Match Centre

Premier Intermediate
Saturday, December 7, 2019

Venue: Bangor Fuels Arena

Referee: Ross Dunlop

Bangor home-team
4 FT 1
away-team Tobermore United
  •   Ryan Arthur 38'
  •   Jordan Lucas
  •   Ben Arthurs
  •   Matthew Johnston 38' 53' 87'
  •   Paul Dickson
  •   Jack Wasson
  •   Michael Halliday
  •   Kyle McVey
  •   Conor Kearns 85p'
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JOHNSTON HITS HAT-TRICK AS SEASIDERS COAST TO VICTORY

Matthew Johnston bagged a hat-trick as Bangor swept to a comfortable victory over bottom of the table Tobermore United at the Bangor Fuels Arena.

The 27-year-old former Glentoran man opened the scoring after seven minutes with an effort from the edge of the box in off the post past keeper Lukasz Bednarz.

Team-mate Ryan Arthur made it 2-0 on 38 minutes with a header from a left-sided corner which crossed the line despite the best efforts of Ben Moore to hook the ball away.

Johnston added to Bangor's lead with his second of the game eight minutes after the break with a rising effort off the underside of the bar from around 25 yards.

Tobermore pulled a goal back with five minutes remaining when Conor Kearns converted from the spot after Thomas Elder had been fouled just inside the area.

However, Johnston restored Bangor's three-goal advantage - and made his claim for the match ball - just a couple of minutes after that with a 30-yard right-foot finish low beyond the reach of Bednarz.

Bangor: Gibbons, Fletcher, Beattie, Arthur, Wray, Walsh, Lucas, Cooling, Arthurs, Johnston, McMullan subs Dickson (replaced Johnston 88), McAlinden (not used), Hislop (not used), Wasson (replaced Lucas 65), Halliday (replaced Arthurs 78)

Tobermore United: Bednarz, Mulgrew, P. Keane, McVey, Kearns, Elder, G. Keane, Winton, Spratt, Duffin, Moore subs Maguire (not used), Francis (not used), R. Whiteside (not used), Talbot (not used)

  • FULL TIME
    Bangor   4 - 1 Tobermore United
  • red subsititutions  Substitution

    Matthew Johnston

    Bangor

    88'
  • green subsititutions  Substitution

    Paul Dickson

    Bangor

    88'
  • GOAL

    Matthew Johnston

    Bangor

    87'
  •  Yellow Card

    Conor Kearns

    Tobermore United

    80'
  • red subsititutions  Substitution

    Ben Arthurs

    Bangor

    78'
  • green subsititutions  Substitution

    Michael Halliday

    Bangor

    78'
  •  Yellow Card

    Kyle McVey

    Tobermore United

    74'
  • red subsititutions  Substitution

    Jordan Lucas

    Bangor

    65'
  • green subsititutions  Substitution

    Jack Wasson

    Bangor

    65'
  • GOAL

    Matthew Johnston

    Bangor

    53'
  • GOAL

    Ryan Arthur

    Bangor

    38'
  • GOAL

    Matthew Johnston

    Bangor

    38'
  • GOAL

    Conor Kearns

    Tobermore United

    0'

Bangor

  • Darren Gibbons
  • Isaac Fletcher
  • Gareth Beattie
  • Ryan Arthur  38
  • Thomas Wray
  • Barry Walsh
  • Jordan Lucas red subsititutions  65
  • Mark Cooling
  • Ben Arthurs red subsititutions  78
  • Matthew Johnston red subsititutions  88  38
  • Gerard McMullan

Substitutions

  • Paul Dickson green subsititutions  88
  • Michael McAlinden
  • Steven Hislop
  • Jack Wasson green subsititutions  65
  • Michael Halliday green subsititutions  78

Tobermore United

  • Lukasz Bednarz
  • Shane Mulgrew
  • Paul Keane
  • Kyle McVey 74
  • Conor Kearns 80  85p
  • Thomas Elder
  • Gary Keane
  • Ryan Winton
  • Peter Spratt
  • Peter Duffin
  • Ben Moore

Substitutions

  • Gareth Maguire
  • Jake Francis
  • Ryan Whiteside
  • Shane Talbot

Bangor

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Tobermore United

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