3 - 1
FT

Sean Gannon 21' -
Scored: 21'


Jack Byrne 41' -
Scored: 41'


Graham Burke 81' -
Scored: 81'


Scored: 64'
- Evan Weir 64'

Live Updates for Shamrock Rovers -v- Drogheda United

90' + 4'

FULL TIME!

The game has ended between Shamrock Rovers and Drogheda United.

90' + 3'

Aidomo Emakhu puts one over the bar as he stretched at the ball as Rovers broke.

90' + 2'

Yellow Card

Gary Deegan (Drogheda United) is booked for a nasty late foul on Ronan Finn as the Hoops were doing a bit of show boating in the corner.

90'

Four more minutes at a minimum.

89'

Yellow Card

Evan Weir (Drogheda United) is booked.

88'

Yellow Card

Graham Burke (Shamrock Rovers) is booked.

81'

ASSIST!

Ronan Finn (Shamrock Rovers) provides the assist.

81'

GOAL!

Graham Burke (Shamrock Rovers) scores as he ran from his own half onto Ronan Finn's clever ball - United had been completly caught upfield. McCabe should have come off his line quicker but Burke made no mistake.

79'

Substitution

Andy Lyons  - Sean Roughan  (Shamrock Rovers).

78'

Aidomo Emakhu's header is on target but Colin McCabe drops onto the ball.

78'

Corner Kick

Richie Towell (Shamrock Rovers) takes a corner-kick.

77'

Substitution

Richie Towell  - Dylan Watts  (Shamrock Rovers).

76'

Substitution

Rory Gaffney  - Aaron Greene  (Shamrock Rovers).

76'

Substitution

Aidomo Emakhu  - Daniel Mandroiu  (Shamrock Rovers).

76'

Substitution

Ronan Finn  - Sean Gannon  (Shamrock Rovers).

76'

Rovers making four changes now.

75'

Good save from Colin McCabe as Graham Burke shot on goal when he should really have squared to Danny Manddriou who was free.

72'

Dylan Watts launches one from deep for Danny Mandroiu to run onto. Andrew Quinn tussles with Mandroiu in the box and shout for a peno but Adriano Reale says no.

70'

Hoops have a free on edge of area wide right. Gary Deegan blocks the effort.

67'

Georgie Poynton can put another free into the Rovers box.

65'

Yellow Card

Mark Hughes (Drogheda United) is booked.

64'

GOAL!

Evan Weir (Drogheda United) scores after Alan Mannus pushed out a Georgie Poynton's cross. Wier did really well to re-arrange his feet to get the shot away.

63'

Georgie Poynton's cross requires Pico Lopes to leap high to a touch.

60'

Corner Kick

George Poynton (Drogheda United) takes a corner-kick.

59'

Substitution

Dean Williams  - Adam Foley  (Drogheda United).

59'

Substitution

Mark Hughes  - Dylan Grimes  (Drogheda United).

58'

Corner Kick

Dylan Watts (Shamrock Rovers) takes a corner-kick.

57'

Substitution

Graham Burke  - Jack Byrne  (Shamrock Rovers).

55'

Graham Burke about to come on for the Hoops.

55'

Corner Kick

Dylan Grimes (Drogheda United) takes a corner-kick.

53'

More Rovers pressure. Sean Gannon's cross comes to Danny Mandroiu but his header is blocked.

52'

Corner Kick

Jack Byrne (Shamrock Rovers) takes a corner-kick after an error by Sean Roughan.

49'

Colin McCabe with a good save to stop Sean Gannon's header off a Jack Byrne free kick from wide left.

46'

SECOND HALF

The second half between Shamrock Rovers and Drogheda United has started.

45' + 1'

HALF TIME

It is half-time between Shamrock Rovers and Drogheda United.

45' + 1'

Corner Kick

Jack Byrne (Shamrock Rovers) takes a corner-kick and Evan Weir clears the ball off the line.

45'

Corner Kick

Jack Byrne (Shamrock Rovers) takes a corner-kick. Made scramble and another corner from the right is required.

44'

Corner Kick

Jack Byrne (Shamrock Rovers) takes a corner-kick after Colin McCabe did well to push Danny Mandroiu's shot behind. That was from the left and a Drogs head send behind for another set peice - this time from the right.

41'

41'

ASSIST!

Andy Lyons (Shamrock Rovers) provides the assist.

41'

GOAL!

Jack Byrne (Shamrock Rovers) scores with a driven dipping delightful effort - off a short Andy Lyons pass - that just beats Colin McCabe for pace. 

39'

This time on another Byrne pass Danny Mandroiu is able to find a man with a cut back. Andy Lyons gets onto the ball but his cross / shot is saved by McCabe's feet and then he gets up quickly to get the ball in his hands.

38'

Evan Weir pumps a free kick into the box. Alan Mannus comes but a Rovers head clears.

34'

Colin McCabe gets out in front to claim a low drilled cross from the left by Danny Mandroiu as he peeled away to pick up a Jack Byrne pass. 

30'

Drogheda certainly looking to take the game to Rovers when they can. Not afraid to get men forward and press the Hoops.

27'

Corner Kick

Jack Byrne (Shamrock Rovers) takes a corner-kick from the right after Sean Gannon's centre was blocked.

25'

Georgie Poynton's cross from the right is met by a diving header from Pico Lopes but ref Adriano Reale gives a free out as Adam Foley's foot was dangerously high.

21'

21'

ASSIST!

Jack Byrne (Shamrock Rovers) provides the assist.

21'

GOAL!

Sean Gannon (Shamrock Rovers) scores as he ran onto a pin point Jack Byrne pass, held off Evan Weir to take the ball into the box and fire it low to the left by Colin McCabe.

17'

Corner Kick

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

14'

One two between Darragh Markey and Adam Foley sees Foley get in on Mannus but the offside flag goes up.

13'

Corner Kick

Jack Byrne (Shamrock Rovers) takes this corner-kick from the left and Pico Lopes gets his head on it but he drills it just over the crossbar.

12'

Corner Kick

Jack Byrne (Shamrock Rovers) takes a corner-kick after Sean Roughan nipped the ball off Andy Lyons' toe in the box. Colin McCabe made a mess and ball fell to Sean Hoare. His shot took a touch wide.

11'

Andrew Quinn makes a mistake but then steps in nicely to block the ball as Andy Lyons looked to get free on the left.

9'

Corner Kick

Dylan Grimes (Drogheda United) takes a corner-kick from the right and Alan Mannus comes out and catches under little pressure.

7'

Drogs are lined out also with three at the back. Georgie Poynton (right) and Evan Weir (left) are the wing backs. Adam Foley is up top for United with Darragh Markey in behind him.

3'

Corner Kick

Evan Weir (Drogheda United) takes a corner-kick after Adam Foley forced Alan Mannus to bat one out behind his own goal at the South stand of Tallaght Stadium.

2'

First chance of the game falls to the visitors coming down the left flank but Darragh Markey can't turn the ball onto the target.

1'

GAME ON!

The game between Shamrock Rovers and Drogheda United has kicked off.

0'

Andy Lyons playing left wing back for Rovers and Sean Gannon on the right.

0'

0'

Former Hoop and Drog player Robbie Horgan in attendance tonight as is ex-Dundalk boss Vinny Perth.

0'

Our preview for tonight's match: 

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Good evening from Tallaght Stadium as we have our first series of 'mid-week' Monday matches of the Premier Division season. Macdara Ferris here to take you through the action. It will be an 8pm kick off.





Shamrock R
LMay 23, 2022
Drogheda 1 - 0 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
Alan Mannus 1
Goalkeeper
© Pico 4
Defender
Lee Grace 5
Defender
Sean Gannon 2
Scored: 21'
76'
76Subbed Off: Ronan Finn 76'
Defender
Gary O'Neill 16
Midfielder
Andy Lyons 22
79'
79Subbed On: Andy Lyons 79'
Midfielder
Sean Hoare 3
Midfielder
Dylan Watts 7
77'
77Subbed Off: Richie Towell 77'
Midfielder
Daniel Mandroiu 14
76'
76Subbed Off: Aidomo Emakhu 76'
Forward
Aaron Greene 9
76'
76Subbed Off: Rory Gaffney 76'
Forward
Jack Byrne 29
Scored: 41'
57'
57Subbed Off: Graham Burke 57'
Forward

Substitutes
Leon Pohls 25
Goalkeeper
Toms Leitis 30
Goalkeeper
Sean Jones-Carey 24
Defender
Rory Gaffney 20
76'
76Subbed On: Aaron Greene 76'
Forward
Ronan Finn 8
76'
76Subbed On: Sean Gannon 76'
Midfield
Aidomo Emakhu 38
76'
76Subbed On: Daniel Mandroiu 76'
Forward
Barry Cotter 6
Midfield
Graham Burke 10
57'
57Subbed On: Jack Byrne 57'
Scored: 81'
Booked: 88'
Forward
Richie Towell 17
77'
77Subbed On: Dylan Watts 77'
Midfield
Drogheda
WMay 20, 2022
Drogheda 3 - 1 Harps
WMay 23, 2022
Drogheda 1 - 0 Shamrock R
DMay 27, 2022
Bohs 1 - 1 Drogheda
DJune 17, 2022
Derry 1 - 1 Drogheda
DJune 24, 2022
Drogheda 0 - 0 Sligo
1 Colin McCabe
Goalkeeper
3 Evan Weir
Defender
Scored: 64'
Booked: 89'
2 Sean Roughan
Defender 79'
79Subbed Off: Andy Lyons 79'
4 Andrew Quinn
Defender
14 Dane Massey ©
Defender
26 George Poynton
Midfielder
7 Darragh Markey
Midfielder
10 Dylan Grimes
Midfielder 59'
59Subbed Off: Mark Hughes 59'
8 Gary Deegan
Midfielder
Booked: 90'
22 James Clarke
Midfielder
11 Adam Foley
Forward 59'
59Subbed Off: Dean Williams 59'

Substitutes
17 Dean Williams
Forward 59'
59Subbed On: Adam Foley 59'
27 Jack Supple
Midfield
16 Dayle Rooney
Midfield
18 Charles Mutawe
Defender
9 Chris Lyons
Forward
6 Mark Hughes
Midfield 59'
59Subbed On: Dylan Grimes 59'
Booked: 65'
28 Evan Haddock
Defender
12 Aaron Davis
Goalkeeper
15 Mohammad Boudiaf
Defender

MATCH INFO

Competition: 2022 League of Ireland Premier Division

Date: 8 p.m. Feb. 28, 2022

Venue: Tallaght Stadium

Referee: Adriano Reale

Attendance: 4,107

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