Prem
Date: 7:30 p.m. Nov. 9, 2020
Venue: Tolka Park
0 - 2
FT

Gary Deegan 85' -
Red: 85'


Scored: 22'
- Jack Byrne 22'

Scored: 57'
- Aaron Greene 57'

Red: 90'
- Stephen Bradley 90' + 2'

Live Updates for Shelbourne -v- Shamrock Rovers

Updates by Macdara Ferris

90' + 5'

FULL TIME!

The game has ended between Shelbourne and Shamrock Rovers.

90' + 2'

Red Card

Stephen Bradley (Shamrock Rovers) is sent off and his assistant booked as they were not happy with Dan Byrne's challenge on Dylan Watts. They thought it should have been red.

90' + 1'

Yellow Card

Daniel Byrne (Shelbourne) is booked.

90'

At least four more minutes here.

86'

Substitution

Dean Williams (in) - Graham Burke (out) (Shamrock Rovers).

85'

Second Yellow & Red Card

Gary Deegan (Shelbourne) receives a second yellow card and is sent off.

81'

Yellow Card

Shane Farrell (Shelbourne) is booked.

77'

Aaron Dobbs with a great chance to end Rovers' clean sheet as at the back post he gets to the ball but plays it into the ground bouncing over both Alan Mannus and the crossbar.

75'

Substitution

Daniel Lafferty (in) - Sean Kavanagh (out) (Shamrock Rovers).

73'

Nice spell of pressure from Shels as they are desperate to get back into this game with Harps still winning.

71'

Corner Kick

Mark Byrne (Shelbourne) takes a corner-kick that comes all the way to Alex Ceitner who lets fly with a shot just skipping over the crossbar.

64'

Yellow Card

Graham Burke (Shamrock Rovers) is booked.

63'

Substitution

Ronan Finn (in) - Jack Byrne (out) (Shamrock Rovers).

63'

Substitution

Alex Cetiner (in) - Karl Sheppard (out) (Shelbourne).

60'

Substitution

Aaron Dobbs (in) - Dayle Rooney (out) (Shelbourne).

59'

Yellow Card

Oscar Brennan (Shelbourne) is booked.

57'

ASSIST!

Sean Kavanagh (Shamrock Rovers) provides the assist.

57'

GOAL!

Aaron Greene (Shamrock Rovers) scores turning Sean Kavanagh's cross from the left from inside the six yard area. It was the product of a fine passing move with Rhys Marshall, Jack Byrne and Dylan Watts.

55'

Yellow Card

Sean Kavanagh (Shamrock Rovers) is booked for taking too long to take a throw. Rovers time wasting already?

54'

Yellow Card

Gary Deegan (Shelbourne) is booked. Thought it was harsh as it was a foul on Jack Byrne but not that much in it.

52'

Dangerous cross by Shane Farrell requires Rhys Marshall to put his boot through the ball.

51'

Liam Scales putting his hand on Mark Byrne and he goes down in front of the assistant ref who keeps his flag down but Rob Harvey gives a free. Alex O'Hanlon swings it in but it is too deep.

49'

Jack Brady dives low to stop a lateral cross from Graham Burke reaching Aaron Greene.

48'

Substitution

Brian McManus (in) - Sean Quinn (out) (Shelbourne).

46'

SECOND HALF

The second half between Shelbourne and Shamrock Rovers has started.

45' + 1'

HALF TIME

It is half-time between Shelbourne and Shamrock Rovers.

45'

Shout for a penalty as ball bounces around in the box with Ciarán Kildfuff and Lee Grace challenging and there was a hint of a handball.

45'

We will have at least one more minute here in the first half.

44'

Yellow Card

Mark Byrne (Shelbourne) is booked for a foul on Sean Kavanagh.

38'

Shels sitting off Rovers and then taking their moments to press and press hard hoping to force a mistake. 

36'

Corner Kick

Jack Byrne (Shamrock Rovers) takes a corner-kick.

35'

Corner Kick

Jack Byrne (Shamrock Rovers) takes a corner-kick and Dan Byrne is strong enough to hold off Lee Grace for another corner.

34'

One two with Aaron Greene, frees up space for Dylan Watts to shoot but he carries the ball too high just over the bar at the Drumcondra end of the ground.

25'

That is Byrne's ninth of the season in the league - he is one behind Pat Hoban who is top scorer.

22'

ASSIST!

Sean Kavanagh (Shamrock Rovers) provides the assist.

22'

GOAL!

Jack Byrne (Shamrock Rovers) scores as he spins Gary Deegan in the centre circle putting the ball through his legs. He ran from his own half and Shels backed off and off and he shot from the edge of the area.

20'

Heavy rain beginning to fall here in Tolka Park.

19'

Shane Farrell with a beautiful touch taking the ball down out of the sky and bringing a teammate in.

18'

Dylan Watts plays a nice pass around the corner to Rhys Marshall. Danger for Shels as he goes into the box. He gets a cross in to Aaron Greene who gets a firm header but it goes over the bar.

15'

Corner Kick

Jack Byrne (Shamrock Rovers) takes a corner-kick and he finds Joey O'Brien, back in the team from suspension, at the back post. His header is on target but Jack Brady steps over to his right to catch.

15'

Great save by Jack Brady first saving Aaron Greene effort and getting back up to save Aaron McEneff's follow up.

10'

Alex O'Hanlon goes right through Dylan Watts. Free in for the Hoops.

8'

Karl Sheppard has the ball in the net with a header...but it is offside. Let off for Rovers.

7'

Jack Byrne's loss pass is flicked goalwards by Rhys Marshall but not power on the effort.

5'

4-2-3-1 for Shels. Sean Quinn and Gary Deegan holding for Shels. Kilduff up top.

3'

Oscar Brennan flicks on a free kick but Alan Mannus steps out and catches.

1'

GAME ON!

The game between Shelbourne and Shamrock Rovers has kicked off.

0'

Shels walk across to form a guard of honour for the new champions.

0'

Shels are hoping that Finn Harps don't win at home to Waterford. If that is the case then Shels will be safe whatever happens here.

0'

Neil Doyle is down as the ref but that isn't him out there warming up.

0'

0'

Evening and welcome to Tolka Park for the final round of league fixtures for this most bizarre season. Shelbourne looking for a win to avoid the relegation play-off while Rovers are looking to go through this 18 game season without a defeat. Macdara Ferris here to take you through the action.



Photo Gallery for Shelbourne -v- Shamrock Rovers



Shelbourne
Jack Brady 25
Goalkeeper
Alex O'Hanlon 5
Defender
Shane Farrell 17
Booked: 81'
Defender
Mark Byrne
Booked: 44'
Defender
Daniel Byrne 6
Booked: 90'
Defender
Oscar Brennan 4
Booked: 59'
Defender
Dayle Rooney 18
60'
60Subbed Off: Aaron Dobbs 60'
Midfielder
Sean Quinn 19
48'
48Subbed Off: Brian McManus 48'
Midfielder
© Gary Deegan 8
Booked: 54'
Booked: 85'
Sent Off: 85'
Midfielder
Karl Sheppard 7
63'
63Subbed Off: Alex Cetiner 63'
Forward
Ciarán Kilduff 9
Forward

Substitutes
Daniel O'Reilly 2
Defender
Karl Moore 15
Midfield
Brian McManus 22
48'
48Subbed On: Sean Quinn 48'
Midfield
Colin McCabe 1
Goalkeeper
Aidan Friel 14
Defender
Aaron Dobbs 20
60'
60Subbed On: Dayle Rooney 60'
Forward
Alex Cetiner 21
63'
63Subbed On: Karl Sheppard 63'
Midfield
Shamrock Rovers
1 Alan Mannus
Goalkeeper
5 Lee Grace
Defender
2 Rhys Marshall
Defender
28 Joey O'Brien
Defender
15 Liam Scales
Defender
11 Sean Kavanagh
Midfielder
Booked: 55'
75'
75Subbed Off: Daniel Lafferty 75'
29 Jack Byrne
Midfielder
Scored: 22'
63'
63Subbed Off: Ronan Finn 63'
10 Aaron McEneff
Midfielder
7 Dylan Watts
Midfielder
9 Aaron Greene
Forward
Scored: 57'
21 Graham Burke
Forward
Booked: 64'
86'
86Subbed Off: Dean Williams 86'

Substitutes
3 Daniel Lafferty
Defender 75'
75Subbed On: Sean Kavanagh 75'
8 Ronan Finn
Midfield 63'
63Subbed On: Jack Byrne 63'
Max Murphy
Midfield
Darragh Nugent
Midfield
26 Thomas Oluwa
Forward
25 Leon Pohls
Goalkeeper
19 Dean Williams
Forward 86'
86Subbed On: Graham Burke 86'