Shamrock Rovers midfielder Patrick Cregg is optimistic about hiSs side’s league campaign in the long run. Photograph: Colm O’Neill/Inpho.

At home to Bray Wanderers on Friday night and a trip to bottom side Longford Town next weekend offers Shamrock Rovers the not unreasonable expectatio(...)

Gavin Brennan curls home Shamrock Rovers’ fourth goal during the Aitricity League Premier Division  game against Bohemians at Dalymount Park. Photograph:  Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Bohemians 0 Shamrock Rovers 4 More blood and guts than gutless this from Shamrock Rovers who comprehensively drew a line under their poor run of rece(...)

Bohemians manager Keith Long: Beating Longford Town and Bray  Wanderers will have injected a bit of confidence in to his side. Photograph: Inpho

Having lost to St Patrick’s Athletic at home a few weeks ago and then produced what manager Pat Fenlon described as a “gutless” performance against D(...)

Billy Dennehy scores the first goal for  St Patrick’s Athletic in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division match against Shamrock Rovers at  Tallaght Stadium. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Shamrock Rovers 0 St Patrick’s Athletic 2 Goals from Billy Dennehy and Christy Fagan handed St Pat’s the points from this fiercely-contested Dublin d(...)

Here’s your team-by-team guide to this season’s national Premier League. Photograph: Inpho

Bohemians Last year: 5th. Title odds: 50/1. The early season form of Keith Long’s side was one of the great surprises of last year and though they r(...)

Gary Shaw scored two of Longford Town’s goals in the victory over Drogheda United at United Park. Photograph:  Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Drogheda United 0 Longford Town 3 Gary Shaw’s first goals since March 27th ensured Longford Town would be in the Premier Division next season as they(...)

‘Not retired yet’: John Jermyn in his Ireland days. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

The Cork C of I Twitter account was quick to point out that John Jermyn has “not retired yet”, as Ireland’s record goalscorer fired home a second suc(...)

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(...)

Drogheda’s Lee Duffy celebrates at the end of the game after scoring his team’s equaliser against Longford Town. Photo: Ryan Byrne/INPHO

Longford Town 1 Drogheda United 1 Micheál Schlingermann produced two stunning late saves to earn Drogheda United a point at the City Calling Stadium. (...)

Chris Forrester of St Pat’s celebrates scoring his second goal of the game with Conor McCormack. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

St Patrick’s Athletic 3 Longford Town 0 A brace from Chris Forrester, his sixth and seventh league goals of the 2015 campaign helped St Pat’s to all t(...)