St Patrick’s Athletic goalkeeper Brendan Clarke was sent off in stoppage time at the end of the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division defeat to Bray Wanderers at the Carlisle Grounds. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Bray Wanderers 1 St Patrick’s Athletic 0 A first-half goal from Ger Pender gave managerless Bray Wanderers a lift in every sense to move them off t(...)

Dundalk’s Ronan Finn celebrates scoring from the penalty spot in the Airtricity League game against   Sligo Rovers at Oriel park. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Dundalk 1 Sligo Rovers 0 Dundalk moved three points clear at the top of the SSE Airtricity League table thanks to Ronan Finn’s 44th-minute penalty (...)

Mark Timlin of St Pat’s celebrates scoring the first goal of the game against Bohemians with Christy Fagan and Billy Dennehy. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

St Patrick’s Athletic 3 Bohemians 0 Liam Buckley’s side got comfortably the better of a disappointing Bohemians side at Richmond Park to build impres(...)

Derry City players pay tribute to former striker Mark Farren before the game. Photo: Lorcan Doherty/Inpho

Derry City 1 Cork City 0 Derry City celebrated the retirement of Mark Farren’s No 18 jersey with an impressive win over Cork City at the Brandywell. (...)

Blackrock College team celebrate after winning the 2003 FAI Schools Dr Tony O’Neill Cup. Photo: Inpho

The academic year was 1981/82 and Blackrock College was making its first forays into the world of schools soccer in Ireland. This was a huge step. The(...)

Christy Fagan was on the scoresheet for St Patrick’s Athletic in their victory over Longford Town. Photograph: Inpho

Longford Town 0 St Patrick’s Athletic 3 Goals from Christy Fagan, James Chambers and Aaron Greene, coupled to a fine goalkeeping display by Conor O’Ma(...)

St Patrick’s Athletic Sean Hoare and Derry’s Ciaran O’Connor battle for possession. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

St Patrick’s Athletic 0 Derry City 1 St Patrick’s Athletic expect to confirm on Saturday that Chris Forrester has joined Peterborough United af(...)

Ismahil Akinade opened the scoring for Bohemians as they eased past Galway at Dalymount Park. Photograph: Inpho

Bohemians 3 Galway United 0 A couple of recent defeats ensured Bohemians were especially keen to make a statement by earning three points at Dalymount(...)

Ian Morris and Killian Brennan celebrate after St Patrick’s Athletic penalty shootout win over Shamrock Rovers which saw them reach the League Cup final. Photograph: Inpho

Shamrock Rovers 0 St. Patrick’s Athletic 0 (St Patrick’s Athletic win 4-2 on penalties) A terrific save from Conor O’Malley in the penalty shootout pr(...)

Jamie McGrath scores St Patrick’s Athletic’s second goal during the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division match against Sligo Rovers at the  Showgrounds. Photograph:  James Crombie/Inpho

Sligo Rovers 0 St Patrick’s Athletic 3 St Patrick’s Athletic served a timely reminder to Dundalk and Cork City that they were still in the title race (...)