Mikey Drennan of Shamrock  Rovers celebrates scoring his second against Dundalk in their SSE Airtricity League Premier Division atTallaght. Photography: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Shamrock Rovers 2 Dundalk 2 After eight encounters in four competitions, these two might well have been sick of the sight of each other by the end of (...)

Dundalk’s Richie Towell celebrates scoring his late winner. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Dundalk set an all-time club record for successive unbeaten home games in the Premier Division thanks to Richie Towell’s late winneras they secured(...)

St Patrick’s Athletic manager Liam Buckley has yet to see the defensive improvement he targeted before the start of the season. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Having said that tightening up at the back would be important if his side was to regain the title, Liam Buckley is still waiting to see improvement a(...)

Dane Massey celebrates David McMillan’s opening goal for Dundalk against Bohemians at Dalymount Park last night. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Iinpho

Bohemians 0 Dundalk 3 Keith Long had come away from the narrow win over Bray at the weekend suggesting that while Bohemians weren’t yet ta(...)

Derry City’s  Philip Lowry closes down Dundalk’s Chris Shields during the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division match at the  Brandywell. Photograph:  Lorcan Doherty/Presseye/Inpho

Derry City 0 Dundalk 1 Stephen Kenny’s Dundalk secured a deserved narrow win at the Brandywell last night, Dane Massey, producing the strike to(...)

Daryl Hogan is mobbed by his Dundalk team mates. Photograph: INPHO/Tommy Grealy

Dundalk 1 Longford 0Daryl Horgan’s 16th minute goal was enough for Dundalk to open their title defence with all three points but the champions were pu(...)

Cork City manager John Caulfield. “We’ve been written off a few times but we’ve got out and won games since then and we’re not going to stop trying to do that now.” Photo: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

There is always a suspicion when the Airtricity League fixtures come out that somebody up in Abbotstown has tried to set up a final night like tonigh(...)

Cork manager John Caulfield: “We’ll be hoping that we can play well, because we will need to play well to beat them.” Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

Cork City can expect their biggest crowd of the season at Turner’s Cross tonight for what looks like a must-win game against Bohemians. A point behin(...)

Stephen Kenny: “Hajduk are a club of great pedigree but we will be going out to express ourselves.” Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho.

Dundalk manager Stephen Kenny insists his side will not have an “inferiority complex” when they take on Croatian side Hajduk Split in tonight’s Europa(...)

St. Patrick’s Athletic’s Ken Oman argues with the fourth official after being sent off at Oriel Park. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Dundalk 0, St Patrick’s Athletics 0 There was little to choose between Dundalk and St Patrick’s Athletic at Oriel Park last night with both sides fi(...)