1 - 1
FT

Rory Gaffney 56' -
Scored: 56'


Sean Hoare 83' -
Red: 83'


Peno Scored: 49'
- Will Patching 49'

Red: 90'
- Daniel Lafferty 90'

Live Updates for Shamrock Rovers -v- Derry City

Updates by Macdara Ferris

90' + 6'

FULL TIME!

The game has ended between Shamrock Rovers and Derry City.

90' + 5'

Corner Kick

Graham Burke (Shamrock Rovers) takes a corner-kick.

90'

Five minutes more at least.

90'

Second Yellow & Red Card

Daniel Lafferty (Derry City) receives a second yellow card and is sent off after  taking down Graham Burke as he looked to break.

89'

Ball comes out to Will Patching who lets fly but Lopes flys towards him to block.

88'

Substitution

Aidomo Emakhu (in) - Rory Gaffney (out) (Shamrock Rovers). 17 year old Emakhu making his debut for the Hoops.

85'

Will Patching take a free over the bar.

84'

Yellow Card

Nathan Gartside (Derry City) is booked for wasting time!

83'

Second Yellow & Red Card

Sean Hoare (Shamrock Rovers) receives a second yellow card and is sent off after another foul - this time on Ciaron Harkin as Derry looked to break.

82'

Corner Kick

Graham Burke (Shamrock Rovers) takes a corner-kick and Sean Hoare leaps up, gets a good contact but just just by the post.

81'

Yellow Card

Daniel Lafferty (Derry City) is booked.

79'

Finn finds Burke who hits a shot that Nathan Gartside gets down well to save and hold on to as the rain returns.

77'

Substitution

Marc Walsh (in) - James Akintunde (out) (Derry City).

76'

Ronan Finn with a powerful run into the box and it bounces to Dean Williams but Nathan Gartside slides out to claim.

72'

Substitution

Darren Cole (in) - Joe Thomson (out) (Derry City).

71'

Darren Cole will come on for Derry.

71'

Substitution

Dean Williams (in) - Daniel Mandroiu (out) (Shamrock Rovers).

65'

Danny Lafferty takes down Sean Gannon. Free kick moves through Gannon, Mandroiu and Gary O'Neill on edge of area but he puts it wide.

65'

Substitution

William Fitzgerald (in) - David Parkhouse (out) (Derry City).

56'

ASSIST!

Liam Scales (Shamrock Rovers) provides the assist.

56'

GOAL!

Rory Gaffney (Shamrock Rovers) scores. Controversy as the Hoops took the throw well advanced of where the ball went out. Alan Mannus threw it out quick to Liam Scales after a long run from Eoin Toal. Scales exploited the space and the ball went out off Joe Thomson. Scales ran on to take one of the spare balls and throw to Gaffney who held off Cameron McJannet and sloted it home with his right boot.

54'

Graham Burke dances across front of the Derry box but the defence is out quickly. He feeds Liam Scales who hits a poor cross from the left.

51'

Liam Scales wayward with a header at the back post. Great opportunity for Rovers to get straight back into the game. 

49'

ASSIST!

James Akintunde (Derry City) provides the assist.

49'

PENALTY SCORED!

Will Patching (Derry City) scores from the penalty spot puts it low to the right with Alan Mannus stepping the other way.

48'

Yellow Card

Sean Hoare (Shamrock Rovers) is booked.

47'

Sean Hoare pulls down James Akintunde as he ran onto a super pass by Danny Lafferty off a Gartside kick out...PENALTY.

46'

No changes for either team.

46'

SECOND HALF

The second half between Shamrock Rovers and Derry City has started.

46'

SECOND HALF

The second half between Shamrock Rovers and Derry City has started.

45' + 1'

HALF TIME

It is half-time between Shamrock Rovers and Derry City.

45'

One extra minute.

43'

Danny Mandroiu put it in the Derry box from wide left but Nathan Gartside steps off his line to block and pick up on the bounce.

41'

Rory Gaffney should have scored there but his shot was pushed out by Nathan Gartside after a great Rovers move with the ball going through Danny Mandroiu, Sean Gannon and Ronan Finn.

39'

Error by Lee Grace allows David Parkhouse race goalwards with Pico Lopes in attendnace. He cuts in but hits his powerful shot over the crossbar. Alan Mannus yet to be tested today.

34'

Danny Lafferty just gets the ball after Sean Gannon's slide wasn't close enough. He whips it backpost to David Parkhouse who is battling with Lee Grace. Neither can get a touch on the ball.

32'

Rory Gaffney shoots from edge of area but Ciaran Coll blocks.

32'

Corner Kick

Daniel Mandroiu (Shamrock Rovers) takes a corner-kick after Graham Burke's shot off a one-two with Gaffney is pushed behind by Gartside.

32'

Pico Lopes plays it in to Graham Burke with back to goal and Eoin Toal bundles him over. 

28'

Corner Kick

Daniel Mandroiu (Shamrock Rovers) with Watts off takes a corner-kick. He puts it in on Nathan Gartside who punches clear well under pressure.

28'

Graham Burke feeds Danny Mandroiu who cuts inside and shoots. Deflection.

26'

Watts has been really influencial this season so will be missed by Rovers.

25'

Will Patching puts it over the wall and over the bar by a fair bit.

24'

Ronan Finn doesn't foul Ciaron Harkin in the Derry half when he wants a free. Graham Kelly allows the play to develop but then Finn fouls and Derry have a shooting chance.

24'

Gannon has gone right wing back with Ronan Finn moving central.

23'

Substitution

Sean Gannon (in) - Dylan Watts (out) (Shamrock Rovers).

22'

Sean Gannon will come on.

20'

Dylan Watts goes down with nobody around him. He kicks ball out and Tony McCarthy comes on to look at the issue.

18'

Graham Burke finds some space on left of area and shoots. Nathan Gartside saw it all the way and held on to it cleanly.

12'

Corner Kick

Dylan Watts (Shamrock Rovers) takes a corner-kick after Cameron McJannet steps across to stop Dylan Watts' ball reaching Graham Burke in the box. Derry break but make a mess of it.

11'

Patching plays it in back post to Danny Lafferty but his header is cleared by the Hoops. 

11'

Combination of Dylan Watts and Gary O'Neill take down Will Patching. Derry can pump this into the box now.

8'

Pico Lopes is central at back with Lee Grace on left and Sean Hoare on the right. Rory Gaffney is central up top with Graham Burke beside him and Danny Mandroiu a little bit withdrawn.

7'

3-5-2 for Derry with Rovers 3-4-3

6'

Derry City holding onto the ball there over the last few minutes.

3'

Burke takes it with power but too much height taking it over the wall and the crossbar.

2'

Ciaran Coll through back of Graham Burke. Shooting chance from a free pretty central now for Rovers.

1'

A few splashes on the pitch as the ball runs across after the heavy rain which thankfully has stopped.

1'

GAME ON!

The game between Shamrock Rovers and Derry City has kicked off.

0'

Graham Kelly is in charge in the middle today. Eoin Harte and Michelle O'Neill running the line.

0'

Rain has stopped just...

 

0'

Average age of 20.4 on the bench for Shamrock Rovers. Five teenagers - Aidomo Emakhu (17), Conan Noonan (18), Cole Omorehiomwan (18), Adam Wells (18), Max Murphy (19) along with Darragh Nugent (20) and Dean Williams (21). The auld lads are Leon Pohls (24) and Sean Gannon (29)

0'

0'

Two changes for Ruaidhri Higgins' side from their late 1-1 draw against Longford Town. Joe Thomson and former Hoops Danny Lafferty come into the team. 

0'

One change for Shamrock Rovers from their win over St. Pat's. Joey O'Brien started that came but came off early in the second half to be replaced by Pico Lopes and that is the one switch in Stephen Bradley's starting XI. 

0'

0'

Here is my match preview for today's game: 

 

https://twitter.com/ExtratimeNews/status/1393244854809882638

0'

Good afternoon from Tallaght Stadium. We have a 6pm kick off here between Shamrock Rovers and Derrry City. I'm Macdara Ferris and I'll be bringing you match updates and a report on the whistle at full time. 





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
Alan Mannus 1
Goalkeeper
Roberto Lopes 4
Defender
Sean Hoare 3
Booked: 48'
Booked: 83'
Sent Off: 83'
Defender
Lee Grace 5
Defender
Dylan Watts 7
23'
23Subbed Off: Sean Gannon 23'
Midfielder
Liam Scales 15
Midfielder
Gary O'Neill 16
Midfielder
© Ronan Finn 8
Midfielder
Daniel Mandroiu 14
71'
71Subbed Off: Dean Williams 71'
Forward
Rory Gaffney 20
Scored: 56'
88'
88Subbed Off: Aidomo Emakhu 88'
Forward
Graham Burke 10
Forward

Substitutes
Leon Pohls 25
Goalkeeper
Cole Omorehiomwan
Defender
Darragh Nugent 22
Midfield
Conan Noonan
Forward
Max Murphy 24
Midfield
Sean Gannon 2
23'
23Subbed On: Dylan Watts 23'
Defender
Aidomo Emakhu
88'
88Subbed On: Rory Gaffney 88'
Midfield
Adam Wells 21
Defender
Dean Williams 19
71'
71Subbed On: Daniel Mandroiu 71'
Forward
Derry City
WAug. 21, 2021
Sligo 1 - 2 Derry
LAug. 27, 2021
Harps 1 - 0 Derry
DSept. 10, 2021
Derry 2 - 2 Harps
DSept. 20, 2021
Bohs 3 - 3 Derry
WSept. 24, 2021
Derry 3 - 0 Longford
13 Nathan Gartside
Goalkeeper
Booked: 84'
3 Ciaran Coll
Defender
15 Ronan Boyce
Defender
21 Cameron McJannet
Defender
6 Eoin Toal ©
Defender
24 Daniel Lafferty
Midfielder
Booked: 81'
Booked: 90'
Sent Off: 90'
33 Aaron Harkin
Midfielder
10 Will Patching
Midfielder
Peno Scored: 49'
8 Joe Thomson
Midfielder 72'
72Subbed Off: Darren Cole 72'
11 James Akintunde
Forward 77'
77Subbed Off: Marc Walsh 77'
9 David Parkhouse
Forward 65'
65Subbed Off: William Fitzgerald 65'

Substitutes
30 Jack Lemoignan
Goalkeeper
7 William Fitzgerald
Forward 65'
65Subbed On: David Parkhouse 65'
31 Patrick Ferry
Forward
20 Darren Cole
Defender 72'
72Subbed On: Joe Thomson 72'
36 Brendan Barr
Defender
23 Danny Lupano
Defender
24 Mark McChrystal
Defender
32 Caolan McLaughlin
Midfield
19 Marc Walsh
Midfield 77'
77Subbed On: James Akintunde 77'

MATCH INFO

Competition: 2021 League of Ireland Premier Division

Date: 6 p.m. May 15, 2021

Venue: Tallaght Stadium

Referee: Graham Kelly

Attendance: Unknown

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