Dergview 1-2 Ballinamallard

A spirited second half performance rescued a win for the Mallards and secured another valuable 3 points as the 'split' fast approaches. The home side started the game on the front foot and pressed at every opportunity, leaving little time on the ball for Harry McConkey's men. The opening goal arrived on 27 minutes with the Tyrone men ruthless on the counter attack. Jason McCartney seen his shot cleared off the line after a corner kick and the home side seized the opportunity to break down the right flank, before squaring the ball which was rifled high into the net past Connolly. Ivan Sproule's men could have extended their lead before half time with a free kick centre of goal and on the edge

Robbie returns

Striker Robbie Hume has become Harry McConkey's first signing of the January transfer window and will link up with the squad on Thursday night for his first training session. The 26 year old was at Ballinamallard previously, signing at the start of the 2015/16 season from Institute having scored 7 Premier League goals the season before. However with increased competition for places and limited game time, he returned to Stute after a short period of time. Since then Robbie has gone onto impress and been on the radar of some Premier League Clubs due to his goal scoring record. He was influential in Limavady's historic treble winning season in 2016/17, scoring an incredible 42 goals which spear

Ballinamallard 2-0 Larne

Harry McConkey's men produced an inspired performance to condemn league leaders Larne to their first defeat of the season. One team wanted the victory more than the other, it's as simple as that! Despite playing head on into the driving wind and rain, the Mallards took the lead on 16 minutes. Captain Richard Clarke played an inch perfect ball over the Larne defence for Ryan Campbell to control, knock the ball over the head of the outcoming Conor Devlin and tap over the line. David Scullion could have levelled for Larne in one of their few chances of the half, but his goalbound header was blocked by Ben McCann. It was ever so close to being 2-0 on 34 minutes when Paddy McNally sliced a cleara

Ballinamallard 1-2 Loughgall

The Mallards unbeaten run came to an end after 7 games and in truth it was a deserved win for the visitors. It was a frantic start to the match with Peter Campbell scoring a fine lobbed effort on 3 minutes to put the Villagers infront, but six minutes later there was an equaliser. Joshua McIlwaine came deep to receive the ball and then turned it over the outcoming Loughgall defence for Ryan Campbell to cut in from the right wing and finish one on one with the goalkeeper. The remainder of the first half seen plenty of neat football from both sides but neither goalkeeper was particularly tested. Richard Clarke shot off target immediately after the break whilst Peter Campbell drew a good save f

Ballinamallard 3-0 PSNI

Harry McConkey's men moved up to ninth in the Bluefin Sport Championship tonight with a comfortable home win. That result also moves us to within two points of Knockbreda in eighth who suffered defeat to Ballyclare. The home side dominated possession in the first half and carved out their first chance of the evening on 12 minutes; Ross Taheny crossed from the right and Joshua McIlwaine side footed goalwards only for the PSNI defender to head off the goal line. Both Richard Clarke and Ryan Campbell spurned good opportunities before a deserved goal came on 37 minutes. Joshua McIlwaine beat goalkeeper Jordan Williamson to a through ball, poking it under him goalwards and Ryan Campbell followed

Fisher Park AGM

Next Thursday evening, 13th December at 8.00pm is the AGM of Ballinamallard Fisher Park, this organisation helped develop and manage the Fisher Park 3G complex at Ballinamallard United FC. All from the Club and community are invited to attend to hear of the work of the organisation. Barry Boyle of Fermanagh Rural Community Network will give a presentation on the workings and management of groups and organisations, including involvement with the Charity Commission.

Tennents Irish Cup R5 draw

It's a repeat of Tuesday night with Ballinamallard drawn at home to the PSNI on Saturday 5th January with a 3pm kick off.

Knockbreda 1-2 Ballinamallard

With November turning out to be a successful month for the Mallards, they were looking to start off December on a positive note, and they did so with a well deserved away win. Having enjoyed plenty of first half possession, Harry McConkey's men couldn't quite find the accuracy required in the final third, with Campbell and McIlwaine going closest. John Connolly also produced a good save low to his right on the slick surface to leave the game scoreless at half time. Knockbreda perhaps started the second half the brighter side but seemed toothless in attack with the Mallards defence standing firm. Somebody needed to step up and make the difference between the sides and that man was young Darra


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