3 - 0
FT

Sean Hoare 39' -
Scored: 39'


Daniel Mandroiu 45' + 1' -
Scored: 45'


Graham Burke 84' -
Scored: 84'


Live Updates for Shamrock Rovers -v- UCD

Updates by Jack Keegan

90' + 3'

FULL TIME!

The game has ended between Shamrock Rovers and UCD.

90'

Fourth official has indictaed 3 added minutes

87'

Rovers ultras bringing the noise still. Themselves and Stephen Bradley seem to be quite happy with the result!

84'

GOAL!

Graham Burke (Shamrock Rovers) scores.

83'

UCD centre back Sam Todd passes the ball staright to Graham Burke and Burke slots it past Healy. Cool as ya like!

82'

Substitution

Adam Lennon  - Colm Whelan  (UCD).

80'

Rovers play on the break and Emakhu's first touch is a shot but it doesn't trouble Healy all too much.

79'

All the subs are coming on. Both sides not really looking to cause any trouble for each other. Bit of a chess match in the centre of the park at the moment,

76'

Substitution

Mark Dignam  - Dylan Duffy  (UCD).

75'

Substitution

Dylan Duffy  - Mark Dignam  (UCD).

75'

Substitution

Lennon Gill  - Evan Caffrey  (UCD).

73'

Substitution

Graham Burke  - Jack Byrne  (Shamrock Rovers).

73'

Substitution

Aidomo Emakhu  - Rory Gaffney  (Shamrock Rovers).

73'

Tonight's attendance at Tallaght is 5,200!

68'

Substitution

Aaron Greene  - Daniel Mandroiu  (Shamrock Rovers).

67'

Substitution

Richie Towell  - Dylan Watts  (Shamrock Rovers).

65'

UCD cenrtre half Sam Todd slips and loses control of the ball but Rovers cannot bury it. Seems a matter of sooner rather than later for when Shamrock Rovers will score.

63'

Yoro gives the ball away sloppily to Mandriou right in the UCD final third. Mandriou hits the post with the help of a defelction. UCD looking extremely rickety.

58'

Another pentaly shout! This time for UCD. Kerrigan bombs down the right hand side of the pitch and is brought down in the Rovers box. The ref waves it off. Kerrigan looked to make the most of any contact and didn't make much of a protest towards the referee.

53'

Big chance missed here. Gaffney bursts past Yoro, but Rovers can't finish it off! A golden oppurtuinity missed.

50'

Penalty Shout! Cotter brought down in the UCD box but the referee waves it away! Cotter is furious.

49'

We are up and running here at Tallaght Stadium! Both sides just settling themselves and getting ready to roll again!

46'

Substitution

Harry McEvoy  - Michael Gallagher  (UCD).

46'

Substitution

Daniel Norris  - Evan Osam  (UCD).

46'

Substitution

Evan Osam  - Daniel Norris  (UCD).

46'

SECOND HALF

The second half between Shamrock Rovers and UCD has started.

45' + 2'

HALF TIME

It is half-time between Shamrock Rovers and UCD.

45' + 2'

Half time here at Tallaght. Took a while but Rovers have asserted their dominace over The Students

45' + 1'

ASSIST!

Jack Byrne (Shamrock Rovers) provides the assist.

45' + 1'

GOAL!

Daniel Mandroiu (Shamrock Rovers) scores.

45'

44'

Substitution

Michael Gallagher  - Harry McEvoy  (UCD).

44'

With regards to Farrugia, it is a suspected torn hamstring for the player. Very unfortuante for the player.

39'

Goal by Sean Hoare. All credit to Jack Byrne who delivered an exquisite cross which the Rovers defender rose high for and guided it past Healy. First blood to Rovers!

39'

ASSIST!

Jack Byrne (Shamrock Rovers) provides the assist.

39'

GOAL!

Sean Hoare (Shamrock Rovers) scores.

36'

Substitution

Barry Cotter  - Neil Farrugia  (Shamrock Rovers).

36'

Farrugia has gone down. He made a look at Bradley as if to say I am done for the night. Doesn't look good for the former UCD man.

33'

Bit of hesitancy at the back for UCD which leads to the ball falling to Mandriou but the shot is tame and doesn't test Healy at all.

30'

We've reached the half hour mark here in this match. Some good chances but neither side clincal enough to break the deadlock

26'

Rovers ultras brigning some great atmosphere to the match. UCD fans have aslo been making a bit of noise to be fair to them!

22'

Both sides seem to be targeting each others wings to produce a goal. Some great chances so far!

15'

Good chance for UCD! The Students are bringing some bit to this fixture! Kerrigan bursts down the wing and forces a good save from Mannus.

12'

Great chance for Rovers! Ball played quickly into the box with Farrugia just snatching at it and blasting it into the side netting.

11'

Corner Kick

Jack Byrne (Shamrock Rovers) takes a corner-kick.

10'

Both teams just feeling each other out with Rovers looking the much more offensive with the ball at their feet

8'

Free Kick

Foul by Sam Todd. This leaves Rovers in a nice position of the field

5'

The ball has been whipping around in this match so far. Rovers looking to domiate possesion from the off.

2'

From the go UCD seem wellsnd truly up for this. The Students have started with an strong press in the Rovers final third.

1'

GAME ON!

The game between Shamrock Rovers and UCD has kicked off.

The game between Shamrock Rovers and UCD AFC has kicked off.

0'

The teams are out of the dressing room. Kick off is fast approaching here in Tallaght.

0'

Both side have gone back into the dressing room. 12 minutes till kick off!

0'

Despite it currently snowing at Tallaght Stadium and with the temperature reading 2 degrees celsius, there is a fantastic atmosphere currently building here in D24. The League of Ireland is well and truly back folks!

0'

Andy Myler’s side have truly been given a baptism of fire at the beginning of their 2022 campaign with an away match at Tallaght Stadium. This marks their return to the Premier Division after being relegated in the 2019 season.

0'

Stephen Bradley has made one change to his sides Presidents Cup win over St. Patricks Athletic with Roberto Lopes coming into the starting eleven. The centre-half makes his return to the starting side after an immensely impressive campaign with Cape Verde at AFCON

0'

Good evening all and welcome to Extratime.com's live updates of the First Division game between Shamrock Rovers and UCD AFC. Jack Keegan here and I'm in Tallaght Satadium to give you all live updates on the opening night of 2022 season the with report to follow on the website later tonight. Kick-off is in 30 minutes.





Shamrock R
WMay 27, 2022
Shamrock R 2 - 0 Shels
LJune 17, 2022
Dundalk 1 - 0 Shamrock R
WJune 24, 2022
Shamrock R 1 - 0 Bohs
WJune 27, 2022
St. Pats 1 - 2 Shamrock R
WJuly 1, 2022
Harps 0 - 1 Shamrock R
Alan Mannus 1
Goalkeeper
Lee Grace 5
Defender
Sean Hoare 3
Scored: 39'
Defender
© Pico 4
Defender
Andy Lyons 22
Defender
Jack Byrne 29
73'
73Subbed Off: Graham Burke 73'
Midfielder
Neil Farrugia 23
36'
36Subbed Off: Barry Cotter 36'
Midfielder
Daniel Mandroiu 14
Scored: 45'
68'
68Subbed Off: Aaron Greene 68'
Midfielder
Gary O'Neill 16
Midfielder
Dylan Watts 7
67'
67Subbed Off: Richie Towell 67'
Midfielder
Rory Gaffney 20
73'
73Subbed Off: Aidomo Emakhu 73'
Forward

Substitutes
Graham Burke 10
73'
73Subbed On: Jack Byrne 73'
Scored: 84'
Forward
Barry Cotter 6
36'
36Subbed On: Neil Farrugia 36'
Midfield
Aidomo Emakhu 38
73'
73Subbed On: Rory Gaffney 73'
Forward
Ronan Finn 8
Midfield
Sean Gannon 2
Defender
Aaron Greene 9
68'
68Subbed On: Daniel Mandroiu 68'
Forward
Chris McCann 26
Midfield
Leon Pohls 25
Goalkeeper
Richie Towell 17
67'
67Subbed On: Dylan Watts 67'
Midfield
UCD
LMay 23, 2022
Shels 2 - 0 UCD
DMay 27, 2022
UCD 1 - 1 Sligo
LJune 17, 2022
St. Pats 2 - 1 UCD
LJune 24, 2022
UCD 0 - 1 Derry
LJuly 1, 2022
Dundalk 3 - 0 UCD
1 Lorcan Healy
Goalkeeper
22 Sam Todd
Defender
3 Evan Osam
Defender 46'
46Subbed Off: Daniel Norris 46'
2 Michael Gallagher
Defender 46'
46Subbed Off: Harry McEvoy 46'
29 Eric Yoro
Defender
7 Liam Kerrigan
Midfielder
6 Jack Keaney ©
Midfielder
11 Dylan Duffy
Midfielder 76'
76Subbed Off: Mark Dignam 76'
9 Evan Caffrey
Midfielder 75'
75Subbed Off: Lennon Gill 75'
21 Sean Brennan
Midfielder
10 Colm Whelan
Forward 82'
82Subbed Off: Adam Lennon 82'

Substitutes
Matthew Scott
Defender
25 Daniel Norris
Midfield 46'
46Subbed On: Evan Osam 46'
16 Kian Moore
Goalkeeper
4 Harry McEvoy
Defender 46'
46Subbed On: Michael Gallagher 46'
12 Adam Lennon
Midfield 82'
82Subbed On: Colm Whelan 82'
19 Lennon Gill
Forward 75'
75Subbed On: Evan Caffrey 75'
15 Alex Dunne
Defender
8 Mark Dignam
Midfield 76'
76Subbed On: Dylan Duffy 76'
5 Luke Boore
Defender

MATCH INFO

Competition: 2022 League of Ireland Premier Division

Date: 8 p.m. Feb. 18, 2022

Venue: Tallaght Stadium

Referee: John McLoughlin

Attendance: 5,173

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