ahead.

Breda upped the ante in the second half and Rafferty touched in a in swinging cross from Young followed by a great 20 yard strike from sub Johnston.

Swifts saw their hard work rewarded with a good team goal after 70 minutes to reduce the arrears but 'Breda replied immediately when a superb cross from Johnston was headed home by Rafferty.

The Championship trophy was presented to 'Breda after the game that saw them with a remarkable season total of 77 points and over 100 goals scored in their 30 games and now new challenges wait in Championship 1.

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