St Pat's missed the chance to return to the top of the Premier Division table after being held to a draw by Dundalk in an exciting encounter at Richmond Park.
Derek Doyle volleyed the Saints into an 11th minute lead but Mark Griffin put Dundalk back on level terms on 31 minutes. Keith Ward put the visitors ahead with a close range finish on 50 minutes before Doyle headed in his second on 60 minutes.
|11||St. Patrick's Athletic||11||9|
|12||Galway United FC||10||8|