Richie Towell’s 56th-minute penalty sealed victory for Dundalk over Sligo Rovers at the Showgrounds. Photo:  Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Sligo Rovers 1 Dundalk 2 Dundalk will take their three-point lead at the top of the table into the mid-season break after a hard-fought defeat of a re(...)

Daryl Horgan (far right)   celebrates scoring his and Dundalk’s first goal in the SSE Airtricity Premier Division game against St Patrick’s  Athletic at Richmond Park. Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

St Patrick’s Athletic 0 Dundalk 2 One by one and with apparently increasing ease Dundalk clear the hurdles that stand between them and another title. (...)

Shane McEleney of Derry City challenges for the ball with David McMillan of Dundalk during the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division match at Oriel Park. Photo: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Dundalk 1 Derry City 0 After the Bray game in which they scored early then often, Dundalk, or more accurately Derry, kept the home support waiting f(...)

Dundalk’s Brian Gartland celebrates scoring their second goal in their SSE Airtricity League Premier Division game against Bray Wanderers at Oriel Park. Photo:  Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Dundalk 8 Bray Wanderers 1 Richie Towell scored one of the goals of the SSE Airtricity League season as Dundalk swept Bray Wanderers away at(...)

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 (...)

Limerick’s Paul O’Conor scored a late equaliser against Dundalk at Jackman Park on Saturday night. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Limerick 1 Dundalk 1Limerick became the first team to score a goal and take a point off Premier Division champions Dundalk at Jackman Park on Saturday(...)

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(...)

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(...)

Finn Harps American midfielder Pat McCann (right) in action against Shelbourne. McCann is excited about the prospect of being involved in what will be his biggest game for the club since arriving in Ballybofey a little over a year ago. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

St Patrick’s Athletic will be without Greg Bolger and Aaron Greene for the first of tomorrow’s semi-finals, with the pair suspended and cup-tied resp(...)

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(...)