Crusaders FC played Ballymena Utd at the Premiership of Northern Ireland on September 23. The match kicked off 18:45 UTC. Crusaders FC won 3-0.
Crusaders FC (also known as Crusaders) and Ballymena Utd (commonly referred to as Ballymena or Ballymena United) meet again 5 months after the National cup match which Crusaders FC won 1-2. Crusaders FC are approaching this clash after a victory over Linfield FC in Premiership on September 16, however, one part of Crusaders FC has trailed behind in terms of reliability—defence: they have been conceding goals for 17 consecutive matches now.
Ballymena Utd, on the other hand, are preparing for the match after a loss against Carrick Rangers in Premiership on September 17. They're going to need to sort out the problems in the back first to improve the results as they have been conceding goals for 5 consecutive matches now.
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Crusaders FC and Ballymena Utd have met 5 times since October 2021. Crusaders FC have won 3 times while Ballymena Utd have won twice. The most recent match between them took place on May 7, 2022 at the National cup of Northern Ireland where Crusaders FC won 1-2. Crusaders FC have scored 7 goals in these 5 head-to-head matches in total and Ballymena Utd have also scored 7. So, overall, Crusaders FC have a better head-to-head record against Ballymena Utd in their recent history.
Crusaders FC have won 5 of their 8 matches in Premiership, drawing 1 and having 2 defeats this season. They have scored 19 goals - 2.38 per match, conceding 12 - 1.50 per match. Ballymena Utd have won 1 of their 7 matches in Premiership, drawing 1 and having 5 defeats this season. They have scored 5 goals - 0.71 per match, conceding 15 - 2.14 per match.
Crusaders FC have won Linfield FC in their previous match while Ballymena Utd have lost to Carrick Rangers in their previous match. Overall, Crusaders FC have won 10 of their last 20 matches, losing 7 and drawing 3, while Ballymena Utd have won 11 of their last 20 matches, losing 6 and drawing 3.
Crusaders FC have won 3 times (2-1 against Linfield FC on 16th of September, 2-1 against Portadown on 23rd of August and 5-1 against Dungannon Swifts on 13th of August), lost twice (2-1 against Dundela FC on 13th of September and 3-1 against Glentoran FC on 19th of August) and drew once (1-1 against Larne FC on 2nd of September) in their most recent 6 matches.
Ballymena Utd have won twice (2-4 against Ards on 14th of September and 0-2 against Dungannon Swifts on 20th of August) and lost 4 times (0-1 against Carrick Rangers on 17th of September, 0-4 against Linfield FC on 3rd of September, 3-0 against Larne FC on 26th of August and 1-2 against Cliftonville on 23rd of August) in their most recent 6 matches.
As always, Northern ireland Premiership's live standings are availble and updated in real time. Crusaders FC are the 4th in the table with 16 points after 8 matches, while Ballymena Utd are the 10th with 4 points in 7 matches.
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