Linfield edge out Crues to reduce gap at top

Aaron Burns scores the only goal of the game as Linfield beat Crusaders 1-0 to cut the gap at the top of the Irish Premiership to one point.

Burns gave Linfield the lead in the 20th minute, turning in the penalty area to shoot past Crusaders goalkeeper Sean O’Neill.

Both sides have four games remaining with Linfield aiming for a first league championship success since 2012 and Crusaders gunning for a hat-trick of titles.

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