Christopher Watts (84)

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BIRTHDAY BOY WATTS CLAIMS POINTS FOR DUNS

Christopher Watts grabbed the only goal of the game as Dundela kicked off the new season with victory over Dergview at Wilgar Park.

The former Knockbreda and PSNI man came off the bench after an hour as a replacement for Tiarnan McNicholl, knocking home the winner with six minutes remaining on what was his 25th birthday.

Dundela will be looking to continue their winning start to the campaign on Tuesday night when they make the short journey to face Knockbreda (kick-off 7pm) while Dergview welcome Ballinamallard United to Darragh Park (7:45pm).

Dundela: McBride, King, Kerr, Tommons, Morrison, Magee, Bingham, Beggs, McComb, McNicholl, Burns subs Blayney (not used), Sterling (not used), Kane (replaced Beggs 24), Watts (replaced McNicholl 62), Murdock (not used)

Dergview: McElroy, McGeehan, Falconer, Maxwell, M. Buchanan, Burns, McConnell, Young, Doherty, Smith, McGlynn subs A. Buchanan (not used), Kirk (replaced Young 53), McKeown (not used), Aiken (not used), Sproule (replaced Maxwell 65)

Referee: Gareth Stewart

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