Sligo Rovers go top after 1-0 win in Tallaght

Sligo Rovers are top of the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division following Monday night’s impressive 1-0 victory against reigning champions Shamrock Rovers at Tallaght Stadium.

Romeo Parkes was the visitors matchwinner, scoring in the early moments of the second-half after excellent play by Jordan Gibson.

Rovers defender Robbie McCourt gave his reaction to Ocean FM’s Keith O’Dwyer after Monday night’s win:


Elsewhere, Finn Harps came back from a goal down to beat Waterford 2-1 at the RSC.

Bohemians hammered Dundalk 5-1 at Dalymount Park.

Monday night’s results
Shamrock Rovers 0 Sligo Rovers 1
Waterford FC 1 Finn Harps 2
Bohemians 5 Dundalk 1
Derry City 2 St Patrick’s Athletic 2
Drogheda Utd 4 Longford Town 1.