Team News: Saints V Rovers

  • Mon, Oct 18, 2010 @ 14:01

Following Sunday's 2-2 draw, the FAI Ford Cup semi-final replay between St Patrick's Athletic and Shamrock Rovers takes place at Richmond Park tomorrow night (Tuesday 19th October) with a 7.45pm kick off.

Team News

Dave Mulcahy took a knock to his knee and fellow midfielder David McAllister picked up a thigh injury in Sunday's game.

A light recovery session for the squad will be held tonight and the fitness of both players will be assessed.

Damien Lynch returns from suspension and is available for selection.

Manager's Comment

“I thought Friday night's semi-final (between Bohemians & Sligo Rovers) was a hard act to follow but whereas that game was a bit one sided our game against Rovers was more evenly balanced.

As the home side there will now be a bit more expectation and pressure on ourselves.

I thought yesterday we played well especially after the first half hour and if we can play as we did in the second half then we've every chance of making it through” - Pete Mahon, Manager .

Other

Match tickets (priced at adult €15, student / OAP €10 and child €5) are available from the Saints' Superstore on Emmet Road until 7pm tonight and from 10am on Tuesday morning.

The club would advise all supporters to purchase their match tickets early.


Next Fixture

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

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