Glenavon drawn against Portadown in Irish Cup

Gary Hamilton and Shane McCabe
Gary Hamilton, who is being tipped to land the Glenavon manager's job, in action for Glentoran against Portadown last weekend

Glenavon have been drawn to face Mid-Ulster rivals Portadown in the fifth round of the Irish Cup on 14 January.

Gary Hamilton is being tipped to land the Glenavon manager's job and he had a successful stint as a Portadown player.

The only other all-Premiership tie is Lisburn Distillery's clash against Ballymena United.

Holders Linfield face Ballyclare, Cliftonville host Ards, Glentoran will take on Newington Youth Club with Crusaders meeting Warrenpoint Town.

Warrenpoint shocked Cliftonville in last year's fifth round.

Coleraine will face junior opposition as they take on either Larne Tech Old Boys or Rathfriland with Dungannon Swifts at home to Larne.

Donegal Celtic will have a trip to Institute with managerless Carrick Rangers drawn against Killymoon Rangers.

Irish Cup fifth-round draw

Glenavon v Portadown

Linfield (holders) v Ballyclare Comrades

Crusaders v Warrenpoint Town

Coleraine v Larne Tech Old Boys or Rathfriland

Cliftonville v Ards

Lisburn Distillery v Ballymena United

Dungannon Swifts v Larne

Dundela v Ballinamallard

Bangor v Ballymoney Utd

Institute v D Celtic

Newington YC v Glentoran

Coagh Utd v Loughgall

Banbridge Town v Sport & Leisure or Newry City

Killymoon Rangers v Carrick Rangers

Newbuildings v Dunmurry Rec

Derriaghy CC v Knockbreda or Dergview

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