Yearly Archives: 2017
Loughgall’s fixture at home to Newry City scheduled for Saturday 11th November has been brought forward to Friday 10 November, KO 7:45pm.
Loughgall bounced back from three successive defeats to inflict a damaging loss for league leaders Ballyclare Comrades. The result reduces their lead to just one point over Knockbreda and Institute at the top of the Bluefin Sport Championship table. The Villagers opened the scoring after ten minutes when Andrew Hoey hit a wonderful shot from [...]
The first half was played almost entirely in the Welders half with Loughgall dominant and Conor Mullen thought he had put Loughgall ahead only for the linesman to flag for offside. Into the second half Paul Stretton’s fierce free kick was well saved by Welders ‘keeper Robert Robinson. The visitors took the lead with what [...]
Loughgall continued their fine recent form winning their fifth consecutive game thanks to goals from Conor Mullen and Jamie Douglas in the final ten minutes of the game. The Villagers can be pleased with their victory as they put in a great away performance restricting PSNI to very few chances. And it was through their [...]
Second-half goals from Conor Mullen and Peter Campbell saw ten-man Loughgall come back from one goal down to win an enthralling clash against bottom side Larne. The Villagers had to play with ten men for almost 60 minutes after Josh Finlay was dismissed on the half-hour mark for a late challenge on Matthew Henry. This [...]
A first-half brace from Marc McConnell secured Loughgall’s second successive win with a hard-fought win over Limavady United at Lakeview Park. The Villagers were well on top during the first period however they had to dig in for the last 25 minutes of the game following Ricky Copeland’s dismissal. Limavady made a good start and [...]
Michael Halliday’s first-half goal was the difference between the sides at Lakeview Park as Knockbreda notched their second win of the season. In the 24th minute the hosts had Conor Mullen to thank as he was well positioned on the goal line to deny striker Halliday after Lewis Irwin’s cross. On 27 minutes great skill [...]
Loughgall suffered a narrow loss at home to Glentoran in the Bet McLean League Cup thanks to an extra time goal from John McGuigan. Full report to follow. Photos courtesy of David Maginnis.
Loughgall fell to their second away defeat of the season against a Newry City side picking up their first points of the campaign. Manager Dean Smith was without the services of Ricky Copeland, who sustained an eye injury in last week’s win over Dergview, with Mark Stewart replacing him in central defence. On six minutes [...]
Loughgall bounced back from their opening day disappointment with a comfortable victory at home to Dergview. The Villagers made the perfect start when, after six minutes, Andrew Hoey picked up the ball 25 yards from goal and caught out Dergview ‘keeper Stefan McCusker with a fantastic first-time shot that nestled in the bottom corner. Loughgall [...]