HOW IT HAPPENED: Portadown 0 Linfield 1
Jordan Stewart's early goal proved decisive as Linfield increased the advantage at the top of the Danske Bank Premiership with a 1-0 win over Portadown.
F-T: Portadown 0 Linfield 1
91: SUB (Portadown) - Guy on for McCallum
83: SUBS (Portadown) - McKeown and Croskery on for Lavery and Tipton
82: Haughey connects to a dangerous Quinn free-kick but his close-range glancing header clears the crossbar
79: Carney with a superb save to prevent ex-Ports player Larkin from scoring off a diving header following Millar's free-kick
75: SUB (Linfield) - Manzinga on for Nasseri
74: Stewart with time and space from distance but his shot lacks the power to trouble Carney
66: Neat control on the chest inside the box by Bonis but his hooked shot drops wide
65: SUB (Linfield) - Larkin on for Newberry
54: Positive start to the second half by Portadown as Tilney's determination from inside his own half ends with a low cross cut out in the Linfield penalty area
H-T: Portadown 0 Linfield 1
40: Powerful run by Tilney ends with a pass to Salley and his low cross from the left is flicked goalwards by the inventive Bonis, with Johns down low at the cost of a corner-kick
36: Linfield goal ruled out - with the referee's assistant declaring the ball had crossed over the line
33: Bonis keeps a Portadown corner-kick alive and McCallum's header has Johns scrambling back
25: Stewart's neat first touch opens up space to attack and he opts to shoot despite options either side, with his effort looping just over
14: Linfield launch a counter-attack from defending a Portadown free-kick and Stewart finds Nasseri, with Waterworth racing in to meet the low cross but Carney out to block
10: GOAL - Portadown 0 Linfield 1 (Stewart)
Portadown deal with an initial corner-kick delivery but fail to clear the loose ball and Stewart steers home from a few yards
9: Salley finds space along the inside-right channel but his low powerful drive from a tight angle is the wrong side of the post
7: Millar's corner-kick is steered goalwards by a Waterworth glancing header but Kerr clears on the line
6: Early effort on target by Teggart from distance has Johns collecting at the second attempt
PORTADOWN: Carney, Hall, McCallum, Lavery, Tipton, Salley, Bonis, Wilson, Teggart, Kerr, Tilney.
Subs: Buchanan, McKeown, Murray, Croskery, Guy, Conaty, Warde.
LINFIELD: Johns, Newberry, Haughey, Callacher, Waterworth, Stewart, Millar, Nasseri, Clarke, Quinn, Palmer.
Subs: Moore, Larkin, Manzinga, Popper, Archer, McCoubrey, Montgomery.
Referee: Ross Dunlop