League of Ireland: St Pat’s get the better of Shamrock Rovers, Derry City top table

soccer
League Of Ireland: St Pat’s Get The Better Of Shamrock Rovers, Derry City Top Table League Of Ireland: St Pat’s Get The Better Of Shamrock Rovers, Derry City Top Table
St Patrick's Chris Forrester celebrates after the game. Photo: INPHO/Ryan Byrne
Share this article

St Pat’s have gotten the better of Shamrock Rovers for the second time in a month in tonight’s League of Ireland action.

They followed their President’s Cup victory with a 1-0 win over the Hoops at Richmond Park this evening.

Derry City top the embryonic SSE Airtricity Premier Division table, with Patrick McEleney’s second half strike giving them a 1-0 win at Shelbourne.

Promise Omochere meanwhile opened the scoring for Bohemians, but was later sent off, in a 1-1 draw at Finn Harps.

Drogheda’s first points of the season came with a 4-2 win at home to UCD.

In the First Division, Waterford threw away a two-goal lead, and had Richard Taylor sent off, in a 2-2 draw away to Galway.

Wexford are up to second courtesy of a 2-1 win at home to ten-man Athlone.

Cobh Ramblers and Treaty United meanwhile played out a goalless draw.

Read More

Want us to email you top stories each lunch time?

Download our Apps
© BreakingNews.ie 2022, developed by Square1 and powered by PublisherPlus.com