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Stephen Hughes fires brace as Warrenpoint defeat Glenavon

Warrenpoint celebrate after Stephen Hughes scored to make it 2-1 against Glenavon

Warrenpoint celebrate after Stephen Hughes scored to make it 2-1 against Glenavon

WARRENPOINT TOWN 2 GLENAVON 1

Stephen Hughes grabbed both goals as Warrenpoint defeated Glenavon on Tuesday night to move off the bottom of the Danske Bank Irish Premiership table.

Hughes latched onto his brother Daniel’s cross on 15 minutes to open the scoring, while Brian McCaul levelled the scores for the visitors on 50 minutes.

However, Hughes secured a narrow win for Town on 66 minutes, scoring from close range after receiving a pass from another brother, Mark.

The victory ended a run of five defeats for Warrenpoint, who are now above Ballinamallard on goal difference.

 

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