3 - 1
FT

Dane Massey 22' -
Scored: 22'


Mark Doyle 45' -
Scored: 45'


Jordan Adeyemo 88' -
Scored: 88'


Scored: 82'
- Nahum Melvin-Lambert 82'

Live Updates for Drogheda United -v- St. Patrick's Athletic

Updates by Macdara Ferris

90' + 4'

FULL TIME!

The game has ended between Drogheda United and St. Patrick's Athletic.

90'

At least another four minutes after the 90 here in Head in the Game Park.

88'

GOAL!

Jordan Adeyemo (Drogheda United) scores.

85'

Yellow Card

Chris Lyons (Drogheda United) is booked.

85'

Yellow Card

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

84'

Corner Kick

Ben McCormack (St. Patrick's Athletic) takes a corner-kick low into box and Lee Desmond comes on to it but skies it over the bar.

82'

GOAL!

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

79'

Substitution

Nahum Melvin-Lambert (in) - Jamie Lennon (out) (St. Patrick's Athletic).

79'

Yellow Card

Tim Clancy (Drogheda United) is booked.

75'

Substitution

Jordan Adeyemo (in) - Darragh Markey (out) (Drogheda United).

75'

Pats putting pressure on Drogheda. United happy to sit deep - and look to break when chance arrives. Next goal will be critical.

73'

Corner Kick

Billy King (St. Patrick's Athletic) takes a corner-kick.

72'

Yellow Card

Daniel O'Reilly (Drogheda United) is booked for handling the ball on the ground. Forrester to line up a free and it clips Drogs wall on the way over. Set piece for the Athletic.

70'

Substitution

James Clarke (in) - Luke Heeney (out) (Drogheda United).

70'

Substitution

Ben McCormack (in) - Sam Bone (out) (St. Patrick's Athletic).

63'

Substitution

Ronan Murray (in) - Jake Hyland (out) (Drogheda United).

60'

Super save from David Odumusu to push away Billy King's well struck effort. He gets back up and claims the rebound.

58'

Jamie Lennon shoots and it takes a deflection to take the ball over the Drogs goal.

53'

Goalkick from David Odumosu which he puts staight out of play.

46'

Early chance for Pat's as Ronan Coughlan gets to the ball ahead of David Odumosu but he is quite wide and when he pulls back no danger for the Drogs.

46'

SECOND HALF

The second half between Drogheda United and St. Patrick's Athletic has started.

45' + 3'

HALF TIME

It is half-time between Drogheda United and St. Patrick's Athletic.

45' + 2'

Corner Kick

Chris Forrester (St. Patrick's Athletic) takes a corner-kick. Comes to Sam Bone and his shot is heading to the goal but Gary Deegan deflects over.

45'

GOAL!

Mark Doyle (Drogheda United) scores as he battles through a few challenges on the edge of the Pat's area and then unleashes a ripper right into the top corner. That is two great goals from the home side so far tonight.

44'

Corner Kick

Jake Hyland (Drogheda United) takes a corner-kick.

39'

Corner Kick

Alfie Lewis (St. Patrick's Athletic) takes a corner-kick after a Gary Deegan touch put it behind. Comes to Sam Bone and gets up to head but it was very weak.

36'

Chris Lyons goes down in the box under pressure from Sam Bone but Lyons was offside when James Brown sent the cross in.

35'

Some nice passing from Pat's gives Ronan Coughlan a striking option but way to wild.

34'

Conor Kane showing well for it on the left. 

31'

Chris Lyons holds the ball up in the corner on the left. Looks to maybe get a corner off Lee Desmond.

22'

22'

GOAL!

Dane Massey (Drogheda United) scores an absolute beaut bending the ball and up and over the Saints wall with his left foot. Right into the top corner. Super stuff from the former Dundalk man.

20'

Yellow Card

Jamie Lennon (St. Patrick's Athletic) is booked for taking down Chris Lyons as he turned and made towards goal. Free kick in a dangerous postiion.

19'

Yellow Card

Gary Deegan (Drogheda United) is booked for a foul on Alfie Lewis. Chris Forrester just picks out David Odumosu. A waste for the Saints.

16'

Gary Deegan comes through back of Ronan Coughlan and Pat's can put this into the Drogs box. 

15'

Billy King comes onto John Mountney's ball and puts a low cross in that Drogheda clear.

11'

Nice run by Ronan Coughlan who beats Dane Massey in the corner but he allows the ball over the end line.

9'

Good run from Conor Kane stopped by Chris Forrester. Ball goes in from Jake Hyland but Danny O'Reilly at the back post can't direct it on target.

7'

Yellow Card

John Mountney (St. Patrick's Athletic) is booked.

4'

Drogheda in their change strip this evening.

2'

Paul McLoughlin is the ref tonight.

1'

GAME ON!

The game between Drogheda United and St. Patrick's Athletic has kicked off.

0'

Its another perfect night for football, no wind , no rain and the Drogheda groundstaff have the pitch in great condition.

0'

Pats go with an unchanged starting eleven tonight while there is one change in Drogheda's line up, Luke Heeney starts up front instaed of Kilian Phillips, one of the goalscorers against Waterford last weekend.

0'

The home side had a facile 7-0 win over Waterfords's U-19 side down at the RSC last weekend  but it will be much tougher for them tonight as they face a St Patricks Athletic side who are smarting from a 2-1 loss to Shamrocks Rovers in Inchicore on Saturday night.

0'

Good evening and welcome to Head in The Game Park here in Drogheda for tonights Premier Division clash between Drogheda Utd and St Patricks Athletic.

Patrick O Connor is bringing the match report and Macdara Ferris here to bring you live updates on this evenings match.

Larry McQuillan is on photography duty.





Drogheda
DSept. 3, 2021
Drogheda 0 - 0 Sligo
WSept. 10, 2021
Drogheda 3 - 2 Bohs
LSept. 24, 2021
Waterford 1 - 0 Drogheda
LOct. 1, 2021
Drogheda 0 - 1 St. Pats
WOct. 15, 2021
Drogheda 2 - 0 Longford
David Odumosu 23
Goalkeeper
Daniel O'Reilly 5
Booked: 72'
Defender
Dane Massey 41
Scored: 22'
Defender
Conor Kane 3
Defender
James Brown 2
Defender
Darragh Markey 7
75'
75Subbed Off: Jordan Adeyemo 75'
Midfielder
© Jake Hyland 11
63'
63Subbed Off: Ronan Murray 63'
Midfielder
Gary Deegan 8
Booked: 19'
Midfielder
Chris Lyons 9
Booked: 85'
Forward
Luke Heeney 21
70'
70Subbed Off: James Clarke 70'
Forward
Mark Doyle 14
Scored: 45'
Forward

Substitutes
Killian Phillips 19
Midfield
Ryan O'Shea 25
Defender
Ronan Murray 17
63'
63Subbed On: Jake Hyland 63'
Forward
Colin McCabe 1
Goalkeeper
Hugh Douglas 6
Defender
Dinny Corcoran 10
Forward
James Clarke 22
70'
70Subbed On: Luke Heeney 70'
Midfield
Brandon Bermingham 16
Forward
Jordan Adeyemo 20
75'
75Subbed On: Darragh Markey 75'
Scored: 88'
Forward
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
1 Vitezslav Jaros
Goalkeeper
5 Lee Desmond
Defender
4 Sam Bone
Defender 70'
70Subbed Off: Ben McCormack 70'
3 Ian Bermingham ©
Defender
8 Chris Forrester
Midfielder
15 Billy King
Midfielder
6 Jamie Lennon
Midfielder
Booked: 20'
79'
79Subbed Off: Nahum Melvin-Lambert 79'
16 Alfie Lewis
Midfielder
2 John Mountney
Midfielder
Booked: 7'
10 Rónán Coughlan
Forward
12 Matty Smith
Forward
Booked: 85'

Substitutes
20 Shane Griffin
Defender
31 Kian Corbally
Midfield
7 Robbie Benson
Midfield
29 Paddy Barrett
Defender
25 Josh Keeley
Goalkeeper
18 Ben McCormack
Midfield 70'
70Subbed On: Sam Bone 70'
9 Nahum Melvin-Lambert
Forward 79'
79Subbed On: Jamie Lennon 79'
Scored: 82'
21 Barry Murphy
Goalkeeper
27 Daniel Norris
Midfield

MATCH INFO

Competition: 2021 League of Ireland Premier Division

Date: 7:45 p.m. May 14, 2021

Venue: United Park

Referee: Paul McLoughlin

Attendance: Unknown

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