Lisburn Distillery and PSNI in stalemate

Lisburn Distillery's Ben Brown
Lisburn Distillery's Ben Brown

Lisburn Distillery and the PSNI will have to play it again after Saturday’s A tense affair saw the two sides not being able to separate each other after 90 minutes.

A home clash with Queen’s University lies in wait for the eventual winners in the sixth round.

Distillery thought they had taken the lead today when Nathan McConnell had the ball in the net early on but his effort was correctly ruled out for off side.

John Brendan Dobbin worked keeper Ryan McBride in the home goal on 20 minutes in an odd sortie on the Distillery goal and two minutes later the young keeper parried a strong effort from Adamczyk and quickly corrected his position to confidently deal with the follow up cross from Peter Steele.

The Whites were reduced to nine men in the second half with Ben Browne and Stuart Thompson both being sent off.

Distillery: R McBride, S Thompson, K Pike, C McConville, D Nixon, G Upton, M Withers, B Browne, N McConnell, C Kingsberry, S Doyle.

PSNI: K Wilson, S Brennan, M Holden, S McCrory, N Anderson, R Berry, A McDermott, J B Dobbin, P Steele, L Aadmczyk, S Leitch.

Referee: Mr. Wesley Campbell. scoreless draw at New Grosvenor.