EA Cup R1
Date: 7:45 p.m. April 4, 2017
Venue: United Park
Ref: Rob Harvey
Att: 150 (est)

Peno Scored: 13'
- Ryan Brennan 13'

Peno Miss: 30'
- Ryan Brennan 30'

Live Updates for Drogheda United -v- Bray Wanderers

90' + 6'

FULL TIME!

The game has ended between Drogheda United and Bray Wanderers.

90'

Six added minutes here due to the injury to Lloyd Buckley at the beginning of the second half. 

89'

Best move of the match from Drogheda. McCaffrey wins the ball, plays it to Byrne who sets Kane free down the left. His ball to the back post is flicked down to McCaffrey who fires over the bar.

88'

Substitution

Gary McCabe replaces Ger Pender for Bray Wanderers.

83'

Substitution

John Sullivan replaces Dylan Connolly for Bray Wanderers.

82'

Substitution

Jake Hyland replaces Eoghan Dempsey for Drogheda United.

82'

Substitution

Gareth McCaffrey replaces Jamie Hollywood for Drogheda United.

80'

Not much happening. Drogheda limited to a number of shots from outside the box. The latest a weak effort from Adam Wixted. 

75'

Substitution

Mark Salmon replaces Jamie Aherne for Bray Wanderers.

72'

Dylan Connolly breaks, beats Conor Kane and continues his run into the box. He is encouraged to shoot by shouts from the Bray dugout but his effort is high and wide. 

68'

Ryan Coulter palms a Ryan Brennan shot from outside the box over the bar. Resulting corner results in a free out to Drogheda. 

63'

First real chance of the second half for Bray. Dylan Connolly heads just wide from a corner. 

56'

Better play from Drogheda as Thomas Byrne goes on a surging runs before playing the ball inside to Hollywood. He gives it wide to Kane who crosses for Elliott to head on. However, the flag was up for offside. 

54'

Substitution

Luke Gallagher replaces Lloyd Buckley for Drogheda United.

51'

Worry for Lloyd Buckley here who is down injured. He has been getting treatment for around four minutes so far. Looks like he will be stretchered off here.

46'

Second Half

The second half between Drogheda United and Bray Wanderers has started.

45'

Half Time

It is half-time between Drogheda United and Bray Wanderers.

38'

Yellow Card

Alan Kehoe is booked for Bray Wanderers.

30'

MISSED PENO!

Ryan Brennan misses for Bray Wanderers from the penalty spot. Jamie Hollywood booked for a handball in the box. Seemed a harsh decision as Hollywood was no more than two yards from the ball which was hit straight at him. Ryan Brennan, who scored the first penalty, skies this penalty over the bar.

30'

Another penalty to Bray, Handball by Jamie Hollywood.

29'

Yellow Card

Jamie Hollywood is booked for Drogheda United.

29'

Fingertip save from Ryan Coulter to deny Daragh Noone. Corner to Bray.

25'

A mistake at the back from Conor Kenna sees Adam Wixted play the ball to Thomas Byrne for a rare Drogheda chance. Byrne quickly shoots at goal but is denied by a great save by Peter Cherrie to keep Bray in front. 

20'

Bray work the ball into the box where Jamie Aherne goes outside of his man before firing over the bar. 

13'

PENALTY SCORED!

Ryan Brennan scores for Bray Wanderers from the penalty spot. Bray are awarded a penalty as Lloyd Buckley was adjudged to have fouled Dylan Connolly just inside the box. Ryan Brennan steps up and fires past Coulter to give Bray the lead. 

12'

Bray have a penalty.

6'

Scramble in the Drogheda box from a Bray corner. The ball gets stuck in the feet of two Bray players before Drogheda fail to clear. The ball is drilled back towards goal before Drogheda defender Conor Kane finally clears the ball. 

2'

Early free kick for Drogheda as Thomas Byrne is fouled following a surging run forward. Byrne takes the free kick himself but his effort rises high over the bar. 

1'

GAME ON!

The game between Drogheda United and Bray Wanderers has kicked off.

0'

With none of Sean Brennan, Sean Thornton, Killian Brennan and Luke Gallagher starting tonight, it is Lloyd Buckley, the Boynesiders current longest serving player who captains Drogheda United tonight.

0'

Gerard Grimes here at United Park as Drogheda United host Bray Wanderers in the EA Sports Cup. Bray beat Drogheda 2-1 when these sides met at the Carlisle Grounds in league action last month. Teams are in and up on your screen. Any questions throughout the evening, you can contact me on twitter @GerardGrimes11 or the HQ @ExtratimeNews



Photo Gallery for Drogheda United -v- Bray Wanderers



Drogheda United
Ryan Coulter
Goalkeeper
Conor Kane
Defender
Kevin Farragher
Defender
Shane Elworthy
Defender
Eoghan Dempsey
82'
82Subbed Off: 82'
Defender
Lloyd Buckley
54'
54Subbed Off: 54'
Defender
Adam Wixted
Midfielder
Ryan McEvoy
Midfielder
Jamie Hollywood
29Booked: 29'
82'
82Subbed Off: 82'
Midfielder
Stephen Elliott
Forward
Thomas Byrne
Forward

Substitutes
Dylan Sweeney
Goalkeeper
Richie Purdy
Midfield
Gareth McCaffrey
82'
82Subbed On: 82'
Forward
Jake Hyland
82'
82Subbed On: 82'
Midfield
Luke Gallagher
54'
54Subbed On: 54'
Midfield
Mark Doyle
Forward
Gavin Brennan
Midfield
Bray Wanderers
Peter Cherrie
Goalkeeper
Conor Kenna
Defender
Alan Kehoe
Defender
38Booked: 38'
Derek Foran
Defender
Keith Buckley
Defender
Darragh Noone
Midfielder
Jason Marks
Midfielder
Dylan Connolly
Midfielder 83'
83Subbed Off: 83'
Ryan Brennan
Midfielder
13Peno: 13'
30Peno Miss: 30'
Ger Pender
Forward 88'
88Subbed Off: 88'
Jamie Aherne
Forward 75'
75Subbed Off: 75'

Substitutes
John Sullivan
Midfield
83Subbed On: 83'
83'
Lee Steacy
Goalkeeper
Mark Salmon
Midfield
75Subbed On: 75'
75'
Ryan Robinson
Defender
Gary McCabe
Midfield
88Subbed On: 88'
88'
Hugh Douglas
Defender
Tim Clancy
Defender