Glenavon win Youth Cup

Glenavon Thirds defeated Linfield Rangers 1-0 to lift the Harry Cavan Cup at Mourneview Park on Friday night.

In front of a large crowd the young Lurgan Blues edged out the favourites with a patient and hard working display.

Glenavon Thirds are presented with the cup

Glenavon Thirds are presented with the cup

Conor McKendry scored the winner ten minutes from the end after a brilliant run by Shayne Lavery set up the chance.

Glenavon finished strongly with man of the match Mark Sykes having a penalty saved and Gary Lavery rattled the bar with a well struck free kick.

Don’t miss this week’s Lurgan Mail for pictures, reaction and video feature on the success.