Late escape for Linfield

Paddy Flood looks on as Burns just taps the ball into the net   INLT 38-433-RM
Paddy Flood looks on as Burns just taps the ball into the net INLT 38-433-RM

Ballyclare gave Carling Premiership giants Linfield a run for their money in a ten-goal thriller in the IRN-BRU League Cup at Dixon Park on Tuesday night.

Linfield won the match 6-4 in extra-time but the Reds certainly left their mark with a valiant second-round performance.

Match report and more photos in this week’s Newtownabbey Times