Down Memory Lane

Down Memory Lane

WITH the on-going help of club historian Hunter McClelland, brings you the latest instalment of the ‘Down Memory Lane’ series as Coleraine beat Cliftonville in November 2004…


Saturday, November 6, 2004.


Cliftonville 1-4 Coleraine

Goals – O’Loughlin (24 mins); Flynn (4 mins), Moon (11 mins), Tolan (17 mins), Armstrong (49 mins)


Coleraine dished out a 4-1 hammering against a Cliftonville team that is now starting to struggle after its bright start to the season.

Ex-Solitude favourite Gerry Flynn put Coleraine ahead in the fourth minute with a superb diving header after a Bryce Moon cross.

Moon then hammered in a glorious second goal in the 10th minute and Jody Tolan added the third seven minutes later.

John O’Loughlin pulled a goal back but Sean Armstrong completed the scoring.

Loughlin’s goal came in the 24th minute while Armstrong scored 10 minutes into the second half.


CLIFTONVILLE: Young, Fleming, Brannigan (Campbell ’66 mins), Mulvenna, O’Hara, O’Loughlin (Adams ’79 mins), McConnell, C. McMullan, G. McMullan, Hennegan (Crawford ’46 mins), Friars.

COLERAINE: O’Hare, Clanachan, Flynn, Gaston, McVey (Haveron ’42 mins), Beatty, Moon (Curran ’85 mins), Armstrong, Tolan, McAllister (O’Connor ’56 mins), Johnston.


Davy Malcolm