World Cup qualifying call-ups lead to cancellation of 2 league games
Posted : 27th August 2018 at 00:31:01
4 Linfield players hsve been called up for World Cup qualifying duty - games against the Republic of Ireland in Dublin on Friday and Slovakia in Portadown on Tuesday September 4.
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The call ups have forced the cancellation of Wednesday’s league game away to Glentoran and also the home game against Crusaders on September 5.
Sunday’s 3-2 win for Glentoran against Cliftonville leaves Linfield 8 points clear at the top of the Danske Bank / NIFL Premier League table, with 5 games remaining for all the challengers.
Linfield’s games are as follows.
Sep 12 v Cliftonville away
Sep 19 v Sion Swifts away
And 3 games still to be rearranged.
v Portadown away
v Glentoran away
v Crusaders home