Lurgan controlled the ball from kickoff passing the ball about the pitch with accuracy and were soon rewarded with a goal on the 5th min when the ball was played into the Loughall box for Ryan Matthews to find space to put the ball past the keeper. Town gained the upper hand from the kick off and on the 12th min Codey Ferris hit a shot from the edge of the box which flew past the keeper to make it 2-0 to Lurgan. It wasn’t long before the lads made it 3-0 as Loughall failed to clear their lines, Codey ferris capitalised on the sloppy defending to put it past the keeper. Loughall put Lurgan under pressure and caught them out with a shot from outside the box to make it 3-1.
The second half started of with all the play in the middle of the pitch. Lurgan had a few chances to score only for the Loughall defence to clear the lines. On the 45th min Ryan Matthews hit a shot from outside the box which flew past the keeper. 4-1. This woke Loughall up as it wasn’t long after conceding and got a shot at Kacper who could only push the ball out to a Loughall player who slid the ball into an empty net. 4-2 Lurgan. Loughall pushed forward but Lurgan’s defence withstood the pressure. Lurgan played some lovely football to run the clock down and with 1 min to go Codey Ferris lobbed the ball over the on rushing keeper to get his hattrick 5-2 Lurgan. Well done boys. Fantastic results