Self-appointed loyalist leader Willie Frazer has denied the disturbances that saw the cancellation of the Crusaders Cliftonville game last weekend was a flag protest, and claimed he wanted the game
Linfield replicated their end of season celebrations from 12 months ago as they lifted their second trophy in the space of a week, defeating Crusaders 4-1 in Saturday’s Irish Cup final.
LINFIELD manager David Jeffrey has challenged his players to finish the season in style as the Blues face Crusaders in the Irish Cup final.
This time a year ago Linfield were level with Crusaders, albeit with a game in hand, and faced a difficult run in where they had to play every team in the top half at least once, with a potentially league-deciding match at Seaview.
A fancied Crusaders side arrived at Ulidia on Saturday morning hoping to take their place in the quarter-final of this season’s NIBFA Cup.