NI League Cup: Portadown to host Crusaders in third round

Portadown were beaten 2-1 by Crusaders in the league last Saturday
Portadown were beaten 2-1 by Crusaders in the league last Saturday

Portadown have been drawn at home against Crusaders in the League Cup third round while giant-killers Annagh United take on holders Cliftonville.

Championship strugglers Annagh, who beat Glentoran in midweek, have home advantage and Ballymena United will welcome Linfield to the Showgrounds.

Ballinamallard visit Dungannon Swifts, Coleraine are away to Knockbreda while Glenavon host H&W Welders.

Ards entertain Warrenpoint with Carrick Rangers making the trip to Armagh City.

All eight ties will be played on Wednesday, 12 October.

Northern Ireland League Cup third round
PortadownvCrusaders
Dungannon SwiftsvBallinamallard Utd
KnockbredavColeraine
ArdsvWarrenpoint Town
Armagh CityvCarrick Rangers
H&W WeldersvGlenavon (at Mourneview Park)
Ballymena UtdvLinfield
Annagh UtdvCliftonville

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