Galway draw first blood
First Division play-off: Galway FC 2 Shelbourne 0
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Tommy Stewart scored twice against his former club as Shamrock Rovers rubber-stamped their passage through to the semi-final of the Setanta Sports Cup with a 3-1 win over Linfield at Windsor Park, comfortably winning the tie 7-2 on aggregate.
Mon, 11 Mar, 2013
Ciaran Kilduff proved Shamrock Rovers’ supersub with a dramatic stoppage time winner as they beat Coleraine 2-0 at the Showgrounds for a 2-1 aggregate victory to set up a cracking Setanta Sports Cup quarter-final tie with Linfield.
Mon, 18 Feb, 2013
As he did on his final home appearance last week, Gary Twigg signed off on the double for Shamrock Rovers as they beat their title successors Sligo Rovers 2-0 at the Showgrounds.
Fri, 26 Oct, 2012
A late strike from full-back Brian Gannon gave Drogheda United a 2-1 win over champions Sligo Rovers at Hunky Dorys Park to secure a Europa League spot next season for Mick Cooke's Boynesiders.
Sat, 20 Oct, 2012
Shamrock Rovers 1 Drogheda United 3
Sat, 22 Sep, 2012
Drogheda United 1 St Patrick’s Athletic 1 (after extra time, Pats won 3-2 on pens)
Tue, 18 Sep, 2012
Drogheda United 1 St Patrick’s Athletic 1 (aet, St. Pat‘s win 3-2 on pens)
Mon, 17 Sep, 2012
Bray Wanderers 1 Drogheda United 3
Sat, 08 Sep, 2012
Shelbourne put their poor display in losing at home to Derry City last week behind them as they frustrated champions Shamrock Rovers to earn a 2-2 draw at Tallaght Stadium.
Sat, 08 Sep, 2012
Cork City and Drogheda United go into tonight’s game at Turner’s Cross on the back of defeats, but each has a very different reason for wanting to bounce back as quickly as possible.
Mon, 20 Aug, 2012
Airtricity Premier Division leaders Sligo Rovers, bidding for a first league success since 1978, can keep on course for the title by collecting another vital three points in tonight’s clash with Shelbourne at Tolka Park (8 pm).
Fri, 17 Aug, 2012
Declan O’Brien’s first-half goal proved enough for Drogheda as they cut Sligo’s lead at the top to a single point with a hard-earned win at Hunky Dorys Park.
Sat, 28 Jul, 2012
Gavin Brennan scored a last gasp winner as Drogheda made it five wins on the spin to maintain their brilliant season.
Sat, 21 Jul, 2012
Drogheda United, down to 10 men for most of the second half after the dismissal of Ryan Brennan, leapfrogged St Patrick’s Athletic into second place in the Premier Division with victory at Richmond Park yesterday.
Mon, 16 Jul, 2012
Derry City will be looking to forget their midweek trouncing at Sligo Rovers and halt Drogheda United’s recent good form when they welcome the Co Louth side to the Brandywell tonight.
Fri, 29 Jun, 2012
Goalkeeper Shane Finnegan was the Drogheda hero on his debut with two saves in the penalty shoot-out as Mick Cooke’s side won through to the EA Sports Cup third round.
Wed, 11 Apr, 2012
A superb Drogheda United performance saw them overturn a two-goal deficit to claim all three points against 10-man Cork City in an absorbing Airtricity Premier League of Ireland Premier Divusion contest at Turner’s Cross last night.
Sat, 10 Mar, 2012
Rory Patterson scored twice as Derry City cruised to a 4-0 win over Bray Wanderers at the Carlisle Grounds to take an early lead at the top of the Premier Division table.
Fri, 09 Mar, 2012
Ace striker Gary Twigg scored a goal in each half to give defending champions Shamrock Rovers a winning start to the new campaign, and it was more comfortable than the scoreline suggests, against an under-strength Drogheda.
Sat, 03 Mar, 2012
THREE goals in a blistering five-minute spell during the first half paved the way for a Bray Wanderers stroll at Hunky Dorys Park to boost their hopes of Setanta Cup qualification.
Sat, 15 Oct, 2011
DROGHEDA UNITED eased their relegation worries when goals in each half by Dinny Corcoran and Philip Hand gave them a narrow victory over Bray Wanderers at the Carlisle Grounds last night.
Sat, 06 Aug, 2011
DERRY eased past a disappointing Drogheda side in this totally one-sided Premier Division contest at Hunky Dorys Park last night.
Sat, 02 Jul, 2011
SECOND-HALF substitute Anthony Murphy turned this entertaining clash the visitors’ way as they extended their unbeaten run to 12 games.
Sat, 18 Jun, 2011
DROGHEDA UNITED recorded their first win of the season to climb off the foot of the table in the battle of the basement clubs in Terryland Park last night.
Fri, 27 May, 2011
TWO goals in the space of five second-half minutes finally put this one-sided Premier clash beyond doubt as Sligo Rovers completed a straightforward win over rock-bottom Drogheda at Hunky Dorys Park.
Sat, 14 May, 2011
Drogheda United 0 Bohemians 1
Sat, 07 May, 2011
DROGHEDA United are still waiting for their first league win of the season after Sean Kelly’s second-half strike rescued a point for Galway at Hunky Dorys Park last night.
Sat, 09 Apr, 2011