BBC Sport - Irish Premiership: Lowry strike gives Linfield victory over Ballinamallard United
Lowry strike gives Blues win over Mallards
- From the section Football
Stephen Lowry smashes in a late winner as Linfield beat Ballinamallard 2-1 to cut the gap on leaders Crusaders to four points.
Ryan Curran’s long-range effort gave the Mallards the lead before Aaron Burns pulled Linfield level just after the half-time break.
Lowry’s stunning goal in the 85th minute gave the Belfast side a vital three points while Mallards player Johnny Lafferty was dismissed seconds after the final whistle.