Glentoran see off Larne challenge in Co Antrim Shield

Glentoran's Kym Nelson scoring against Larne
Glentoran's Kym Nelson scoring against Larne
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Glentoran 2 Larne 1

Goals from Kym Nelson and Jordan Stewart eased Glentoran into the quarter finals of the Toals County Antrim Shield at the Oval on Tuesday night.

Nelson struck the opener on 42 minutes, with Stewart grabbing the second midway through the second half.

Cairan Murray pulled one back for Larne with nine minutes to go.

Glentoran: Morris, Garrett, Kane, Birney, Scullion, Allen, Stewart, Henderson (McCullough 69), Addis, O’Hanlon (McKee 71), Nelson.

Subs: McCaffrey, Clarke, Gordon.

Larne: Connolly, Scott, Davison (Robinson 50), McClean (G Gillan 87), Reynolds, McMullan, Irvine (Smith 73), E Gillan, Maguire, Murrray, King.

Subs: Thompson, C Gillan.

Referee: M Smyth (Dundonald).