Latest team news for tonight's eircom League Premier Division games

All the latest team details for tonight's four games in the eircom League Premier Division.

Longford Town v Sligo Rovers team news

Longford Town will be without several key players when they entertain Sligo Rovers at Flancare Park tonight, kick-off 8.00pm.

John Martin and Damien Brennan must serve their suspensions having being sent off against Shamrock Rovers last weekend.

Town will also be without Dessie Baker and Gary Deegan who are both injured and are still looking for their first points of the season.

Raffaele Cretaro is suspended for Rovers as they try to bounce back from last week's defeat to Derry.

Gary Curren is out with an ankle injury, while Chris Turner is away on international duty.

Waterford United v Bray Wanderers team news

Waterford United host Bray Wanderers at the RSC tonight with both sides having opened the season with a win and a loss.

Robert Brosnan and Robbie Hedderman returns for the Blues after suspensions and Willie Bruton is also available for selection.

Boss Gareth Cronin will have to plan without Kenny Browne, Paul McCarthy and John Hayes who are all ruled out through injury and Ray Scully is still awaiting FIFA clearance.

Bray will be looking to build on last week's impressive victory over Bohemians but will be missing centre-half Clive Delaney who is suspended.

Galway United v Drogheda United team news

Galway United will be looking for their first win of the season as they entertain Drogheda United at Terryland Park this evening, kick-off 7.45pm.

However, the home side have several injury concerns with Shane Tracy, Colm James and David Cooke all carrying knocks.

Alan Keane is still out as he is recovering from a broken leg.

Drogheda go into the game without Paul Keegan who must serve a one-match suspension.

Boss Paul Doolin has several injury worries as Declan O'Brien, Graham Gartland and Richie Baker are all carrying knocks.

UCD v Cork City team news

Cork City travel to Belfield in search of their first win of their league campaign, kick-off against UCD is at 7.45pm.

Skipper Tony McDonnell will definitely miss tonight's game, but otherwise, boss Pete Mahon has a full squad to choose from.

Gareth Farrelly and Colin Healy are still awaiting FIFA clearance and should miss the trip to the capital.

City will also be without Darren Murphy who picked up a knock midweek, while John O'Flynn may start up front for the Leesiders.

Brian O'Callaghan will miss tonight's game and Liam Kearney is another injury headache for boss Damien Richardson.

Derry City v St Patrick's Athletic team news

The top two meet at the Brandywell tonight as home side Derry City look to leap-frog visitors St Patrick's Athletic at the top of the eircom League of Ireland table.

The game is live on the box as both sides look to maintain their 100% league record

City will be without suspended duo Dave Rogers and Killian Brennan, however Pat McCourt and Alan Moore should both start for the Candystripes.

Stephen Paisley may make his debut for the Saints tonight as boss Johnny McDonnell looks to build on last weekend's victory over Waterford.

Dave Mulcahy is still missing for St Pat's, but they have a strong squad to choose from as they boosted their numbers pre-season.

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CourtsSoccerHeathrowPlace: Flancare parkPlace: RSCPlace: Terryland ParkPlace: BelfieldPlace: BrandywellPerson: John MartinPerson: Damien BrennanPerson: Dessie BakerPerson: Gary DeeganPerson: Raffaele CretaroPerson: Gary CurrenPerson: Chris TurnerPerson: Robert BrosnanPerson: Robbie HeddermanPerson: Willie BrutonPerson: Gareth CroninPerson: Kenny BrownePerson: Paul McCarthyPerson: John HayesPerson: Ray ScullyPerson: BrayPerson: Clive DelaneyPerson: Shane TracyPerson: Colm JamesPerson: David CookePerson: Alan KeanePerson: Paul KeeganPerson: Paul DoolinPerson: Declan O'BrienPerson: Graham GartlandPerson: Richie BakerPerson: Tony McDonnellPerson: Pete MahonPerson: Gareth FarrellyPerson: Colin HealyPerson: Darren MurphyPerson: John O'FlynnPerson: Brian O'CallaghanPerson: Liam KearneyPerson: Damien RichardsonPerson: Dave RogersPerson: Killian BrennanPerson: Pat McCourtPerson: Alan MoorePerson: Stephen PaisleyPerson: Johnny McDonnellPerson: Dave MulcahyOrganisation: Longford TownOrganisation: Sligo RoversOrganisation: Shamrock RoversOrganisation: TownOrganisation: RoversOrganisation: DerryOrganisation: Waterford UnitedOrganisation: Bray WanderersOrganisation: BluesOrganisation: FIFAOrganisation: BohemiansOrganisation: Galway UnitedOrganisation: Drogheda UnitedOrganisation: DroghedaOrganisation: UCDOrganisation: Cork CityOrganisation: CityOrganisation: LeesidersOrganisation: Derry CityOrganisation: St Patrick's AthleticOrganisation: League of IrelandOrganisation: CandystripesOrganisation: SaintsOrganisation: WaterfordOrganisation: St Pat
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