Ten-man Blues secure draw with Crues
- From the section Football
Ten-man Linfield start their defence of the Irish Cup with a 2-2 draw against Crusaders at Windsor Park.
Gary McCutcheon gave Crusaders an early lead but keeper Sean O'Neill was injured when Brian McCaul levelled and midfielder Chris Morrow donned the gloves for the rest of the game.
Matthew Tipton put the Blues 2-1 ahead before Johnny Black was red-carded, and Timmy Adamson levelled in the second half.