HOW IT HAPPENED: Portadown 2 Carrick Rangers 1

Goals by Lee Bonis and Adam Salley secured success by 2-1 for Portadown over Carrick Rangers at Shamrock Park.

Saturday, 15th May 2021, 4:58 pm
Updated Saturday, 15th May 2021, 5:00 pm
Portadown manager Matthew Tipton

F-T: Portadown 2 Carrick Rangers 1

93: GOAL - Portadown 2 Carrick Rangers 1 (McMullan)

McMullan finds the net from a few yards moments after having his handball shout waved away for McCallum's block on the line

Carrick Rangers manager Niall Currie

90: GOAL - Portadown (Salley) 2 Carrick Rangers 0

Salley fires home from the penalty spot after Hogg's foul on Bonis

82: Hogg with a smart stop to push away Bonis' shot on the stretch

77: Tilney low curling free-kick from distance is stopped with a low save by Hogg

71: SUB (Carrick) - Kalla on for Cherry

67: Great move by Portadown involving Bonis, Conaty and Salley ends with a Tilney volley over the bar

61: SUB (Portadown) - Conaty on for Teggart

65: SUB (Carrick) - Jenkins on for Gibson

64: YELLOW (Portadown) - Bonis

60: Smith racing in on goal but steers his shot wide of the target as Carney comes off the line

58: SUB (Carrick) - McMullan on for Anderson

49: Bonis shot blocked inside the area after he attacked Salley's looping header

H-T: Portadown 1 Carrick Rangers 0

37: GOAL - Portadown 1 (Bonis) Carrick Rangers 0

Superb run by Teggart in behind the visitors' backline with his delivery converted superbly on the run by Bonis

35: Cherry's corner-kick is knocked down by Loughran and it deflects off Gordon past the post from a few yards out

26: Glendinning racing on to a defensive clearance and meets it with a clean strike but it clears the crossbar

22: Carney down low to stop a deflected shot by Anderson off Forsythe's excellent pass

9: Smith's drive from outside the area hits the crossbar, with what looked like a crucial touch by Ports goalkeeper Carney

PORTADOWN: Carney, Hall, McCallum, Finnegan, Tipton, Salley, Bonis, Teggart, Kerr, Warde, Tilney.

Subs: Buchanan, Lavery, Murray, Croskery, Guy, Conaty, Jordan.

CARRICK RANGERS: Hogg, Forsythe, Neale, Loughran, Chapman, Smith, Gordon, Cherry, Glendinning, Gibson, Anderson.

Subs: Friel, Rodgers, Millar, Jalla, Jenkins, McMullan, Ramsey.

REFEREE: Ben McMaster.