BBC Sport - Glenavon snatch long-awaited derby win over Portadown
Glenavon snatch derby win over Ports
- From the section Football
Glenavon snatch a late winner in the Boxing Day Mid-Ulster derby for a long-awaited 3-2 victory over Portadown at Mourneview Park.
The Lurgan side had led 2-0 through goals by Gary Hamilton and Rhys Marshall but the Ports hit back in the second half through Peter McMahon and Darren Murray.
Former Ports player Mark Patton scored the late winner for Glenavon, who were earning their first Boxing Day victory over the Ports in 17 years.