BBC Sport - Crusaders strengthen hold on third spot with win over Portadown

Crues strengthen hold on third spot

Crusaders strengthened their hold on third spot in the Premiership table as they came from behind to defeat fourth-placed Portadown at Seaview.

After Timmy Adamson had struck the Portadown woodwork, Darren Murray put the visitors ahead on 35 minutes with a close-range finish.

However, Gary McCutcheon levelled in first half injury before Jordan Owens put the Crues ahead on 49 minutes.

Paul Heatley capped his fine display with a superb 20-yard effort on 61.