HOW IT HAPPENED: Portadown 2 Carrick Rangers 0
Goals by Ben Tilney and Lee Bonis secured victory for Portadown over Carrick Rangers.
F-T: Portadown 2 Carrick Rangers 0
89: SUB (Portadown) - Scannell on for Tilney
87: GOAL - Portadown 2 (Bonis) Carrick Rangers 0.
Bonis with a decisive header to convert off a teasing Warde free-kick delivery
80: SUB (Portadown) - Teggart on for Conaty
78: SUB (Carrick) - Storey on for Cherry
73: SUB (Portadown) - Warde on for McKeown
72: Portadown penalty appeal waved away after handball shout inside the box off a corner-kick
71: Tilney's low angled drive is touched wide by a diving Hogg after neat Portadown approach play
70: McCallum with a sliding block to cut out the cross after Carrick substitute Smith shows strength to turn and attack the box
65: Tipton corner-kick is steered goalwards and Conaty connects but his header lacks the power to test Hogg
62: SUBS (Carrick) - Jenkins and Smith on for Anderson and Neale
61: Friel fires over on the turn from a few yards out
59: Friel shows neat footwork on the right and his low cross is beyond Anderson just outside the near post then Gibson from a central position
55: Loughran picks up the ball around the edge of the box off a Carrick corner-kick but his shot clears the crossbar
H-T: Portadown 1 Carrick Rangers 0
42: Tipton's corner-kick is eventually met by a looping Finnegan header that drops wide
33: Superb skill and balance by Conaty tight on the left wing ends with a low curling pass to cut open the defence but it's just beyond Salley's run
19: Carney with another save as Carrick's well-worked corner-kick routine finds Anderson in space just inside the box
13: GOAL - Portadown 1 (Tilney) Carrick Rangers 0
Tilney curls home into the top corner off a free-kick from a tight angle wide on the right
12: Friel slips the ball inside for Anderson on the overlap and, with Portadown's offiside appeals dismissed, Carney pulls off a smart near-post save
8: Curling free-kick from Bonis is pushed out by Hogg
3: Cherry runs on to a loose ball and fires over the bar from outside the area
PORTADOWN: Carney, Hall, McCallum, Finnegan, McKeown, Tipton, Salley, Bonis, Conaty, Kerr, Tilney.
Subs: Buchanan, Murry, Croskery, Guy, Teggart, Warde, Scannell.
CARRICK RANGERS: Hogg, Neale, Rodgers, Loughran, Chapman, Gordon, Cherry, Glendinning, Gibson, Anderson, Friel.
Subs: Forsythe, Smith, Kalla, Jenkins, McMullan, Storey, Ramsey.
Referee: Christopher Morrison.