Causeway Chronicle

Dungannon visit could be an early Christmas present for fans

Tomorrow sees the last home game before Christmas. Coleraine fans will be hoping for an early present in the form of three points.
Here’s all you need to know in our popular Stats column.

Last time out:

25/08/23 Dungannon 2 Coleraine 2 (Stangmore Park)

Dungannon scored two 90 plus minute goals to get a draw.

Coleraine have won the last six league fixtures at home to Dungannon, with the Swifts failing to score

Dungannon’s last win at the Showgrounds was 26/01/19 (a 2-1 win)
James McLaughlin is the top scorer in this fixture in the 21st century with seven goals.
The draw in the last meeting ended a Coleraine run of nine wins in a row against the Swifts
Dungannon’s top goal scorer this season is Matthew Lusty with seven
Dungannon come into the match on a high, after reaching the BetMcLean Cup semi final
Coleraine will hope their star man McKendry will be fit. Conor has been in magnificent form this season, scoring 10 league goals and recording three assists, with nine of the goals coming in the last 12 league games
Oran Kearney has his most managerial career wins against Dungannon Swifts (24 wins from 36 games) 67%
Oran Kearney’s most regular performer under his management is Lyndon Kane with 259 appearances, closely followed by Stephen Lowry (252) and Josh Carson (208)
Josh and Lyndon have played 167 times together

Matthew Shevin has scored the most goals for Oran under his tenure (61 goals in 122 appearances)
Jamie Glackin has the most assists during Oran’s time at the club (38 in 165 games)


Oran Kearney only replaced Howard Beverland four times in his 173 games for Coleraine

Form table last 8 league games

 GamesPoints
Larne822
Linfield818
Cliftonville816
Glenavon816
Crusaders814
Glentoran812
Coleraine89
Carrick Rang.88
Loughgall87
Dungannon87
Ballymena Utd86
Newry City82

Home table from the league season 23/24

 GamesPoints
Larne1129
Linfield1025
Cliftonville1021
Glentoran1017
Crusaders915
Coleraine1015
Glenavon913
Loughgall1010
Carrick Rang.1010
Dungannon108
Ballymena Utd105
Newry City102

Away table from the league season 23/24

 GPpts
Cliftonville1021
Linfield921
Crusaders1020
Larne916
Glentoran1015
Coleraine1014
Loughgall1012
Carrick Rang.1011
Glenavon1110
Newry City1010
Dungannon107
Ballymena Utd107
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