2 - 2
FT

Ronan Boyce 27' -
Scored: 27'


Joe Thomson 69' -
Scored: 69'


Scored: 22'
- Lee Desmond 22'

Scored: 84'
- Billy King 84'

Live Updates for Derry City -v- St. Patrick's Athletic

Updates by Josh Dolan

90' + 5'

FULL TIME!

The game has ended between Derry City and St. Patrick's Athletic. Pat's took the lead through Lee Desmond after 22 minutes. Ronan Boyce bundled the ball home to equalise five minutes later. Joe Thompson fired home exquisitely to put Derry in front with 21 minutes to before a Billy KIng header six minutes from time gave Pat's a share of the spoils. Thank you for following tonight's action with us. Stay safe and see you next time.

90' + 4'

Mountney fires Benson's corner over from six yards after Ian Bermingham's effort was deflected wide. Mountney should have done better.

90' + 3'

Patching's corner is cleared by Pat's who move up the pitch.

90' + 1'

Four minutes added

90'

Substitution

William Fitzgerald (in) - Joe Thomson (out) (Derry City).

89'

Akintunde does well to get into the box before pulling his shot just wide from close range.

88'

McJannet stops Melvin Lambert from going one on one with Gartside after using his strength to make sure the Saints striker didn't get to the ball.

88'

Yellow Card

Joe Thomson (Derry City) is booked.

85'

Yellow Card

Ciaron Harkin (Derry City) is booked.

84'

ASSIST!

Ben McCormack (St. Patrick's Athletic) provides the assist.

84'

GOAL!

Billy King (St. Patrick's Athletic) scores. King finds himeslf unmarked at the far post before heading McCormack's cross past Gartside to equalise.

83'

Another Pat's long ball up towards Melvin Lambert, but the ball trickles over the end line to safety.

81'

Substitution

Darren Cole (in) - David Parkhouse (out) (Derry City).

79'

Substitution

Ben McCormack (in) - Paddy Barrett (out) (St. Patrick's Athletic).

78'

A long ball forward sees Gartside beat Melvin Lambert to the ball.

77'

Coughlan shoots well wide from 30 yards.

75'

Substitution

Jack Malone (in) - Daniel Lafferty (out) (Derry City).

74'

Forrester's low shot falls to Melvin Lambert but his effort is blocked and Derry can clear.

72'

Benson's cross is sliced behind by Toal for a corner.

70'

Substitution

Nahum Melvin-Lambert (in) - Alfie Lewis (out) (St. Patrick's Athletic).

69'

GOAL!

Joe Thomson (Derry City) scores. Thompson fires past Jaros from the edge of the box after getting onto the end of a loose ball following Patching's free kick from 40 yards.

63'

Coughlan is played through by Forrester, but he fires wide from seven yards.

61'

Patching plays a long pass, but Jaros comes out to smoother the ball.

58'

Harkin's long ball finds Parkhouse who twists and turns to make space for himself before firing well over the cross-bar from the edge of the box.

56'

Patching's effort from distance goes comfortably wide of Jaros' goal.

55'

Pat's have the ball in the net, as Mountney converts Forrester's high through ball. However, the former Dundalk man was clearly off-side and the assitant referee's flag went up accordingly.

53'

Mountney trys to play in King but his through ball goes out for a goal kick to Derry.

52'

Nothing substantial to report from the last few minutes of action.

47'

Forrester presses high up the pitch to win the ball back for Pat's before unleashing a powerful shot from 25 yards which went five yards over the Derry goal.

46'

SECOND HALF

The second half between Derry City and St. Patrick's Athletic has started.

45' + 4'

HALF TIME

It is half-time between Derry City and St. Patrick's Athletic.

45' + 2'

Four minutes of added time.

45' + 1'

Akintunde twists and turns before having a shot that's deflected behind.

45'

Bone's cross from deep is headed away by Toal. Toal has been extremely reliable in the air for Derry tonight.

38'

Patching's close range free kick is fumbled wide by Jaros for a corner. The resulting set piece is dealt with by the Saints keeper.

35'

Lafferty's cross is flicked away by Desmond with Parkhouse lurking dangerously behind the Saints defender.

34'

Substitution

Ian Bermingham (in) - Shane Griffin (out) (St. Patrick's Athletic).

30'

A cross from the right is headed just wide at the far post by Griffin. The Saints defender seems to have hurt himself in a collision with Boyce who was also challenging for the ball.

29'

McJannet meets Patching's corner, but it's blocked and cleared by Pat's.

27'

GOAL!

Ronan Boyce (Derry City) scores. The original corner is headed goalwards by Toal and Forrester clears it off the line for a corner. The subsequent corner wasn't dealt with by Pat's and the ball is scrambled in with Boyce claiming it.

25'

Patching is down receiving treatment. The midfielder seems to be winded.

22'

GOAL!

Lee Desmond (St. Patrick's Athletic) scores. Mountney's corner is initially punched away but Desmond gets up to head the loose ball into Gartside's top corner to give Pat's the lead.

22'

Toal blocks Benson's cross for a corner.

19'

Lewis plays a long ball from deep towards Forrester but Gartise rushes out to claim.

16'

Desmond is forced to head a couple of dangerous Derry crosses clear. We're still waiting for our first real chance.

15'

Toal clears the resulting set piece. This time it goes out for a throw in at the halfway line.

14'

Toal heads Benson's corner behind.

13'

Derry get back to deny Billy King a shot at goal after a good ball in by Mountney.

11'

Benson latches onto a loose ball and plays in Coughlan, but his effort from 15 yards is well blocked by Toal.

9'

Lively start by both sides. Neither team giving the other too much time on the ball.

5'

Benson plays Mountney down the line on the overlap, Mountney then puts in a dangerous cross but Boyce clears.

3'

City win another corner. Patching takes and it's eventually cleared by Lewis.

2'

Derry win a corner after good work from Parkhouse.

1'

GAME ON!

The game between Derry City and St. Patrick's Athletic has kicked off.

0'

We're 15 minutes away from kick-off. If you want to interact with me or our team in general you get us at @joshdolan96 and @ExtratimeNews.

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Both sides come into this one on the back of wins. St Pat's beat Bohemians at Richmond Park on Frriday night while Derry left the RSC with three points after a 1-0 win against Waterford.

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With just over 30 minutes to go to kick-off why not take a look at Andrew Dempsey's preview of tonight's game?

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A warm welcome to you on this Monday evening where we're set to bring you through the Premier Division contest between Derry City and St Patrick's Athletic. Josh Dolan here and I'll be doing my best to bring you through the action from the Ryan McBride Brandywell Stadium. Tonight's starting teams should now be on either side of your screens.





Derry City
LJune 25, 2021
Dundalk 2 - 1 Derry
WJuly 2, 2021
Derry 2 - 0 Waterford
LJuly 9, 2021
St. Pats 1 - 0 Derry
LJuly 16, 2021
Derry 2 - 4 Shamrock R
DJuly 24, 2021
Drogheda 1 - 1 Derry
Nathan Gartside 13
Goalkeeper
Cameron McJannet 21
Defender
Daniel Lafferty 24
75'
75Subbed Off: Jack Malone 75'
Defender
Ciaran Coll 3
Defender
© Eoin Toal 6
Defender
Joe Thomson 8
Scored: 69'
Booked: 88'
90'
90Subbed Off: William Fitzgerald 90'
Midfielder
Ciaron Harkin 4
Booked: 85'
Midfielder
Ronan Boyce 15
Scored: 27'
Midfielder
Will Patching 10
Forward
David Parkhouse 9
81'
81Subbed Off: Darren Cole 81'
Forward
James Akintunde 11
Forward

Substitutes
Caolan McLaughlin 32
Midfield
Jack Malone 29
75'
75Subbed On: Daniel Lafferty 75'
Midfield
Danny Lupano 23
Defender
Jack Lemoignan 30
Goalkeeper
Michael Glynn 35
Unknown
William Fitzgerald 7
90'
90Subbed On: Joe Thomson 90'
Forward
Patrick Ferry 31
Forward
Darren Cole 20
81'
81Subbed On: David Parkhouse 81'
Defender
Brendan Barr 36
Defender
St. Pats
DJune 25, 2021
Waterford 1 - 1 St. Pats
LJuly 2, 2021
Bohs 3 - 2 St. Pats
WJuly 9, 2021
St. Pats 1 - 0 Derry
WJuly 16, 2021
St. Pats 2 - 0 Drogheda
WJuly 23, 2021
St. Pats 6 - 0 Bray
1 Vitezslav Jaros
Goalkeeper
20 Shane Griffin
Defender 34'
34Subbed Off: Ian Bermingham 34'
5 Lee Desmond
Defender
Scored: 22'
4 Sam Bone
Defender
29 Paddy Barrett
Defender 79'
79Subbed Off: Ben McCormack 79'
2 John Mountney
Midfielder
16 Alfie Lewis
Midfielder 70'
70Subbed Off: Nahum Melvin-Lambert 70'
15 Billy King
Midfielder
Scored: 84'
8 Chris Forrester
Midfielder
7 Robbie Benson ©
Midfielder
10 Rónán Coughlan
Forward

Substitutes
27 Daniel Norris
Midfield
21 Barry Murphy
Goalkeeper
9 Nahum Melvin-Lambert
Forward 70'
70Subbed On: Alfie Lewis 70'
18 Ben McCormack
Midfield 79'
79Subbed On: Paddy Barrett 79'
25 Josh Keeley
Goalkeeper
31 Kian Corbally
Midfield
3 Ian Bermingham
Defender 34'
34Subbed On: Shane Griffin 34'

MATCH INFO

Competition: 2021 League of Ireland Premier Division

Date: 5:45 p.m. May 24, 2021

Venue: The Brandywell

Referee: Robert Harvey

Attendance: Unknown

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