BBC Sport - Linfield move second after holding on to beat Ballymena

Linfield hold on to beat Ballymena

Linfield move into second place in the Premiership after edging out Ballymena United 3-2 at the Showgrounds.

Early goals from Stephen Lowry and Sammy Morrow put the Blues in control, but Allan Jenkins pulled one back for the hosts.

Andy Waterworth restored his team's two-goal advantage before the interval, then Matthew Tipton gave the Sky Blues some hope with his 70th-minute re-taken penalty.

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