Limerick come into this match sitting in a solid seventh and, with four points separating them from sixth and eighth, it looks as though Stuart Taylor's side will finish in that position.
Despite the Blues losing last time out against Bray Wanderers, they had put some form together, winning their previous three matches, including victory against second placed Dundalk away from home. Paddy Power price them at 11/10 (2.10) to get back to winning ways.
With UCD playing on Friday, Shelbourne have the chance to pile a small amount of pressure on them and closing the gap to three points.
However, with UCD only needing a point from their remaining two matches, the situation does not look good for the Shels, whose best bet may be to finish in 11th, which would send them into the relegation play-off.
With McDonnell's side not having won in the league in their last nine matches, it is no surprise to see Paddy Power price them as outsiders at 9/4 (3.25). The same firm prices the draw at 23/10 (3.30).
With Shelbourne losing seven of their last nine league matches, backing the home side at 11/10 (2.10) seems like a fantastic price. With all the pressure off them, Taylor's side should have no problems in seeing off a poor away outfit.
|Limerick to win at 11/10 (2.10) 1pt stake with Paddy Power|
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