Emmet Friars heads Portadown winner against Ballinamallard

A header early in the second half by Emmett Friars proved enough to give Portadown victory over Ballinamallard United at Shamrock Park.

Friars headed in from a Chris Casement corner in the 52nd minute.

Ballinamallard, beaten 11-0 at the same venue earlier the season, have taken just one point from a possible 18.