Sean O’Connor opened the scoring for Shamrock Rovers in their 2-0 win at Longford Town. Photograph: Inpho

Longford Town 0 Shamrock Rovers 2First half goals from wingers Sean O’Connor and Marty Waters ensured there was no happy homecoming for Longford as a (...)

Cork City  goalkeeper Mark McNulty celebrates saving a late penalty with John Dunleavy, Michael McSweeney and Dan Murray during the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division game against Sligo Rovers at  Turner’s Cross. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

UCD 0 Dundalk 2With their main title rivals showing some real character to win and keep up the chase, this was an important win for league leaders Dun(...)

Shane Robinson of Shamrock Rovers celebrates scoring.

Shane Robinson’s scrappy late equaliser for Shamrock Rovers kept their European qualification hopes via the league alive.Pat Fenlon’s side are now se(...)

St Patrick’s Athletic midfielder Killian Brennan has designs on stalling the progress of high-flying Dundalk in tonight’s League of Ireland Premier Division game at Richmond Park. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Moving another step towards a first league title in 19 years will be something St Patrick’s Athletic will be determined to prevent Dundalk taking at R(...)

Shamrock Rovers boss Trevor Croly: “I thought we deserved the win. First half we created some really good chances.” Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Sligo Rovers 0 Shamrock Rovers 1 Shamrock Rovers are back to within four points of leaders Dundalk after inflicting a sixth defeat of the season on S(...)

Shamrock Rovers’ Stephen McPhail and Craig Walsh of Bohemians battle for the ball. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Shamrock Rovers 0 Bohemians 0 Having asked questions of Shamrock Rovers’ title aspirations to frustrate their arch-rivals in a derby that rarely(...)

Graham Rusk of Athlone contests an aerial ball with Kieran Marty Waters and Luke Byrne of Shamrock Rovers during the Premier League  clash at Tallaght Stadium. Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Shamrock Rovers 1 Athlone Town 0Eamon Zayed hopes his spectacular winner at Tallaght Stadium on Saturday night has reiterated his value to Shamrock Ro(...)

Ronan Finn celebrates scoring his side’s second goal with Ciaran Kilduff and team mates at Dalymount. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Bohemians 1 Shamrock Rovers 3 A first win in this, most bitterly con(...)

Shamrock Rovers’ Shane Robinson challenges Sligo Rovers’  Danny Ventre at Tallaght. Photo: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Shamrock Rovers 1 Sligo Rovers 2Sligo Rovers finished their league campaign on a high following their deserved 2-1 victory over Shamrock Rovers at Tal(...)

Shane Robinson opened the scoring for Shamrock Rovers against UCD at The UCD Bowl. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

UCD 1 Shamrock Rovers 4: Shamrock Rovers kept alive their outside hopes of finishing fourth in the Premier Division with what proved in the end a comf(...)