Mark Doyle (Drogheda United) scores from the penalty spot as he is pulled down in the box and he takes the spot kick and gets his hat-trick. Yet another late goal that Rovers II have conceeded.
Adam Wixted whips a shot goalwards but again Leon Pohls is well placed and pulls off another good save.
Derek Prendergast lets fly from 30 yards. He strikes it well but straight at Leon Pohls.
James Clarke shoots from the edge of the area and Leon Pohls is well placed to get down and save.
Brandon Kavanagh (Shamrock Rovers II) scores his second and what a strike as his acrobatic effort from the edge of the area nestles into the back of the net.
Leon Pohls stands up and saves Stephen Meaney's effort after the got on the end of a Hugh Douglas flick on.
Mark Doyle (Drogheda United) scores from the penalty spot. Adriano Reale awared the spotkick after Stephen Meaney, running onto Doyle's through ball, was taken down by Leon Pohls.
Great save by Leon Pohls as he pushes away Brandon Bermingham's shot.
James Clarke's centre on the end line. Jake Hyland (Drogheda United) takes a corner-kick. Leon Pohls blocks
Mark Doyle (Drogheda United) scores slotting home Hugh Douglas header from a free kick head deep into the Rovers II box. That is Doyle's ninth of the season. He is one behind Yoyo Mahdy who is the current First Division top goalscorer.
Nice belated birthday present for Kavanagh who turned 20 yesterday.
Brandon Kavanagh (Shamrock Rovers II) scores getting the ball by David Odumosu as the Drogs were looking for an offside flag but it Sean Brennan's pass and Kavanagh's run was well timed and the Hoops II take an early lead.
Jake Hyland and Sean Callan are the two captains tonight.
Dean Williams starts tonight after scoring his first Premier Division goal last night in Rovers' 6-1 win over Waterford.
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Tonight's first division game teamsheet pic.twitter.com/W4qFaCBPKd
Mark Doyle has eight league goals this season putting him third in the First Division top scorer list.
Adriano Reale is the ref tonight. He was also in charge when these two teams played in Tallaght earlier in the season. The Drogs came from 2-0 down to draw that game.
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Kick off of Drogheda United and Shamrock Rovers II is at 7.45pm.