Gypsies must cope without Murphy between the posts

Waterford United come up against Bohemians in tonight's eircom League of Ireland Premier Division clash at the RSC, kick-off 7.45pm.

Waterford United come up against Bohemians in tonight's eircom League of Ireland Premier Division clash at the RSC, kick-off 7.45pm.

Blues boss Gareth Cronin is aware of the precarious position in which the club finds itself and he will have at least one enforced change for the clash with the Gypsies.

Dean Delaney will miss the game due to a bereavement so Packie Holden looks like coming in for his first league start between the posts since last March.

Kenny Browne is still recovering from a leg injury though he may make the bench.

Bohs' first choice keeper Brian Murphy remains sidelined due to a leg injury.

Alan Blayney, who kept a clean-sheet in Bray on his Bohemian debut, will continue to deputise in his absence.

Target man Darren Mansaram is suspended after seeing red in Bray.

But it's not all bad news for Bohs. Harpal Singh, finally, is available after dislocating his shoulder several months ago.

Conor Powell and Chris Turner return from international duty, and Liam Burns returns to the squad after a hamstring complaint.

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