2 - 4
FT

Ronan Boyce 20' -
Scored: 20'


Junior 31' -
Peno Scored: 31'


Scored: 41'
- Graham Burke 41'

Scored: 55'
- Ronan Finn 55'

Scored: 62'
- Rory Gaffney 62'

Scored: 74'
- Richie Towell 74'

Live Updates for Derry City -v- Shamrock Rovers

90' + 4'

FULL TIME!

The game has ended between Derry City and Shamrock Rovers.

90' + 2'

Substitution

Dylan Duffy  - Graham Burke  (Shamrock Rovers). Another debutant for the Hoops.

90'

Four minutes of injury time at the end of this game.

88'

Looks like Junior is in but as the ball bounces Liam Scales perfectly times his tackle to push the ball away.

87'

Substitution

Dean McMenamy  - Aaron Greene  (Shamrock Rovers). That is 19-year-old McMenamy's first team debut. 

87'

Substitution

Max Murphy  - Ronan Finn  (Shamrock Rovers).

84'

Burke took it low around the box and Nathan Gartside got lucky that a Rovers player couldn't slam the rebound home.

83'

Darren Cole takes down Dylan Watts and Graham Burke wide of the penalty area will play the free into the box.

74'

ASSIST!

Graham Burke (Shamrock Rovers) provides the assist.

74'

GOAL!

Richie Towell (Shamrock Rovers) scores as he is able to race through one-on-one with Nathan Gartside and he slots it home what a comeback form the Hoops.

74'

Rovers looking for a foul on Dylan Watts but nothing given and Derry break. Junior gets a sight of the goal but he is wasteful with his effort.

72'

Rovers dominating the play now. Derry looked shelshocked having lost their two goal lead.

62'

Substitution

Jamie McGonigle  - William Fitzgerald  (Derry City).

62'

ASSIST!

Graham Burke (Shamrock Rovers) provides the assist.

62'

Substitution

Darren Cole  - Jack Malone  (Derry City).

62'

GOAL!

Rory Gaffney (Shamrock Rovers) scores.

60'

Yellow Card

Ciaron Harkin (Derry City) is booked.

59'

Corner Kick

Dylan Watts (Shamrock Rovers) takes a corner-kick and Rory Gaffney squares to Liam Scales and Nathan Gartside bravely dives on the ball in front of Scales.

59'

Nathan Gartside makes a right mess as the ball bounces off back back pass. Corner.

55'

ASSIST!

Liam Scales (Shamrock Rovers) provides the assist.

55'

GOAL!

Ronan Finn (Shamrock Rovers) scores. He is able to tap home the ball inside the six yard box after a brilliant run by Liam Scales down the left was squared into the Hoops skipper.

50'

Jack Malone picks up Junior's pull back but he drags his shot wide of the Rovers goal.

46'

Substitution

Rory Gaffney  - Daniel Mandroiu  (Shamrock Rovers).

46'

Substitution

Richie Towell  - Lee Grace  (Shamrock Rovers).

46'

SECOND HALF

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

45' + 1'

HALF TIME

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

45'

One additional minute at the very least in the first half.

43'

Super save from Nathan Gartside pushing away Dylan Watts' low drive.

41'

GOAL!

Graham Burke (Shamrock Rovers) scores with a well struck left foot shot from just outside the area.

38'

Dylan Watts has time to shoot but he doesn't set himself up well and he puts it well wide.

34'

Ciaron Harkin pulls down Danny Mandroiu and the Hoops can put into the Candystripes' box.

31'

PENALTY SCORED!

Junior Ogedi-Uzokwe (Derry City) scores from the penalty spot.

30'

Yellow Card

Roberto Lopes (Shamrock Rovers) is booked.

30'

Corner Kick

Jack Malone (Derry City) takes a corner-kick and Rob Hennessy points to the spot. PENALTY for Derry City.

30'

Will Fitgerald heads on to Junior who shoots and it needed Alan Mannus to save pushing behind for a corner.

27'

Liam Scales cross deep into the Derry box comes to Aaron Greene but he can't quite get high enough to direct his header on target.

24'

Graham Burke runs onto a long ball into the right corner near the flag. The Hoops move it back inside and Burke gets on it again and he tries a left foot effort but it is easy for Nathan Gartside to catch.

20'

ASSIST!

William Fitzgerald (Derry City) provides the assist.

20'

GOAL!

Ronan Boyce (Derry City) scores after he slots home Will Fitzgerald's centre across the box from the left and Pico Lopes' attempted clearance was blocked down by Derry.

18'

Jack Malone fouls Danny Mandroiu and he looks to take free quick but he puts it behind the Derry end line.

15'

Looks like Rob Hennessy has forgotten his spray as Graham Burke lining behing the wall was ten yards from the ball. James Akintunde's effort is awful.

13'

Gary O'Neill goes through the back of Junior and great chance for Derry with a central free just outside the D.

11'

Nice run from Danny Mandroiu which ends with a shot that forces Nathan Gartside with a save that he gathers at second attempt.

1'

Ronan Finn is late change as Sean Gannon drops out of Rovers starting XI with Finn coming in to skipper the team.

1'

GAME ON!

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

0'

Rob Hennessy the main match official tonight. 

0'

Teenage kicks out on the PA as the teams come out onto the pitch.

0'

Rovers have five players on their bench who haven't played a Premier Division game - Leon Pohls (25), Kevin Zefi (16), Adam Wells (18), Dean McMenamy (19) and Dylan Duffy (who at 18 is named on Rovers' bench for the very first time). 20 year old Max Murphy has played four times this season.

0'

One change for the home team from their 1-0 loss in Inchicore last week as Darren Cole drops to the bench with Will Fitzgerald coming in.

0'

Sean Kavanagh back in the starting XI for Rovers for first time since April. Five changes for Rovers from Champions League game on Tuesday as Joey O'Brien, Ronan Finn, Rory Gaffney and Graham Burke are on bench.

Sean Gannon, Sean Kavanagh, Aaron Greene and Dylan Watts come into the team.

Richie Towell not part of the match day squad. Chris McCann and Sean Hoare suspended. 

0'

It is a 7.45pm kick off in Derry this evening. 





Derry City
WAug. 15, 2021
Derry 1 - 0 Dundalk
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
Nathan Gartside 13
Goalkeeper
Cameron McJannet 21
Defender
Daniel Lafferty 24
Defender
Ciaran Coll 3
Defender
© Eoin Toal 6
Defender
Jack Malone 29
62'
62Subbed Off: Darren Cole 62'
Midfielder
Ciaron Harkin 4
Booked: 60'
Midfielder
Ronan Boyce 15
Scored: 20'
Midfielder
Junior
Peno Scored: 31'
Forward
William Fitzgerald 7
62'
62Subbed Off: Jamie McGonigle 62'
Forward
James Akintunde 11
Forward

Substitutes
Joe Thomson 8
Midfield
Caoimhin Porter 25
Midfield
David Parkhouse 9
Forward
Evan McLaughlin
Defender
Jamie McGonigle
62'
62Subbed On: William Fitzgerald 62'
Unknown
Jack Lemoignan 30
Goalkeeper
Patrick Ferry 31
Forward
Darren Cole 20
62'
62Subbed On: Jack Malone 62'
Defender
Brendan Barr 36
Defender
Shamrock R
LAug. 26, 2021
Shamrock R 0 - 1 Flora Tallinn
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
1 Alan Mannus
Goalkeeper
15 Liam Scales
Defender
4 Roberto Lopes
Defender
Booked: 30'
5 Lee Grace
Defender 46'
46Subbed Off: Richie Towell 46'
7 Dylan Watts
Midfielder
16 Gary O'Neill
Midfielder
11 Sean Kavanagh
Midfielder
8 Ronan Finn ©
Midfielder
Scored: 55'
87'
87Subbed Off: Max Murphy 87'
14 Daniel Mandroiu
Forward 46'
46Subbed Off: Rory Gaffney 46'
9 Aaron Greene
Forward 87'
87Subbed Off: Dean McMenamy 87'
10 Graham Burke
Forward
Scored: 41'
90'
90Subbed Off: Dylan Duffy 90'

Substitutes
21 Adam Wells
Defender
17 Richie Towell
Midfield 46'
46Subbed On: Lee Grace 46'
Scored: 74'
25 Leon Pohls
Goalkeeper
28 Joey O'Brien
Defender
24 Max Murphy
Midfield 87'
87Subbed On: Ronan Finn 87'
Dean McMenamy
Midfield 87'
87Subbed On: Aaron Greene 87'
2 Sean Gannon
Defender
20 Rory Gaffney
Forward 46'
46Subbed On: Daniel Mandroiu 46'
Scored: 62'
Dylan Duffy
Midfield 90'
90Subbed On: Graham Burke 90'
Kevin Zefi
Midfield

MATCH INFO

Competition: 2021 League of Ireland Premier Division

Date: 7:45 p.m. July 16, 2021

Venue: The Brandywell

Referee: Robert Hennessy

Attendance: Unknown

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