WATCH: Ballymena's Matthew Norris on the First Trust Senior Cup semi-final draw

Ballymena will begin their Ulster Bank All Ireland League campaign against Malone on Saturday.

After the nine-week block of fixtures, Ballymena will open the New Year with their First Trust Ulster Senior Cup semi-final against fellow Division 1B rivals Ballynahinch.

Matthew Norris gives his thoughts on the draw and the start of the All Ireland League campaign.

First Trust Ulster Senior Cup

First Trust Ulster Senior Cup