Linfield edge out Ballymena at Windsor

Linfield clinch a 3-2 victory over Ballymena United in a tight Windsor Park contest to go level on points with league leaders Portadown.

Chris Hegarty's double and an Aaron Burns strike put the Blues in control after Johnny Taylor's early goal for the visitors.

Taylor completed his double to set up a tense finish but Linfield held on for the three points.