Rovers win again

Last updated : 01 September 2009 By Paul Jennings
Premier Division results

Bray Wanderers 0-1 Derry City
Galway United 0-1 Shamrock Rovers
St Patrick's Athletic 1-0 Drogheda United

Shamrock Rovers scores a vital away win in Terryland Park on Friday night. Ten men Galway resisted Rovers until Stephen Bradley scored a vital free kick in the 74th minute. The result leaves Rovers four points of the top, although Bohemians have a game in hand due to their Setanta Cup game.

Derry City scored scored an injury time winner to break Brays hearts through Gareth McGlynn. With a ball punted upfield from Derry goalkeeper Gerard Doherty McGlynn headed in from close range after a mistake by Bray Goalkeeper O'Conor.

St Patricks Athletic scored in the 81st minute against Drogheda from old boy Stuart Byrne. Byrne who left Drogheda under a cloud last season slid in after Williams had saved Mark Quigleys effort.


1 Bohemians Bohemians2555
2 Shamrock Rovers Shamrock Rovers2651
3 Derry City Derry City2544
4 Cork City Cork City2544
5 Dundalk Dundalk2534
6 St. Patricks Ath St. Patricks Ath2529
7 Galway United Galway United2528
8 Drogheda United Drogheda United2623
9 Sligo Rovers Sligo Rovers2522
10 Bray Wanderers Bray Wanderers25

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