Shamrock Rovers fans during the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division match against Finn Harps at Tallaght Stadium. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Shamrock Rovers 1 Finn Harps 1 Tallaght Stadium may have welcomed the return of football fans, but Shamrock Rovers failed to provide a thousand of th(...)

Derry’s goalscorer Ronan Boyce in action against Waterford’s Adam O’Reilly at the RSC, Waterford.  Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Waterford 0 Derry City 1 Rising Derry City star Ronan Boyce grabbed his second goal of the season to inflict a fifth straight defeat on basement side(...)

Sligo’s Jordan Gibson celebrates scoring a goal as Andy Boyle of Dundalk looks on. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Dundalk 0 Sligo Rovers 1 Jordan Gibson’s fourth goal of the season saw 10 man Sligo Rovers inflict a fourth defeat of the season on struggling Dundal(...)

Derry City’s  Ronan Boyce carries the ball back to the halfway line after scoring the equalising goal against Drogheda United in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division match at the  Ryan McBride Brandywell Stadium. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Derry City 1 Drogheda United 1 Derry City remain anchored to the Premier Division basement position following this entertaining battle with Drogheda (...)

 Graham Burke scores from the halfway line in Shamrock Rovers’ SSE Airtricity League Premier Division match against Derry City at  Ryan McBride Brandywell Stadium. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Derry City 0 Shamrock Rovers 2 Graham Burke will remember a stunning strike at the Brandywell when finding the net from the halfway line, a goal whic(...)

St Patrick’s Athletic’s Lee Desmond celebrates with Jason McClelland after the game. Photograph: Inpho

Ronan Coughlan scored for the second week running with the only goal of the game at Dalymount Park as St Patrick’s Athletic beat Bohemians for the fir(...)

Northern Ireland defend Jamal Lewis in action for his club Newcastle United: he is a doubt for his country’s World Cup qualifier against Italy. Photograph: Richard Sellers/PA Wire

Northern Ireland manager Ian Baraclough will make a late decision on whether to risk Jamal Lewis in Thursday’s opening World Cup qualifier against Ita(...)

Jack Byrne celebrates scoring a goal with  Ronan Finn  during the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division match against UCD at  Tallaght Stadium. Photograph:  Oisín Keniry/Inpho

Shamrock Rovers 3 UCD 1 Jack Byrne grabbed two goals at Tallaght Stadium to help Shamrock Rovers towards a hard-earned victory over UCD as they retai(...)