‘TIMES’ SLIDESHOW: Portadown 3 Linfield 2 Irish Cup delight for Ports

Portadown defeated Linfield on Saturday in the Irish Cup quarter-finals by 3-2.

Gary Twigg scored two goals to increase the boost provided by Chris Casement’s early penalty at Shamrock Park.

Gary Twigg celebrates finding the net against Linfield in the Irish Cup. Pic by PressEye Ltd.

Gary Twigg celebrates finding the net against Linfield in the Irish Cup. Pic by PressEye Ltd.

Linfield hit back in the second half as Stephen Lowry scored two goals.

However, Portadown finished 3-2 up at the final whistle to book a semi-final date with Ballymena United.

Pics by PressEye Ltd.