United travelled to Rathmore Grammar School for the second time this season to face promotion pushers, Aquinas FC. The previous fixture between the pair here finished 2 – 1 to Aquinas FC in the Border Cup in horrifc weather conditions, and this week the weather was no different.
United entertained Downshire YM for a league match in Division 1B at The Millbridge in a fiesty game with strong flying tackles on a wet, soft soggy pitch.
Ballynahinch United returned to league action after exiting the Intermediate Cup against Kilmore Rec. This week they took a trip to Portaferry Rovers at Cloughey Road Playing Fields.
The visitors were without their captain Gary Murray due to sickness and influential midfielders Gavin Crawford and Ben Wilson through work and marathoning, but were able to welcome back Peter Russell to the club.Continue reading Match Report: Portaferry Rovers 4 – 2 BUFC
Ballynahinch took a break from league action and made the short journey to face NAFL Div 1A neighbours, Kilmore Rec at Robert Adams Park.
With both teams struggling for results in their respective leagues, Intermediate Cup action was a welcome breather and both teams started well.
United took on Mossley FC at Mossley Recreation Grounds in a bottom of the table clash in NAFL Div 1B on Saturday.
The teams shared the spoils earlier in the season after a 1 – 1 draw at The Millbridge at the end of August and both sides were looking to go one better this time around.
United were missing the core of the starting 11 that started their previous game with Gary Murray and Gavin Crawford out through injury and Scott Brashaw also unavailable, however Ricky and Dale welcomed back Johnny Stevenson from a short absence away from football.Continue reading Match Report: Mossley FC 3 – 2 BUFC