Gallagher scores first goal in Newry win

Jan 26, 2024 | All News

Chris Gallagher scored a goal on his home debut as Larne ran out 3-0 winners over Newry City on Friday evening at Inver Park.

The January addition broke the deadlock on 18 minutes and his eye-catching strike was added to after the break thanks to Tomas Cosgrove and Andy Ryan’s penalty.

The victory helps the Invermen keep pace in the title race ahead of Saturday’s fixtures.

Larne: Ferguson, Donnelly, Thomson (’22 Randall), Bonis (’84 O’Neill), Bolger, Millar (’77 Kearns), Cosgrove, Graham (’77 Ives), Gallagher, Ryan, Williams (’77  Orozco)

Subs: McAdams, Glynn

Newry City: Mitchell, King (’76 Scullion), Healy, McGivern, McKeown, Salley, Bagnall (’76 Lockhart), Ball, Poynton, McDonagh (’68 McGovern), Doyle

Subs: Maguire, Carroll, Moan, Forde

Referee: Declan Hassan

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