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Date: 6:30 p.m. March 19, 2018
Venue: Markets Field
Att: 1,348
TV:

Peno Scored: 75'
- Graham Burke 75'

Red: 83'
- Sean Kavanagh 83'

Live Updates for Limerick -v- Shamrock Rovers

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90' + 4'

FULL TIME!

The game has ended between Limerick and Shamrock Rovers.

90' + 3'

Limerick have everybody forward and Rovers break, Dan Carr sends a shot wide when he probably should have scored.

90' + 2'

Corner for Limerick

90'

Four minutes added. 

88'

Substitution

Adam Foley replaces Tony Whitehead for Limerick.

86'

A good Fitzgerald cross is met by Ellis with Coleman looking for a penalty for grappling. The ball goes wide, however. 

85'

Substitution

Luke Byrne replaces Graham Burke for Shamrock Rovers.

85'

Kavanagh goes in late on Billy Dennehy and Graham Kelly dishes out the red card. 

83'

Red Card

Sean Kavanagh is sent off for Shamrock Rovers.

82'

Yellow Card

Trevor Clarke is booked for Shamrock Rovers.

79'

Ellis wins a corner. He takes it and it goes out for another.



79'

Substitution

Jeff McGowan replaces Shaun Kelly for Limerick.

77'

Burke sends Clarke the wrong way, Rovers lead. Limerick can have little arguement after the forceful tackle from Kelly. 

76'

Yellow Card

Ronan Finn is booked for Shamrock Rovers.

75'

PENALTY SCORED!

Graham Burke scores for Shamrock Rovers from the penalty spot.

75'

Penalty for Rovers, Ronan Finn felled by Shaun Kelly. 

73'

Substitution

Brandon Miele replaces Joel Coustrain for Shamrock Rovers.

71'

Corner for the Hoops. Limerick scramble it clear. 

68'

Cian Coleman robs Rovers of the ball and nutmegs Lee Grace before sending a shot narrowly wide. 

68'

Billy Dennehy fires a free-kick straight by the goal, Limerick failed to attack the ball and it goes wide.

67'

Boyle upends Ellis and Limerick have a free-kick.

64'

Substitution

Daniel Carr replaces Gary Shaw for Shamrock Rovers.

63'

Attendance is 1,348



62'

Substitution

Karl O'Sullivan replaces Henry Cameron for Limerick.

60'

Yellow Card

Billy Dennehy is booked for Limerick.

58'

Shaw fails to connect with a low cross and Clarke can gather. 

55'

Utility man Cantwell sends an ambitious effort narrowly over the bar. 

55'

Somehow, Limerick win a corner. I'm not sure how Chencinski dropped the ball. 

52'

Limerick fans ignore the offside flag and think they've a penalty. But Ellis was offside before Chencinski tripped him. 

51'

Brouder clashes with Coustrain, as Rovers fans want a penalty. But nothing comes of it and Rovers send the ball wide once more.

47'

No changes for either side. 

46'

Second Half

Shamrock Rovers get us underway for the second half. 

45' + 1'

Half Time

It is half-time between Limerick and Shamrock Rovers.

45'

Kavanagh sends the free-kick straight at Clarke. 

44'

Coleman gives away a free-kick on the edge of the area after jumping to win a header. The ball is in the 'D'



40'

Yellow Card

Cian Coleman is booked for Limerick.

38'

Joel Coustrain, who is from the Limerick-Clare border, takes aim and almost hits somebodies back window!

38'

Burke sends a free-kick well over. Limerick struggling to clear their lines at the moment. 

35'

Rovers adamant they should have a corner as Bone skews a shot wide. 

29'

The free-kick count is rising, but neither keeper has had to break sweat so far. 

23'

A drop in tempo at the minute. Rovers pressing early and pressing often. 

16'

A good pace to this game so far. Limerick looking to play on the counter attack with Will Fitzgerald prominent so far. 

10'

Will Fitzgerald beats Chenchinski to the ball and with the goal open he is denied by a diving block from Roberto Lopes. Fitzgerald appeals for a penalty but the referee gives a corner. 

9'

Ronan Finn smashes a shot from 25 yards narrowly wide. The Rovers captain was disappointed to see it go wide. 

5'

Gary Shaw tees up Graham Burke, who heads harmlessly wide. 

2'

Corner for the Hoops

1'

GAME ON!

The game between Limerick and Shamrock Rovers has kicked off.



0'

Good evening from a sunny Markets Field. Shamrock Rovers make three changes, meanwhile Limerick make two. Sam Bone, Joel Coustrain, Gary Shaw all come into the Hoopsline-up. Killian Brouder comes in for Limerick, as does Henry Cameron, New Zealand international. 



Photo Gallery for Limerick -v- Shamrock Rovers



Limerick
Brendan Clarke
Goalkeeper
Killian Brouder
Defender
Killian Cantwell
Defender
Shaun Kelly
79'
79Subbed Off: 79'
Defender
Tony Whitehead
88'
88Subbed Off: 88'
Defender
Henry Cameron
62'
62Subbed Off: 62'
Midfielder
Cian Coleman
40Booked: 40'
Midfielder
Billy Dennehy
60Booked: 60'
Midfielder
Shane Duggan
Midfielder
William Fitzgerald
Midfielder
Connor Ellis
Forward

Substitutes
Adam Foley
88'
88Subbed On: 88'
Forward
Tommy Holland
Goalkeeper
Jeff McGowan
79'
79Subbed On: 79'
Unknown
Alan Murphy
Defender
Karl O'Sullivan
62'
62Subbed On: 62'
Midfield
Shamrock Rovers
Tomer Chencinski
Goalkeeper
Roberto Lopes
Defender
Lee Grace
Defender
Trevor Clarke
Defender
82Booked: 82'
Ethan Boyle
Defender
Ronan Finn
Midfielder
76Booked: 76'
Sam Bone
Midfielder
Gary Shaw
Forward 64'
64Subbed Off: 64'
Sean Kavanagh
Forward
83Sent off: 83'
Joel Coustrain
Forward 73'
73Subbed Off: 73'
Graham Burke
Forward
75Peno: 75'
85'
85Subbed Off: 85'

Substitutes
Joey O'Brien
Defender
Brandon Miele
Midfield
73Subbed On: 73'
73'
David McAllister
Midfield
Kevin Horgan
Goalkeeper
Daniel Carr
Forward
64Subbed On: 64'
64'
Luke Byrne
Defender
85Subbed On: 85'
85'
Greg Bolger
Midfield