SAINTS LEAD EXTENDS TO SIX POINTS

  • Mon, May 05, 2008 @ 22:09

St Patrick's Athletic maintained their lead at the top of the eircom League of Ireland Premier Division table after a cracking five-goal bank holiday weekend clash in Richmond Park, writes Mark Cummins.

Pat's went ahead after just two minutes when Gary O'Neil headed past Michael Devine from inside the six yard box. Keith Fahey netted number two after 64 minutes.

City's Danny Murphy was sent off for a second bookable offence on 67 minutes, before John O'Flynn pulled two back for City after 76 and 87 minutes, but Fahey netted the winner with two minutes left on the clock.

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Next Fixture

Derry City / July 27th @ 7:45pm
Competition: League
Venue: The Brandywell

League Goals

Conan Byrne

7

Jake Keegan

6

Dean Clarke

4

Thomas Byrne

3

Kevin Toner

2

League Table

Pos Team Pld Pts
1Dundalk2561
2Cork City2557
3Waterford FC2544
4Shamrock Rovers2537
5Derry City2536
6St. Patrick's Athletic2633
7Bohemian FC2628
8Sligo Rovers2526
9Limerick2621
10Bray Wanderers2615