IRISH LEAGUE: Portadown and Dungannon share spoils after 3-3 draw

Portadown's Chris Casment'and Swifts Matt Hazley
Portadown's Chris Casment'and Swifts Matt Hazley

PORTADOWN 3 DUNGANNON SWIFTS 3

Marcio Soares scored less than 30 seconds after coming on as a substitute to earn Portadown a draw with Dungannon Swifts at Shamrock Park.

Gary Breen had headed Portadown into the lead but Swifts hit back with goals from Matthew Hazley and Ryan Harpur to lead 2-1 at the interval.

Gary Twigg poked in to level before Andy Mitchell, who had squandered earlier chances, pounced on a weak backpass and netted to make it 3-2.

Soares fired home the equaliser with his first touch on 79 minutes.