Wondering how Irish players around the world performed at the weekend? Joe McCarthy provides a roundup…
Friday, 21 October 2016
Melbourne City 2-3 Perth Glory
Andy Keogh scored his first hat trick almost exactly two years after his last triple on 19th October 2014.
Saturday, 22 October 2016
Burnley 2-1 Everton
Seamus Coleman made his 200th start for Everton
Jeff Hendrick was booked for the first time since the opening game of the season
Brentford 0-2 Barnsley
Conor Hourihane was booked for the fifth time this season and is suspended for the next game.
Newcastle Utd 3-0 Ipswich
David McGoldrick came off the bench to make his first appearance since August 9th.
Rotherham 0-1 Reading
Paul McShane scored his second of the season, two months after his last goal on 20 August 2016. The defender has now scored more than once in a season for the first time since 2012-13.
Wolverhampton Wanderers 0-1 Leeds United
Matt Doherty was booked for the first time this season, exactly 200 days after his last yellow card on April 5th.
Bradford City 3-3 Sheffield United
Billy Clarke scored his fifth goal of the season
MK Dons 0-3 Southend United
Simon Cox’s scored his third of the season, two months after his last strike on August 20th
Darren Potter was booked for the fifth time this season and is suspended for the next game.
Dundee Utd 2-1 Dumbarton
Willo Flood picked up his fourth booking of the season, his first since August 20th.