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Bet of the day: Shamrock Rovers to win 2-0 against St Patrick’s in League of Ireland clash

| 02.09.2016

Lee Gormley | September 1, 2016

Coral’s bet of the day

  • Shamrock Rovers currently sit fourth in the League of Ireland
  • They are nine points ahead of next opponents St Patrick’s Athletic
  • Rovers have already toppled their rivals 2-0 earlier this season
  • The last three meetings have ended with a 2-0 result
  • Shamrocks have lost just one of their last eight home league outings

Shamrock Rovers to win 2-0 at 17/2

Here at Coral, we’re mixing things up a bit, with our latest bet of the day featuring an intriguing League of Ireland match-up between Shamrock Rovers and St Patrick’s Athletic, as they prepare to collide at the Tallaght Stadium.

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Shamrock Rovers currently sit in a promising position in Ireland’s top division and will enter their latest domestic encounter on the back of some impressive form, making them a tasty 17/2 to triumph 2-0 on home soil.

So, read on to find out why this tasty price on Shamrock Rovers to win 2-0 is worth backing ahead of the Friday night action…

Rovers to edge out St Patrick’s

Pat Fenlon’s Hoops currently reside in fourth place of the Irish top-flight and have enjoyed some impressive performances in front of their own fans in recent weeks.

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Going into this match-up with St Patrick’s, the Dublin-based outfit are a substantial eight points ahead of their next opponents, having won three of their previous five domestic outings.

The Rovers have already toppled their rivals 2-0 earlier in the campaign, thanks to goals from Brandon Miele and Gary Shaw, with the last three fixture clashes having ended with that precise scoreline.

After just a single home defeat in the league in eight games and, with recent fixture history suggesting another 2-0 scoreline in the Irish capital, make sure to back Shamrock Rovers to earn that result in this Friday night encounter!


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Lee Gormley

Lee joined the Coral team in 2014 after studying at Leeds Trinity University, having moved across the water from Ireland, and has plenty of industry experience from his time with various news outlets in both England and Northern Ireland. After graduating with a BA Honours degree in Sports Journalism, he has since become an important member of the talented sports desk, passionately covering boxing, football and snooker, among many other sports. Lee is also a massive Manchester United and Republic of Ireland fan, but curbs any bias during his work, and outside of his job can be found regularly taking part in sport himself, such as boxing, GAA and football.