Shamrock Rovers striker Mikey Drennan celebrates with Simon Madden after scoring the first goal of the game  against Derry City at Tallaght Stadium. Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Shamrock Rovers 4 Derry City 1 Adding a well-taken goal to two assists, Marty Waters helped give Shamrock Rovers a second successive comforta(...)

Killian Brennan of St Patrick’s Athletic  battles with  Stephen McPhail of Shamrock Rovers during the  FAI  Cup second round match at  Richmond Park. Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

St Patrick’s Athletic 2 Shamrock Rovers 1 For Shamrock Rovers, the “cup specialists” tag must feel like a cruel jibe on nights like this. It had been(...)

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 (...)

Derek Prendergast, Derek Pender and Paddy Kavanagh of Bohs challenge with the Shamrock Rovers pair of Keith Fahey and Michael Drennan during the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division match at Tallaght Stadium. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Shamrock Rovers 0 Bohemians 0 The sublime goalkeeping of Dean Delany earned Bohemians a big point as Keith Long’s side frustrated their arch-r(...)

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(...)