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Crusaders striker Jordan Owens contests a high ball with Portadown defender Gary Breen and keeper David Miskelly
Crusaders striker Jordan Owens contests a high ball with Portadown defender Gary Breen and keeper David Miskelly
Darren Murray was at the centre of the Seaview action - scoring twice to give Portadown a 2-1 win over the champions before being sent-off
Darren Murray was at the centre of the Seaview action - scoring twice to give Portadown a 2-1 win over the champions before being sent-off
Linfield midfielder Aaron Burns celebrates the first of his two goals in the 4-0 victory over Ballymena United
Linfield midfielder Aaron Burns celebrates the first of his two goals in the 4-0 victory over Ballymena United
Ballymena skipper Jim Ervin gets his marching orders at Windsor Park as United started with a heavy defeat
Ballymena skipper Jim Ervin gets his marching orders at Windsor Park as United started with a heavy defeat
Cliftonville winger Martin Donnelly slides in to challenge Ciaran Caldwell in the Mournview Park clash against Glenavon
Cliftonville winger Martin Donnelly slides in to challenge Ciaran Caldwell in the Mournview Park clash against Glenavon
Reds striker David McDaid prepares to fire in the only goal to condemn Glenavon to an opening day defeat
Reds striker David McDaid prepares to fire in the only goal to condemn Glenavon to an opening day defeat
Glentoran's Conor McMemamin leaps highest to head across goal in the Showgrounds encounter against Coleraine
Glentoran's Conor McMemamin rises highest to head across goal in the Showgrounds encounter against Coleraine
Glens keeper Elliott Morris makes a save but the Bannsiders went on to clinch a 1-0 victory
Glens keeper Elliott Morris makes a save but the Bannsiders went on to clinch a 1-0 victory
Miguel Chines leaps for joy as he celebrates scoring the first goal of his double for newly promoted Carrick Rangers against Dungannon Swifts
Miguel Chines leaps for joy as he celebrates scoring the first goal of his double for newly promoted Carrick Rangers against Dungannon Swifts
Mark Surgenor puts in a strong challenge on Dungannon's Cormac Burke during Carrick's 2-1 win
Mark Surgenor puts in a strong challenge on Dungannon's Cormac Burke during Carrick's 2-1 win
An areial duel between Warrenpoint Town midfielder Stephen Hughes and Ballinamallard United's Liam Martin at Milltown
An areial duel between Warrenpoint Town midfielder Stephen Hughes and Ballinamallard United's Liam Martin at Milltown
Congratulations for John Currie after his late goal gives the Mallards a 1-0 win over Warrenpoint
Congratulations for John Currie after his late goal gives the Mallards a 1-0 win over Warrenpoint