St Patrick’s Athletic V’s Derry City

  • Mon, Nov 10, 2008 @ 13:04

St Patrick's Athletic are looking to secure second place in the Premier Division of the eircom league this evening when they take on their nearest challengers Derry City at Richmond Park, kick-off 7.45pm.

Previous Meetings
[27/06/08] Derry City 0 St Patrick's Athletic 3 - League
[04/04/08] St Patrick's Athletic 0 Derry City 1 - League
[23/09/08] St Patrick's Athletic 0 Derry City 1 - Setanta Cup
[07/04/08] Derry City 2 St Patrick's Athletic 0 - Setanta Cup

Team News
Dessie Byrne returns to the squad following a hamstring injury while Jamie Harris is likely to miss out with a damaged ankle.

Bobby Ryan (knee), Stephen Paisley ( groin strain), Gary O'Neill (groin strain) and John Murphy (back) remain on the injured list.

Managers Comment
‘It was great to get back to winning ways with Friday's game against UCD and hopefully we can continue that against Derry.

After all the hard work that's gone into the season it would be great to secure second place tonight for the club and for the supporters”. – John McDonnell


Next Fixture

Bray Wanderers / July 21st @ 8:00pm
Competition: League
Venue: Richmond Park

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League Table

Pos Team Pld Pts
1Cork City2161
2Dundalk2246
3Bray Wanderers2233
4Shamrock Rovers2132
5Derry City2131
6Limerick2127
7Bohemian FC2126
8Finn Harps2124
9Sligo Rovers2221
10St. Patrick's Athletic2220
11Galway United FC2219
12Drogheda United2218