St Patrick's Athletic delivered a smooth and stylish performance in Galway to remain perched on the summit of the Airtricity Premier Division table.
First-half goals from Paul Byrne (5) and Stuart Byrne (19) gave the
Saints a healthy lead, and they were never in any serious danger.
Galway were reduced to 10 men in the 74th minute when goalkeeper Barry Ryan was sent off for kicking the ball in the direction of referee Neil Doyle.
|11||St. Patrick's Athletic||19||16|
|12||Galway United FC||20||15|