Christopher Watts (84)

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Brendan Bennett (54)
Ryan Newberry (64)
Tiarnan McNicholl (80)

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Tiarnan McNicholl grabbed Knockbreda's third goal (©INPHO/Matt Mackey)

BREDA WIN EAST BELFAST CUP BATTLE

Knockbreda comfortably progressed to the next round of the BetMcLean League Cup with victory over Dundela at Wilgar Park.

After a scoreless first half 'Breda moved in front on 54 minutes through Brendan Bennett after he got on the end of a Ryan Newberry pass to beat Ryan McBride.

Newberry got on the scoresheet himself ten minutes after that with a confident finish from inside the box.

Tiarnan McNicholl then added a third with ten minutes left, tapping home the rebound after his initial effort had been blocked.

Dundela grabbed a late consolation through Christopher Watts six minutes from time but it was too late to spark a revival.

Dundela: McBride, Middleton, Parker, Browne, King, Magee, McMaster, Beggs, McComb, McClelland, Burns subs Fisher (replaced Burns 90+1), Bingham (replaced McComb 68), Watts (replaced Browne 73), Sergeant

Knockbreda: Smyth, Johnston, Pike, McVeigh, Patterson, McNulty, McNicholl, Newberry, Barr, Bennett, Rice subs Clelland (replaced McNicholl 82), Lovett (not used), Halliday (not used), Drysdale (not used), Warwick (not used)

Referee: Neil Robinson

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