Ruairi McDonald (50)



Annagh United remain top of the Bluefin Sport Premier Intermediate League following a narrow one-goal defeat of Banbridge Town at Crystal Park.

Ruairi McDonald scored the only goal of the game with a well taken finish five minutes into the second half to secure the points. It was his 13th goal of the season across all competitions.

Annagh remain a point clear of Portstewart and are next in action early next month away to third placed Newington while Banbridge still await their first win of the league campaign and will hope to achieve it away to fellow strugglers Armagh City on December 7th.

Banbridge Town: McErlean, Wilson, Calvert, Anderson, Clarke, Allison, McCartan, Houston, McGrath, Greene, Moffatt subs McCreanor (replaced Moffatt 75), Tumilty (replaced McCartan 69), Orr (not used), McDowell (not used), Costello (replaced Clarke 62)

Annagh United: Hughes, McConville, Stewart, Bell, Holmes, Henderson, Scullion, Mackle, McDonald, Kerr, Convery subs Campbell (not used), D. Gordon (replaced Henderson 82), A. Gordon (replaced Scullion 75), Woods (replaced Holmes 89)

Referee: Colin Gray

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