St  Patrick’s Chris Forrester keeps a close eye on Egidijus Vaitkunas of Zalgiris. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

St Patrick's Athletic 1 Zalgiris 2 (Zalgiris win 4-3 on agg): Having thought they had done the hard bit by scoring twice away in the Europa League (...)

Christy Fagan celebrates against BV Vestmannaeyjar in last season’s  Europa League 1st Qualifying Round 1st Leg, one of four goals the striker has scored in the last two years of the competition. Photograph: James Crombie

Christy Fagan hopes the Europa League can bring out the best in him once again as St Patrick’s Athletic begin what they hope will be the start of anot(...)