1 - 1
FT

Jordan Hamilton 71' -
Scored: 71'


Garry Buckley 85' -
Red: 85'


Scored: 23'
- Andy Lyons 23'

Live Updates for Sligo Rovers -v- Shamrock Rovers

90' + 5'

FULL TIME!

The game has ended between Sligo Rovers and Shamrock Rovers.

90' + 5'

Corner Kick

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

90'

Five minutes injury time at least.

87'

Substitution

Graham Burke  - Gary O'Neill  (Shamrock Rovers).

87'

Substitution

Patrick Kirk  - Jordan Hamilton  (Sligo Rovers).

85'

Second Yellow & Red Card

Garry Buckley (Sligo Rovers) receives a second yellow card and is sent off. He fouled Richie Towell as the sub looked to get by him.

84'

Substitution

Neil Farrugia  - Ronan Finn  (Shamrock Rovers).

84'

Substitution

Aaron Greene  - Rory Gaffney  (Shamrock Rovers).

83'

Substitution

Aidomo Emakhu  - Daniel Mandroiu  (Shamrock Rovers).

82'

Robbie McCourt shoots and forces Alan Mannus into a save diving to his right.

81'

Yellow Card

Ronan Finn (Shamrock Rovers) is booked.

77'

Substitution

Richie Towell  - Dylan Watts  (Shamrock Rovers).

71'

ASSIST!

David Cawley (Sligo Rovers) provides the assist.

71'

GOAL!

Jordan Hamilton (Sligo Rovers) scores with a looping header back across goal from David Cawley's cross and just drops inside the post and by the dispairing dive by Alan Mannus.

69'

Jack Byrne drilled a long ball to Rory Gaffney who raced in on goal but his shot was blocked by Nando Pijnaker.

66'

Substitution

Cillian Heaney  - Aidan Keena  (Sligo Rovers).

63'

Corner Kick

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

62'

Dylan Watts' shot is pushed over by Ed McGinty. Good save.

57'

Substitution

Robbie McCourt  - Shane Blaney  (Sligo Rovers). Looked like the clash of heads with Sean Hoare late in the first half was still causing Blaney difficulties.

56'

Good battle between Lewis Banks and Danny Mandroiu with Banks holding off the Hoops player.

51'

Aidan Keena has a first chance to shoot but he takes it on too quickly and drags it wide.

48'

Danny Mandroiu forces Ed McGinty into an early save in this second half.

46'

SECOND HALF

The second half between Sligo Rovers and Shamrock Rovers has started.

45' + 3'

HALF TIME

It is half-time between Sligo Rovers and Shamrock Rovers.

45' + 2'

Yellow Card

Garry Buckley (Sligo Rovers) is booked.

35'

Sean Hoare gets his header on target but Ed McGinty is well placed to catch. Hoare clashes heads with Shane Blaney and they both need treatment.

32'

Yellow Card

Daniel Mandroiu (Shamrock Rovers) is booked after one too many fouls for referee Rob Harvey's liking. Mandroiu left his leg in on Garry Buckley and the first yellow card of the evening is shown in the Showgrounds.

29'

Lewis Banks runs onto a pull back but Dylan Watts times his interception well to clear the ball from the Shamrock Rovers penalty area.

23'

ASSIST!

Jack Byrne (Shamrock Rovers) provides the assist.

23'

GOAL!

Andy Lyons (Shamrock Rovers) scores.

22'

Corner Kick

Jack Byrne (Shamrock Rovers) takes a corner-kick from the right and he puts it onto Andy Lyons head and the Hoops have the lead thanks to his powerful header.

22'

Best chance of half as Shamrock Rovers work the ball forward through Ronan Finn and Andy Lyons getting Danny Mandroiu a shooting chance. Ed McGinty saves.

13'

Garry Buckley with a late challenge on Gary O'Neill. He only gets a talking to from Rob Harvey - no yellow card.

12'

Scrappy enough opening to this game. Not helped by the playing surface which is quite poor and isn't helping either team who both like to play football.

12'

Scrappy enough opening to this game. Not helped by the playing surface which is quite poor and isn't helping either team who both like to play football.

6'

Corner Kick

David Cawley (Sligo Rovers) takes a corner-kick and Shane Blaney's header goes behind.

5'

Greg Bolger wins a corner kick after Danny Mandroiu blocked his effort.

4'

First touch for Ed McGinty as a Pico Lopes long ball runs in to the hands of the Sligo Rovers goalkeeper.

1'

GAME ON!

The game between Sligo Rovers and Shamrock Rovers has kicked off.

0'

GAME ON!

The game between Sligo Rovers and Shamrock Rovers has kicked off.

Rob Harvey is in charge in the middle today.

0'

Just the one change for the visitors from their 3-1 away win over Bohs as Richie Towell takes his place on the bench while Dylan Watts come into the team. 

0'

Four changes for the home side from their 3-2 win over Drogheda United at home last time out. Lewis Banks, Jordan Hamilton, Adam McDonnell and Nando Pijnaker all come in as Liam Buckley drops Paddy Kirk, Mark Byrne, Colm Morahan and William Fitzgerald to the bench.

0'

Evening folks. It is fourth placed Sligo Rovers hosting second placed Shamrock Rovers at the Showgrounds this evening. Kick-off is 7.45pm.

The Hoops are unbeaten at the Showgrounds since May 2019 when the home side won 2-1 with goals from Daryl Fordyce and Jack Keaney either side of an Aaron Green goal for the visitors. Since then Stephen Bradley’s side have won twice and drawn the other two matches.

Sligo Rovers are the last team to beat Shamrock Rovers in league action in Tallaght Stadium - May 2021.

Match preview is below:





Sligo
LMay 20, 2022
Bohs 2 - 1 Sligo
WMay 23, 2022
Sligo 2 - 1 Derry
DMay 27, 2022
UCD 1 - 1 Sligo
WJune 18, 2022
Sligo 3 - 0 Harps
DJune 24, 2022
Drogheda 0 - 0 Sligo
Edward McGinty 1
Goalkeeper
Nando Pijnaker 28
Defender
Colm Horgan 3
Defender
Lewis Banks 2
Defender
Adam McDonnell 17
Midfielder
© David Cawley 22
Midfielder
Garry Buckley 26
Booked: 45'
Booked: 85'
Sent Off: 85'
Midfielder
Greg Bolger 6
Midfielder
Shane Blaney 14
57'
57Subbed Off: Robbie McCourt 57'
Midfielder
Aidan Keena 9
66'
66Subbed Off: Cillian Heaney 66'
Forward
Jordan Hamilton 10
Scored: 71'
87'
87Subbed Off: Patrick Kirk 87'
Forward

Substitutes
Karl O'Sullivan 14
Midfield
Niall Morahan 8
Midfield
Robbie McCourt 5
57'
57Subbed On: Shane Blaney 57'
Defender
Patrick Kirk 19
87'
87Subbed On: Jordan Hamilton 87'
Defender
Seamas Keogh 11
Midfield
Cillian Heaney 25
66'
66Subbed On: Aidan Keena 66'
Forward
William Fitzgerald 7
Midfield
Mark Byrne 12
Midfield
Richard Brush 30
Goalkeeper
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
1 Alan Mannus
Goalkeeper
4 Pico
Defender
3 Sean Hoare
Defender
5 Lee Grace
Defender
7 Dylan Watts
Midfielder 77'
77Subbed Off: Richie Towell 77'
16 Gary O'Neill
Midfielder 87'
87Subbed Off: Graham Burke 87'
22 Andy Lyons
Midfielder
Scored: 23'
8 Ronan Finn ©
Midfielder
Booked: 81'
84'
84Subbed Off: Neil Farrugia 84'
14 Daniel Mandroiu
Forward
Booked: 32'
83'
83Subbed Off: Aidomo Emakhu 83'
20 Rory Gaffney
Forward 84'
84Subbed Off: Aaron Greene 84'
29 Jack Byrne
Forward

Substitutes
17 Richie Towell
Midfield 77'
77Subbed On: Dylan Watts 77'
25 Leon Pohls
Goalkeeper
11 Sean Kavanagh
Defender
9 Aaron Greene
Forward 84'
84Subbed On: Rory Gaffney 84'
2 Sean Gannon
Defender
23 Neil Farrugia
Midfield 84'
84Subbed On: Ronan Finn 84'
38 Aidomo Emakhu
Forward 83'
83Subbed On: Daniel Mandroiu 83'
6 Barry Cotter
Midfield
10 Graham Burke
Forward 87'
87Subbed On: Gary O'Neill 87'

MATCH INFO

Competition: 2022 League of Ireland Premier Division

Date: 7:45 p.m. April 29, 2022

Venue: The Showgrounds

Referee: Robert Harvey

Attendance: Unknown

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