2019 FAI QF
Date: 7:45 p.m. Sept. 6, 2019
Venue:

Maurice Nugent 33' -
Scored: 33'


Scored: 54'
- Aaron Greene 54'

Scored: 90'
- Lee Grace 90'

Live Updates for Galway United -v- Shamrock Rovers

Updates by

90'

Shamrock Rovers got out of jail here tonight, onward they go in the cup with a win they scarcely deserved, both goals coming from former Galway players - ironic or what!!

90'

FULL TIME!

The game has ended between Galway United and Shamrock Rovers.

90'

lats ditch corner, Horgan is up, 96 mins played - Manus has it

90'

FULL TIME!

The game has ended between Galway United and Shamrock Rovers.

That pitch invasion is adding minutes here

90'

Great header - 92 minute heartbreak for Galway, Rovers fans invade the pitch - not good

90'

GOAL!

Lee Grace scores for Shamrock Rovers.

90'

Great save by Horgan

90'

Free to Rovers, 35 yards out, central, inches over - actually save by Horgan, corner

90'

Yellow Card

Marc Ludden is booked for Galway United.

90'

Three minutes added

88'

Rovers trying everything to snatch a winner as the home side defend for dear life, with the crowd really getting involved

85'

Nugent takes it off the line from a Watts header - corner and Grace header is wide

83'

The expereicned Daveran comes on to try and preserve the stalemate! - they are nearly there

83'

Substitution

Iarfhlaith Davoren replaces Conor Barry for Galway United.

80'

Ten minutes left, good so far from Galway - way above recent performances, while Rovers must be dissapointed with their intensity 

75'

Melody put in some shift tonight - games chanegs now for Galway as Vinny Faherty will look to get on the ball, hold it up and run down the clock

74'

Substitution

Vinny Faherty replaces Conor Melody for Galway United.

71'

Substitution

Christopher Horgan replaces Joe Collins for Galway United.

68'

Maybe Bolger will make a difference?

67'

Substitution

Greg Bolger replaces Daniel Lafferty for Shamrock Rovers.

65'

Kevin Horgan makes the classic 'TV' Save from Dylan Watts

61'

You would expect Rovers to kick on now - but they are struggling to assert their authority

60'

There a few tasty tackles going in now!

58'

Watts went down under a string tackle from Walsh - lucky boy as he was just booked!

57'

Bit of a 'shamozzle' after the goal was scored - Rovers ahve upped the tempo

56'

Yellow Card

Stephen Walsh is booked for Galway United.

56'

Yellow Card

Aaron Greene is booked for Shamrock Rovers.

55'

Rovers back in it, - 

54'

GOAL!

Aaron Greene scores for Shamrock Rovers.

52'

Outstanding run by Conor Barry, sets to Stephen Christoper who steps inside, but slices his shot high wand wide, decent chance

51'

Marc Ludden is playing like a man possessed for Galway tonight

46'

Second Half

The second half between Galway United and Shamrock Rovers has started.

45'

Half Time

It is half-time between Galway United and Shamrock Rovers.

45'

Playng one added minute here

44'

Burke shot blocked by Ludden - chance!

42'

if it stays like this to half time the Rovers manager will be tearing stripes off a few lads!

39'

Daft challenge by Lopes - sees yellow, has to watch his step now

39'

Yellow Card

Roberto Lopes is booked for Shamrock Rovers.

38'

Soft corner concession by Rovers - but it is wasted by United

36'

McEneff lucky to escape a yellow for a lunge on Ludden - Rovers a bit rattled

35'

A little but of luck there for Galway, but Nugent took it very well - up to Rovers now to show their worth

33'

Stephen Christopher shot is blocked , sets up Nugent and he bangs it home

33'

GOAL!

Maurice Nugent scores for Galway United.

30'

Rovers are exerting serious pressure on Galway, who are keeping their shape well, but are working very hard and that may come back to haunt them

28'

Rovers are technically very good and are beginning to turn the screw a bit, but Galway performing admirably

25'

Greene almost puts Rivers ahead when he beats Horgan but the ball goes wide - real chance

25'

Galway would have targeted keeping a clean sheet for the opening 20, well it's passed 25 mins now and they are full value for the 0-0 so far

21'

Stephen Christopher volleys one over the bar - Galway looking very good in flashes

18'

Lopes saves Rovers! - Melody charging into the box and a super tackle from Lopes saves the day - the corner was well taken by Manus

17'

Yellow Card

Donal Higgins is booked for Galway United.

15'

The Hoops are keeping possession, a lot of 'sideways' ball - no cutting thrust as yet

14'

Rovers corner from Watts, and Grace heads wide

9'

Finn blasts one wide from 25 yards, well wide but it had real venum

5'

Exciting opening five mins with Rovers looking to impose themselves on the game, enjoying the lion's share of possession

1'

Rovers got us under way here, the first ten minutes will be crucial for the home side

1'

GAME ON!

The game between Galway United and Shamrock Rovers has kicked off.

0'

Shamrock Rovers have a big contingent here at Deacy Park



Photo Gallery for Galway United -v- Shamrock Rovers



Galway United
Kevin Horgan
Goalkeeper
Stephen Walsh
56Booked: 56'
Defender
Jack Lynch
Defender
Marc Ludden
90Booked: 90'
Defender
Killian Brouder
Defender
Maurice Nugent
33Scored: 33'
Midfielder
Donal Higgins
Midfielder
Joe Collins
71'
71Subbed Off: 71'
Midfielder
Stephen Christopher
Midfielder
Conor Melody
74'
74Subbed Off: 74'
Forward
Conor Barry
83'
83Subbed Off: 83'
Forward

Substitutes
Cian Murphy
Defender
Cian Mulryan
Goalkeeper
Christopher Horgan
71'
71Subbed On: 71'
Midfield
Vinny Faherty
74'
74Subbed On: 74'
Forward
Iarfhlaith Davoren
83'
83Subbed On: 83'
Defender
Dara Costelloe
Defender
Wilson Waweru
Midfield
Shamrock Rovers
Alan Mannus
Goalkeeper
Lee Grace
Defender
90Scored: 90'
Roberto Lopes
Defender
39Booked: 39'
Ronan Finn
Midfielder
Sean Kavanagh
Midfielder
Aaron McEneff
Midfielder
Gary O'Neill
Midfielder
Dylan Watts
Midfielder
Graham Burke
Forward
Aaron Greene
Forward
54Scored: 54'
56Booked: 56'
Daniel Lafferty
Forward 67'
67Subbed Off: 67'

Substitutes
Greg Bolger
Midfield
67Subbed On: 67'
67'
Ethan Boyle
Defender
Sean Callan
Defender
Graham Cummins
Forward
Brandon Kavanagh
Midfield
Thomas Oluwa
Midfield
Leon Pohls
Goalkeeper