Chris Forrester 4' -
Scored: 4'


Scored: 41'
- Graham Burke 41'

Scored: 90'
- Daniel Mandroiu 90' + 2'

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

Updates by Macdara Ferris

90' + 5'

FULL TIME!

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

90' + 3'

90' + 2'

ASSIST!

Lee Grace (Shamrock Rovers) provides the assist.

90' + 2'

90' + 2'

GOAL!

Daniel Mandroiu (Shamrock Rovers) scores after racing through on the right when Lee Desmond miscontrolled a Lee Grace clearance. He still had loads to do, he held off Desmond and Jamiel Lennon wasn't quick enough across and from a tight angle he beats Jaros. Another late late goal for the Hoops.

88'

Substitution

Dean Williams (in) - Rory Gaffney (out) (Shamrock Rovers).

86'

Corner Kick

Dylan Watts (Shamrock Rovers) takes a corner-kick after Lee Desmond put it behind.

86'

Yellow Card

Matty Smith (St. Patrick's Athletic) is booked.

86'

Mattie Smith hauls down Sean Hoard. Dylan Watts can put this in to the box from the right.

85'

Corner Kick

Dylan Watts (Shamrock Rovers) takes a corner-kick from the left after Sam Bone put Rory Gaffney's cross behind.

85'

Pico Lopes twice gets a boot in to save his team. Mattie Smith racing in and Lopes stops that one.

84'

Ronan Coughlan comes up against Sean Gannon and he shepards the ball out for a Hoops goal kick.

83'

Pat's finishing this game stronger.

82'

Alan Mannus gets down low and turns Mattie Smith's effort out as it looked like it was heading into the back of the net.

80'

Corner Kick

Dylan Watts (Shamrock Rovers) takes a corner-kick from the right and he finds Pico Lopes coming onto the ball but he balloons the header over.

80'

Danny Mandroiu gets it over the wall, on target and decent save by Jaros.

79'

Sam Bone dives in on Danny Mandroiu who skips by the challenge but Derek Tomney has given a freekick. Decent chance for the Hoops.

77'

Substitution

Ben McCormack (in) - Jason McClelland (out) (St. Patrick's Athletic).

74'

Rovers make a bit of a mess there and allow Mattie Smith in but he doesn't hit his shot cleanly. 

69'

Substitution

Jason McClelland (in) - Alfie Lewis (out) (St. Patrick's Athletic).

69'

Substitution

Sean Gannon (in) - Graham Burke (out) (Shamrock Rovers).

69'

Substitution

Chris McCann (in) - Ronan Finn (out) (Shamrock Rovers).

66'

Rory Gaffney has the ball in the back of the net off a Ronan Finn centre after he picked up a scooped pass from Dylan Watts. Offside flag is up though. No goal.

63'

Corner Kick

Chris Forrester (St. Patrick's Athletic) takes a corner-kick from the right.

62'

Billie King beats Pico Lopes and he cuts back. His shot his blocked by Lopes. Corner kick.

58'

Danny Mandroiu hits a 40 yard pass to Ronan Finn. The Hoops captain looks for a corner but assistant ref signals a goal kick.

56'

Corner Kick

Chris Forrester (St. Patrick's Athletic) takes a corner-kick.

56'

Ronan Finn puts his foot in to stop Ronan Coughlan getting the ball but he almost put it into his own net.

54'

With Ian Bermingham off, Chris Forrester has the armband for the Saints.

51'

Mattie Smith through the back of Gary O'Neill. Foul. Good pressure by Pat's.

49'

Substitution

Roberto Lopes (in) - Joey O'Brien (out) (Shamrock Rovers).

47'

Billy King skips inside Joey O'Brien and his effort is saved by Alan Mannus.

46'

SECOND HALF

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

46'

Substitution

Shane Griffin (in) - Ian Bermingham (out) (St. Patrick's Athletic). Bermingham picked up a knock late in the first half.

45' + 3'

HALF TIME

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

45' + 3'

Corner Kick

Dylan Watts (Shamrock Rovers) takes a corner-kick.

45' + 2'

Danny Mandroiu shoots and Jaros tips over.

45'

Yellow Card

Stephen O'Donnell (St. Patrick's Athletic) is booked as is Hoops Coach Glen Cronin.

42'

Yellow Card

Graham Burke (Shamrock Rovers) is booked.

41'

ASSIST!

Dylan Watts (Shamrock Rovers) provides the assist.

41'

GOAL!

Graham Burke (Shamrock Rovers) scores with a crips low shot with his left boot after he cut in from the right off a Dylan Watts pass.

39'

Better delivery from Watts and it allows Danny Mandroiu to ping a shot on goal that Jaros catches cleanly.

39'

Corner Kick

Dylan Watts (Shamrock Rovers) takes a corner-kick.

38'

Couple of chances for the Hoops.

36'

Vitezslav Jaros drops the ball at the feet of Liam Scales and Ronan Finn and he is quick to get his hands back on it.

35'

Yellow Card

Liam Scales (Shamrock Rovers) is booked.

35'

Yellow Card

Jamie Lennon (St. Patrick's Athletic) is booked.

34'

Sean Hoare reacts quickly to close down Ronan Coughlan as he runs onto a ball over the top.

33'

Billy King with a foul. They are ticking up now. Derek Tomeny likely to be getting his cards out soon. 

31'

Corner Kick

Dylan Watts (Shamrock Rovers) takes a corner-kick after Sam Bone blocks a cross. Came from a passing move invovling Watts and Danny Mandroiu.

29'

Jamie Lennon is deemed to have fouled Danny Mandroiu. Thought it was a bit harsh. Hoops can swing this in from the right but he can't beat Mattie Smith who is closed to the ball. Poor from Mandroiu.

27'

Sean Hoare has to cut off a Mattie Smith run as he came onto a Chris Forrester pass from deep.

26'

Chris Forrester can't avoid Joey O'Brien in the Pat's half but that's because O'Brien has fouled him.

25'

Corner Kick

Dylan Watts (Shamrock Rovers) takes a corner-kick this time from the right. He won the corner after his cross was blocked by Alfie Lewis.

23'

Alfie Lewis with a high challenge on Ronan Finn. Derek Tomney just look to calm him down.

21'

Sean Hoare shoots from quite the distance and the ball clears the Pat's bar by a very small distance.

21'

Corner Kick

Dylan Watts (Shamrock Rovers) takes a corner-kick after Gaffney earned this set piece picking up Jaros' save.

20'

Big chance for the Hoops as Gary O'Neill played Rory Gaffney in and Jaros pulls off a good save.

13'

Corner Kick

Dylan Watts (Shamrock Rovers) takes a corner-kick that Rory Gaffney earned. The Hoops made a mess of the corner tying to take it short.

12'

Dylan Watts whips a cross in that Vitezslav Jaros catches.

10'

Ian Bermingham goes through the back of Danny Mandroiu and Derek Tomney has a word with him. Another free near half way for the Hoops.

7'

Another fine Pat's move see Ian Bermingham shoot cutting in from the left. 

4'

4'

ASSIST!

John Mountney (St. Patrick's Athletic) provides the assist.

4'

GOAL!

Chris Forrester (St. Patrick's Athletic) scores with a right foot shot as he picked up a sliced attempt at a clearance from Lee Grace off John Mountney's cross wide right. Forrester's shot was low bouncing into the ground and it beats Alan Mannus.

4'

Chris Forrester can put this free kick into the Hoops box. Rovers defending the Kilmainham Jail end of the ground. Forrester hits it too long.

1'

Ian Bermingham barrels throw the back of Graham Burke. Free in.

1'

GAME ON!

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

0'

Minute silence for Alan Keely ahead of kick off.

0'

Ian Bermingham and Ronan Finn are the skippers who have just had the coin toss with referee Derek Tomney.

0'

Three changes for the champions as Ronan Finn, Graham Burke and Joey O'Brien come in. Aaron Greene hasn't recovered from the injury he picked up against Waterford from a tackle off Tunmise Sobowale that saw the Waterford skipper pick up a yellow card. Sean Gannon and Max Murphy drop down to the bench.

0'

The Athletic's manager has made one change to his team. Alfie Lewis comes into the starting lineup in place of Paddy Barrett - when compared with their team in the 1-1 draw away to Sligo last Monday.

0'

Stephen O'Donnell names eight players on the bench including two goalkeepers.

0'

Alan Mannus makes his 75th consecutive league appearance for the Hoops.

0'

0'

Good evening folks. Macdara Ferris here to take you through the match updates from the top of the table clash between St. Patrick's Athletic and Shamrock Rovers. Ronan McNamara is in Richmond Park for us this evening to write our match report and he penned the pre-match preview for this game that kicks off at 6pm.





St. Pats
DAug. 27, 2021
Cork 1 - 1 St. Pats
WSept. 3, 2021
St. Pats 3 - 2 Longford
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
Vitezslav Jaros 1
Goalkeeper
Lee Desmond 5
Defender
Sam Bone 4
Defender
© Ian Bermingham 3
46'
46Subbed Off: Shane Griffin 46'
Defender
Jamie Lennon 6
Booked: 35'
Midfielder
Billy King 15
Midfielder
Chris Forrester 8
Scored: 4'
Midfielder
Alfie Lewis 16
69'
69Subbed Off: Jason McClelland 69'
Midfielder
John Mountney 2
Midfielder
Rónán Coughlan 10
Forward
Matty Smith 12
Booked: 86'
Forward

Substitutes
Josh Keeley 25
Goalkeeper
Shane Griffin 20
46'
46Subbed On: Ian Bermingham 46'
Defender
Kian Corbally 31
Midfield
Jason McClelland 16
69'
69Subbed On: Alfie Lewis 69'
77'
77Subbed Off: Ben McCormack 77'
Midfield
Ben McCormack 18
77'
77Subbed On: Jason McClelland 77'
Midfield
Nahum Melvin-Lambert 9
Forward
Barry Murphy 21
Goalkeeper
Daniel Norris 27
Midfield
Shamrock R
LAug. 29, 2021
Bohs 2 - 1 Shamrock R
LSept. 3, 2021
Harps 2 - 1 Shamrock R
WSept. 10, 2021
Shamrock R 2 - 0 Waterford
WSept. 18, 2021
Sligo 0 - 1 Shamrock R
WSept. 24, 2021
St. Pats 0 - 1 Shamrock R
1 Alan Mannus
Goalkeeper
3 Sean Hoare
Defender
5 Lee Grace
Defender
28 Joey O'Brien
Defender 49'
49Subbed Off: Roberto Lopes 49'
8 Ronan Finn ©
Midfielder 69'
69Subbed Off: Chris McCann 69'
16 Gary O'Neill
Midfielder
15 Liam Scales
Midfielder
Booked: 35'
7 Dylan Watts
Midfielder
14 Daniel Mandroiu
Forward
Scored: 90'
20 Rory Gaffney
Forward 88'
88Subbed Off: Dean Williams 88'
10 Graham Burke
Forward
Scored: 41'
Booked: 42'
69'
69Subbed Off: Sean Gannon 69'

Substitutes
26 Chris McCann
Midfield 69'
69Subbed On: Ronan Finn 69'
4 Roberto Lopes
Defender 49'
49Subbed On: Joey O'Brien 49'
2 Sean Gannon
Defender 69'
69Subbed On: Graham Burke 69'
Aidomo Emakhu
Midfield
24 Max Murphy
Midfield
22 Darragh Nugent
Midfield
25 Leon Pohls
Goalkeeper
21 Adam Wells
Defender
19 Dean Williams
Forward 88'
88Subbed On: Rory Gaffney 88'

MATCH INFO

Competition: 2021 League of Ireland Premier Division

Date: 6 p.m. May 8, 2021

Venue: Richmond Park

Referee: Ray Matthews

Attendance: Unknown

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