OG: 90'
- Nahum Melvin-Lambert 90' + 2'

Live Updates for St. Patrick's Athletic -v- Shamrock Rovers

90' + 5'

Heartbreak for The Saints right at the end!

An own goal from substitute Melvin-Lambert hands Rovers all three points, despite a positive perfomcne from the hosts.

Rovers leave Richmond Park with one hand paces on the league trophy.

Thanks for joining me tonight, and keep an eye out for the match report to follow.

Take care!

90' + 4'

FULL TIME!

The game has ended between St. Patrick's Athletic and Shamrock Rovers.

90' + 2'

ASSIST!

Dylan Watts (Shamrock Rovers) provides the assist.

90' + 2'

OWN GOAL!

Nahum Melvin-Lambert (St. Patrick's Athletic) scores an own-goal!

90'

Four minutes added time

89'

An incredible double save from Jaros after efforts from Towell and Watts.

85'

Five minutes to go here at Richmond Park!

It's now or never for The Saints if they are to keep their title hopes alive.

83'

Substitution

Nahum Melvin-Lambert  - Rónán Coughlan  (St. Patrick's Athletic).

79'

Substitution

Chris McCann  - Daniel Mandroiu  (Shamrock Rovers).

76'

Substitution

Neil Farrugia  - Barry Cotter  (Shamrock Rovers).

70'

Massive chance again from The Saints.

Sam Bone's driving effort from outside the box is brilliantly saved by Alan Mannus.

 

67'

Mandroiu send his free kick high over the bar. 

65'

Substitution

Aaron Greene  - Rory Gaffney  (Shamrock Rovers).

63'
Another superb run and cross from Burns down the left hand side but Smith fails to take his chance. Going into the last 30 minutes here at Richmond Park

59'

Substitution

Shane Griffin  - James Abankwah  (St. Patrick's Athletic).

58'

Substitution

Billy King  - Chris Forrester  (St. Patrick's Athletic).

52'

Another huge chance for St Pat's to take the lead.

Burns bombs down the left wing and crosses to Forrester, who miskicked the ball before Lopes cleared to safety.

A superb start to the Second half by Stephen O'Donnell's side.

52'

Another huge chance for St Pat's to take the lead.

Burns bombs down the left wing and crosses to Forrester, who miskicked the ball before Lopes cleared to safety.

A superb start to the Second half by Stephen O'Donnell's side.

49'

Massive chance for St. Pat's!

A super cross from Sam Bone finds Forrester who heads just wide.

46'

SECOND HALF

The second half between St. Patrick's Athletic and Shamrock Rovers has started.

46'

SECOND HALF

The second half between St. Patrick's Athletic and Shamrock Rovers has started.

45'

Even enough game so far, Mandroiu had Rovers best chance so far but sent his volley high over the bar down the Shed end.

Burns had a marginal penalty shout turned down after, and Pats have had decent spells themselves.

You feel that if The Saints are to put up any late title challenge, they have to find the first goal here and try nick all three points.

45'

HALF TIME

It is half-time between St. Patrick's Athletic and Shamrock Rovers.

45'

2 added minutes

44'

Poor foul by Smith on Watts, who gives away a free kick in a dangerous position.

Stephen O'Donnell picks up a yellow card for his protests. 

40'

Poor defending by the hosts there, as Abankwah, Bermingham and Barrett each give possession away in the space of a minute, but Rovers couldnt capitalise. 

36'

Game back underway after a stoppage to treat Forrester's knock. 

Ten minutes remaining in the half. Even so far.

33'

Pat's beginning to threaten, with Smith, Burns and Forrester terrorising the Rovers back line

25'

Huge miss from Danny Mandroiu, who can only send his volley well over the bar in front of an open goal.

22'

The Saints appeal for a penalty as Darragh Burns goes down in the box, but referee Rob Hennessy is not interested. 

The game is beginning to come into life now after a passive opening 15 minutes. 

20'

Rovers threaten with a corner but its well cleared by the hosts, as the home fans begin a pyrotechinc show in the Shed End

15'
Even enough at Richmond Park so far, with both sides enjoying spells of possession.

15'
Even enough at Richmond Park so far, with both sides enjoying spells of possession.

8'

Two great clearences there from 17 year old James Abankwah, who marks Rory Gaffney this evening

5'

Great athmosphere here at Richmond Park, as Pat's host 2500 home fans, its largest crowd since Feburary 2020.

2'

John Mountney, Robbie Benson and Lee Desmond remain out for the home side, while Sean Kavangh and Sean Hoare are still out injured for Rovers.

Ronan Finn retunrs to captain Rovers while Aaron Greene returns to the bench 

1'

GAME ON!

The game between St. Patrick's Athletic and Shamrock Rovers has kicked off.

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GAME ON!

The game between St. Patrick's Athletic and Shamrock Rovers has kicked off.

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Hello!

Sean O'Connor here and welcome to Richmond Park for tonights top of the table clash between St. Patrick's Atheltic and Shamrock Rovers!

I'll be keeping you updated on the game throughout the evening!





St. Pats
LSept. 10, 2021
Sligo 2 - 0 St. Pats
WSept. 17, 2021
St. Pats 3 - 0 Wexford
LSept. 24, 2021
St. Pats 0 - 1 Shamrock R
WOct. 1, 2021
Drogheda 0 - 1 St. Pats
LOct. 15, 2021
Derry 1 - 0 St. Pats
Vitezslav Jaros 1
Goalkeeper
Sam Bone 4
Defender
© Ian Bermingham 3
Defender
Paddy Barrett 29
Defender
James Abankwah
59Subbed On: 59'
Defender
Chris Forrester 8
58'
58Subbed Off: Billy King 58'
Midfielder
Darragh Burns 17
Midfielder
Jamie Lennon 6
Midfielder
Alfie Lewis
Midfielder
Rónán Coughlan 10
83'
83Subbed Off: Nahum Melvin-Lambert 83'
Forward
Matty Smith 12
Forward

Substitutes
Billy King 15
58'
58Subbed On: Chris Forrester 58'
Midfield
Jak Hickman
Defender
Shane Griffin 20
59'
59Subbed Off: James Abankwah 59'
Defender
Kian Corbally 31
Midfield
Jason McClelland 16
Midfield
Ben McCormack 18
Midfield
Nahum Melvin-Lambert 9
83'
83Subbed On: Rónán Coughlan 83'
OG: 90'
Forward
Barry Murphy 21
Goalkeeper
Kyrian Nwoko
Forward
Shamrock R
WSept. 18, 2021
Sligo 0 - 1 Shamrock R
WSept. 24, 2021
St. Pats 0 - 1 Shamrock R
WOct. 1, 2021
Shamrock R 2 - 1 Derry
LOct. 8, 2021
Dundalk 1 - 0 Shamrock R
WOct. 15, 2021
Shamrock R 2 - 0 Sligo
1 Alan Mannus
Goalkeeper
4 Roberto Lopes
Defender
5 Lee Grace
Defender
2 Sean Gannon
Defender
8 Ronan Finn
Defender
Barry Cotter
Defender 76'
76Subbed Off: Neil Farrugia 76'
7 Dylan Watts
Midfielder
17 Richie Towell
Midfielder
16 Gary O'Neill
Midfielder
14 Daniel Mandroiu
Midfielder 79'
79Subbed Off: Chris McCann 79'
20 Rory Gaffney
Forward 65'
65Subbed Off: Aaron Greene 65'

Substitutes
21 Adam Wells
Defender
25 Leon Pohls
Goalkeeper
Conan Noonan
Forward
24 Max Murphy
Midfield
Dean McMenamy
Midfield
26 Chris McCann
Midfield 79'
79Subbed On: Daniel Mandroiu 79'
9 Aaron Greene
Forward 65'
65Subbed On: Rory Gaffney 65'
23 Neil Farrugia
Midfield 76'
76Subbed On: Barry Cotter 76'
Aidomo Emakhu
Midfield

MATCH INFO

Competition: 2021 League of Ireland Premier Division

Date: 7:45 p.m. Sept. 24, 2021

Venue: Richmond Park

Referee: Unknown

Attendance: Unknown

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