Swift return to top for Blues - Conor treble as 10-man Reds get back to winning ways

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Flying high: Linfield beat battling Dungannon. Pic: NIFL.

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Linfield are back on top of the Danske Bank Premiership after a 2-1 win against Dungannon Swifts.

Andy Waterworth struck twice as the Blues fought back from a goal down to clinch victory at Windsor Park on Tuesday night.

It moves David Healy's men a point clear of Big Two rivals Glentoran.

The manager praised his players after the match...

Northern Ireland's record scorer Healy was impressed by Waterworth, but admitted they don't always see eye to eye!

In the other game, 10-man Cliftonville beat Carrick Rangers 3-1 at Solitude to register their first league win in four games..

Conor McMenamin hit a hat-trick for the Reds who had midfielder Liam Bagnall sent off in the first half.

Paddy McLaughlin's team are now just behind fourth placed Coleraine on goal difference, four points off top spot.


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