BBC Sport - Ballymena United return to winning ways with 3-0 win over Portadown

Ballymena see off challenge of Portadown

Ballymena United bounce back from their Irish Cup defeat with a 3-0 victory over Portadown at the Showgrounds.

A debut goal from Michael Kerr gave the hosts the lead, with a Johnny Flynn header and Tony Kane’s 13th penalty of the season making sure of the win.

Ballymena remain in fifth place, three points off Cliftonville in third while Portadown remain rooted to the foot of the table.

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