Matchday Guide: Carrick Rangers v Larne

Dec 27, 2021 | Archive

Larne make the short trip around the coast on Monday for the Christmas derby away to Carrick Rangers. Kick-off at the Loughshore Leisure Arena is 3pm. This will be the first festive derby in two years, after Covid-enforced break put pay to the game a year ago.


Tickets for the game are still available, however these will be only be on sale from the pop-up shop on High Street, from 10am – 11am. There will be NO cash turnstile at the ground.

Entry & Parking  

The game will be segregated, with Larne fans entering through the turnstiles on Prince William way, the same as previous visits to the ground. Parking for supporters buses and cars will be available in this area.

Fans are asked to check on Supporters Clubs’ social media for up-to-date information on availability for travel.

1889 Sports and Social Club 

Enjoy special Matchday offers at 1889 from 12pm. Happy Hour lasts from 12pm-1pm and 6pm-7pm with various different drink promos for you to enjoy.

The Opposition  

Stuart King’s men are in 9th place in the table. With five league defeats in a row behind them coming into this one, they will be hoping for a turnaround in fortunes come derby day.

The Inver Reds 

Larne likewise will be hoping for a derby boost after two defeats in a row, to Ballymena United and Linfield respectively. Tiernan Lynch’s men in 5th place in the Danske Bank Premiership, behind Crusaders only on goal difference.

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