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Date: 7:45 p.m. June 16, 2017
Venue: United Park
Att: 1,691

Thomas Byrne 31' -
Red: 31'


Scored: 36'
- David McMillan 36'

Scored: 39'
- David McMillan 39'

Scored: 44'
- Patrick McEleney 44'

Scored: 58'
- Michael Duffy 58'

Scored: 83'
- Ciarán Kilduff 83'

Scored: 85'
- Ciarán Kilduff 85'

Live Updates for Drogheda United -v- Dundalk

90' + 2'

FULL TIME!

The game has ended between Drogheda United and Dundalk.

89'

Substitution

Mark Doyle replaces Sean Brennan for Drogheda United.

85'

Ciaran Kilduff scores two goals in as many minutes for Dundalk. His first goal saw him connect to a teammates shot and pass the ball into the bottom corner by McGuinness. Then, two minutes later, Kilduff was again played in on goal and calmly slotted the ball by McGuinness to make it 6-0. 

85'

GOAL!

Ciaran Kilduff scores for Dundalk.

83'

GOAL!

Ciaran Kilduff scores for Dundalk.

76'

Substitution

Chris Shields replaces Robbie Benson for Dundalk.

72'

Substitution

Stephen Elliott replaces Ryan Masterson for Drogheda United.

72'

Substitution

Ciaran Kilduff replaces David McMillan for Dundalk.

68'

Yellow Card

Sean Thornton is booked for Drogheda United.

64'

Yellow Card

Colm Deasy is booked for Drogheda United.

61'

Substitution

Jamie McGrath replaces Michael Duffy for Dundalk.

58'

GOAL!

Michael Duffy scores for Dundalk. Dundalk do make it 4-0. Michael Duffy's surging run saw him pass to Stewart who gave the ball back to his teammate who fired into the roof of the net. 

51'

Then, on the second break, Sean Gannon surged through the Drogheda team from inside his own half, made his way into the Drogheda box, squared the ball to a teammate who shot, had his shot saved by McGuinness. The ball fell back to Gannon who shot wide. 

50'

It should be 4-0 to Dundalk as they break twice and fail to score on both occasions. On the first occasion, Michael Duffy was denied by McGuinness, the follow up fell to McMillan who scuffed his effort back to Duffy, who again shot but had his effort eventually cleared.

46'

Substitution

Sean Thornton replaces Killian Brennan for Drogheda United.

46'

Second Half

The second half between Drogheda United and Dundalk has started.

45'

Half Time

It is half-time between Drogheda United and Dundalk.

44'

GOAL!

Patrick McEleney scores for Dundalk. McEleney is allowed time on the ball and produces a stunning finish as he curls the ball into the top corner. 

39'

GOAL!

David McMillan scores for Dundalk. Sean Gannon clipped the ball to the back post after a corner had been half cleared by Drogheda. Duffy attacked it but the ball fell to McMillan who bundled the ball home for his second goal of the game.

39'

Yellow Card

Sean Brennan is booked for Drogheda United.

38'

Killian Brennan goes close for Drogheda as his free kick lands on the roof of the net. 

36'

GOAL!

David McMillan scores for Dundalk. Stephen O'Donnell's low drive from 25 yards is parried away by Stephen McGuinness. The ball falls straight to the feet of McMillan who slots the ball under the Drogheda keeper to give Dundalk the lead.

31'

Red Card

Thomas Byrne is sent off for Drogheda United. Thomas Byrne has been shown a straight red card for a late challenge on Patrick McEleney. 

23'

Killian Brennan getting treatment after picking up a knock whilst making a vital interception to deny McMillan being fed the ball by McEleney. 

13'

The ball was played to Stephen Dunne on the edge of the box from that corner. The full back's effort from range rose over the bar.

12'

Killian Brennan with a dangerous delivery to the back post from a free kick. McGuigan attacked it but it was headed behind for a corner by a Dundalk defender. 

8'

Gartland heads a Dundalk corner back across the Drogheda goal where Luke Gallagher manages to clear for the home side. Ryan Masterson attempted to set Thomas Byrne on the counter attack for Drogheda but Byrne had just treked offside. 

2'

First shot on target comes from Dundalk. A good move down the right ends with Patrick McEleney shooting straight into the waiting hands of McGuinness at the near post. 

1'

A mistake at the back by Luke Gallagher allows McMillan a break in on goal. Luckily for Drogheda, McGuigan managed to gather the ball with the help of backtracking defenders.

1'

GAME ON!

The game between Drogheda United and Dundalk has kicked off.

0'

Teams have finished their warm ups. Less than five minutes to go until kick off. 

0'

Gerard Grimes here at United Park as Drogheda United host Dundalk in the second Louth Derby of the season. Teams are in and on your screen now, any questions throughout the evening, you can contact me on twitter @GerardGrimes11. 



Photo Gallery for Drogheda United -v- Dundalk



Drogheda United
Stephen McGuinness
Goalkeeper
Colm Deasy
64Booked: 64'
Defender
Stephen Dunne
Defender
Luke Gallagher
Defender
Ciarán McGuigan
Defender
Sean Brennan
39Booked: 39'
89'
89Subbed Off: 89'
Midfielder
Killian Brennan
46'
46Subbed Off: 46'
Midfielder
Ryan McEvoy
Midfielder
Thomas Byrne
31Sent off: 31'
Forward
Ryan Masterson
72'
72Subbed Off: 72'
Forward
Adam Wixted
Forward

Substitutes
Ryan Coulter
Goalkeeper
Mark Doyle
89'
89Subbed On: 89'
Forward
Stephen Elliott
72'
72Subbed On: 72'
Forward
Marc Griffin
Forward
Conor Kane
Defender
Richie Purdy
Midfield
Sean Thornton
46'
46Subbed On: 46'
68Booked: 68'
Midfield
Dundalk
Gary Rogers
Goalkeeper
Sean Gannon
Defender
Brian Gartland
Defender
Dane Massey
Defender
Niclas Vemmelund
Defender
Robbie Benson
Midfielder 76'
76Subbed Off: 76'
Michael Duffy
Midfielder
58Scored: 58'
61'
61Subbed Off: 61'
Patrick McEleney
Midfielder
44Scored: 44'
Stephen O'Donnell
Midfielder
David McMillan
Forward
36Scored: 36'
39Scored: 39'
72'
72Subbed Off: 72'
Thomas Stewart
Forward

Substitutes
Paddy Barrett
Defender
Conor Clifford
Midfield
Sean Hoare
Defender
Ciarán Kilduff
Forward
72Subbed On: 72'
72'
83Scored: 83'
85Scored: 85'
Jamie McGrath
Midfield
61Subbed On: 61'
61'
Gabriel Sava
Goalkeeper
Chris Shields
Midfield
76Subbed On: 76'
76'