Late corner here!
Athlone's unbeaten run continues. Frustration yet again for City.
Wixted is one on one with McNulty as they break on the corner. He puts it horribly wide though.
Four minutes to be added here. Can City have one last chance?
City corner but Walsh heads over. Clock ticks down
McGlade tries to make something happen but he is lacking in support and harassed by three Athlone players. They have something to hold on to now
Athlone players not happy with a late challenge by the returning Beattie. He clatters into his player to prevent a break-out
Hakkinen who has been excellent tonight is the guilty party as he is robbed which allows Athlone advance before a shot from outside the area is in the bottom corner
McGlade twists and turns before being brought down on the edge of the area. Hand is lucky to avoid another booking. It comes to nothing again though
McGlade plays a clever ball around the corner to the on-rushing Morrissey. Schlingermann is alive to the danger and collects it
Dylan Walsh squirms his way past a few players before it is blocked out as far as Gearoid Morrissey. His effort is saved and comes back out to Walsh again. His follow up is also saved
Referee signals to play advantage for another foul on McGlade. He then blows up when City are on the attack. Very strange. No booking for Wixted either
McGlade sees a chance blocked and Athlone clear it down field. McNulty is just able to intercept the ball before trouble arises
The final touch or pass is just off at the moment. Too many of the good approach play is being let down
A break in play as Cian Bargary is down receiving treatment
Athlone are now on the attack but it is blocked out.
City break and a chance presents itself at the back post. Schlingermann to the rescue though
Cross into the City area but the referee blows for a foul
Good move by Athlone but the final shot is skewed wide
For all the possession both sides have had, neither have really tested the respective keepers. Yet
Athlone win a free-kick just outside the area. It goes into the wall and out for a corner. That is eventually cleared
Long-range shot held by Schlingermann
Good move from City which sees the eventual shot go just wide
Athlone win a free-kick just in the City half. The deep effort is headed wide under pressure
Much of Cork's good work is coming through Steven Beattie. His shot is straight at the keeper though
City beginning to ramp up the pressure
It goes out for a corner after George Heaven's effort is deflected wide. That is eventually cleared
Free-kick in a dangerous position for City
Lofted cross into the Athlone area which causes Schlingermann to flap at it. They manage to get it clear though
Corner to the home-side but it is volleyed over by McGlade under pressure
City probing through midfield at the moment but finding it tough to create a clear opportunity so far
Early opportunity for Athlone but McNulty does well to save it with his legs
Competition: 2021 League of Ireland First Division
Date: 7:45 p.m. April 9, 2021