Shamrock Rovers have a free in their half. This is it for the game....
One final ball to be launched forward
Rovers in attack but can't get a final ball into the forwards
Four minutes added on
From the corner Liam Scales heads over now. A couple good chances there
OOOH Aaron Greene header deflected for a corner. That looked on target
Time is running out for Shamrock Rovers,
Corner comes in and Lopes is inches away with a second header on target. Keeper did great.
Corner to Shamrock Rovers
Free to Slovan outside the Rovers box. The ball comes in and it is whipped in with some pace and runs just wide, somehow missing everyone.
Slovan playing with a bit more pace now after scoring the goal.
Remember there is no away goals here
De Marco with a shot from the edge of the box and it is so narrowly wide.
Gary O'Neill is very lucky. He could easily have picked up a second yellow there.
Gaffney fed the ball to Towell and from outside of the box he just powers it into the goal.
WHAT A STRIKE!!
Finn with a shot and forces a save from the keeper.
Rovers holding possession but can't find a way in
Shamrock Rovers have 35 minutes to find another goal without conceding.
There will be three minutes added on
Cross into Rovers box and it finds the head of a Slovan attacker but his attempt is wide.
Mannus to Towell but the ball isn't great and Slovan get the ball and work a shot but its blocked and out for a corner.
No goal mouth action to report at all.
Free comes in and the ref deems thereis a foul and its a free out.
Free-kick to Rovers in a good position
Half an hour in and Rovers have so far halfed the deficit. An hour left to improve that
Ezekiel Henty (Slovan Bratislava) is booked. For protesting that the corner wasn't given
Shot from Slovan and it deflects off Joey O'Brien for a corner. no wait the ref doesn't give it
Slovan have been the more dominant for the last 5 minutes as Rovers get themselves calmed down after their goal.
Double save from Mannus. Wonderful stuff from the Rovers keeper and it eventually is put out for a corner.
The perfect start for the home side. The agg score is now 2-1 to Slovan. The Rovers fans are in good voice.
PENALTY for Shamrock Rovers!
Rovers manage to get a cross into the box but the attacking Hoops fail to do anything with it
Ezekiel Henty has a shot on goal but Alan Mannus saves.
Competition: 2021/2022 UEFA Champions League First Qualifying Round
Date: 8 p.m. July 13, 2021