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In a repeat of the 2012 FAI Cup final, the Candystripes take on St Patrick's Athletic in the league, while Cork City make the trip to Oriel Park to face fourth-placed Dundalk

Airtricity Premier Division: Round 10 Preview

Friday April 26
Kick-off (BST)
Dundalk - Cork City 1935
Bohemians - Bray Wanderers 1945
St Patrick's Athletic - Derry City
1945
UCD - Shamrock Rovers 1945
Saturday April 27
Kick-off (BST)
Limerick - Shelbourne 1945
Sligo Rovers - Drogheda United 1945

Dundalk
vs Cork City

PROBABLE LINE-UPS
Roma

Cherrie
Sullivan, Massey, Boyle, Osbourne
Rossiter, Mountney, Towell, O'Donnell, Ward
Byrne

 
Roma

McNulty
N Horgan, Buckley, Dennehy, Murphy
D Horgan, Dunleavy, Morrissey, Turner
Behan, Kavanagh
TEAM INFO
  • Chris Shields misses out through a knee injury.
  • John Dillon has a one game suspension.
  • Eoghan Osbourne is a doubt.
 
  • Midfielder Colin Healy is a doubt for Tommy Dunne's side.
  • Defenders Dan Murray and Kevin Murray miss out once again.
Bohemians
vs Bray Wanderers

PROBABLE LINE-UPS
Roma

Delaney
Lopes, Paisley, Byrne, Pender
Moore, McEvoy, Traynor
Buckley, Traynor, Scully

 
Roma

Quigley
Webster, D O'Connor, Knight, Hyland
Zambra, K O’Connor, Doyle, Dempsey
Waters, Byrne
TEAM INFO
  • Owen Heary remains sidelined with an ankle injury.
  • Dave Mulcahy, Dave Scully, and Darragh Reynor are all doubtful with illness.
 
  • Shane O'Connor and Kevin O'Connor have minor knocks and could miss out.
  • Eoin Hyland and Shane O'Neill are back in contention.
St Patrick's Athletic
vs Derry City

PROBABLE LINE-UPS


Clarke
O'Brien, Kenna, Browne, Bermingham
Russell, Bolger, Brennan
Byrne, Flood, Forrester


 


Doherty
Madden, McBride, S McEleney, Crawley
P McEleney, Higgins, Molloy, McNamee
Patterson, Rafter
TEAM INFO
  • Goalkeeper Brendan Clarke has recovered fully from a knee injury.
  • Saints boss Liam Buckley has no injury worries.
 
  • Stewart Greacen is a long-term injury absentee, but Shane McEleney returns from suspension.
  • Sean Houston, Kevin Deery and Paddy Kavanagh also miss out through injury.
  • The Candystripes can go top of the league with a win over the Saints.
UCD
vs Shamrock Rovers

PROBABLE LINE-UPS


Barron
Matthews, O’Connor, Boyle, Douglas
Langtry, Creevy, Walsh
Corcoran, McMillan, Clarke
 
Roma

Murphy
Sullivan, Powell, Elebert, Foran
Rice, Chambers, Dennehy, Finn
Kilduff, McCabe
TEAM INFO
  • Mick Leahy is the Students' only injury worry ahead of the game.
  • UCD have earned just one point in nine games.
 
  • Jason McGuinness and Ken Oman remain on the sidelines.
  • Conor Powell and Mark Quigley are both doubtful.
  • The Hoops are seeking their first away win in the league.
Limerick
vs Shelbourne

PROBABLE LINE-UPS


Ryan
Nzuzi O'Callaghan Folan Williams
Tracy O'Leary Gamble
Bossekota Curran Galbraith

 


Hanley
Memery, Shortall, Gartland, Ryan
Bayly, Hurley, Hanlon, Brennan
Hughes, Kelly

TEAM INFO
  • Jonathon Tiffoney has left the club due to homesickness, and returns to Alloa.
  • The Blues are seeking their third home win in the league.
 
  • Shelbourne have still not recorded a win in the 2013 season.
  • Alan Mathews' side have drawn one and lost four games away from home in the league this season.
Sligo Rovers
vs Drogheda United

PROBABLE LINE-UPS
Roma
Rogers
Keane, McMillan, Peers, Gaynor
Lynch, Ndo, Greene, Connolly, Cawley
Elding
 
Roma
Sava
Hand, Prendergast, Grimes, Quigley
Rusk, R Brennan, G Brennan, Foley, O'Conor
O'Brien


TEAM INFO
  • Iarflaith Davoren is suspended for the league leaders.
  • Sligo suffered two consecutive defeats last week and will be looking to bounce back against Drogheda.
 
  • The Drogs will be in good spirits after knocking out Sligo Rovers to reach the Setanta Sports Cup Final.
  • Despite progressing to the final, Drogheda lost 1-0 at the Showgrounds in the semi-final second leg on Monday.

Bet of the week

* Dundalk to beat Cork City at 5/4

This weekend's televised game should be an entertaining encounter at Oriel Park. Dundalk have improved hugely this season under new boss Stephen Kenny, and he should set out his side to record victory over the travelling Cork side.

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