Loughgall Utd recorded a comprehensive win over Crewe Utd in the Reserve Championship, Anto Burns grabbed the plaudits with a superb personal hall of 5 goals, the pick of which was an impressive lob over the Crewe Utd keeper. Loughgall took a 3-1 lead into half-time after 1st half goals from Burns, captain Thai Blevins and Ryan Smyth who registered his 1st goal for the club with a neat finish from Jo McStravick’s cross.
It was a more one sided affair in the 2nd half as Loughgall pulled clear with the lively Burns registering 4 more goals himself, aswell as Warner Mullen and 15 year old Nathaniel Ferris getting on the scoresheet with a fine header from Blevins’ cross. Loughgall Utd make the trip to take on Coagh Utd Reserves next Saturday 4th October in the Reserve Championship.
Loughgall Utd: Murphy, McStravick, Finlay, Copeland, Wilson, A Smith, Blevins(c), Beattie, R Smyth, Mullen, Burns. SUBS: Farrell, Magill, Ferris, Hegarty