St Patrick's Athletic got off to the perfect start in their first appearance in the Setanta Sports Cup, with a 3-0 win over Portadown at Richmond Park.
A bumper crowd of over 1600 witnessed a highly entertaining game which saw Joseph Ndo score on his return, and Alan Kirby score twice in the second half to give the Saints all the points.
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