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Irish Abroad: Hoolahan, Browne, and Towell score

Joe McCarthy

Friday, 27th April 2018

Scottish Premier League

Aberdeen 2-0 Hearts
Anthony O’Connor’s first goal since August was also his fifth goal for Aberdeen

Saturday, 28th April 2018

Premier League

Southampton 2-1 Bournemouth
Shane Long came off the bench for his 150th appearance for Southampton

Championship

Hull City 0-2 Cardiff
David Meyler was booked for the first time since October

Norwich 2-1 Leeds United
In what was his last appearance for Norwich City, Wes Hoolahan’s start was his 470th appearance since leaving the League of Ireland, the goal he scored was his 70th since leaving the LOI, and his 30th in the Championship. #ThanksWes

Nottingham Forest 0-0 Bristol City
Daryl Murphy start was the striker’s first appearance since since Saturday, 17th March

QPR 3-1 Birmingham City
Ryan Manning was booked for the first time since November

Sheffield United 0-1 Preston North End
Alan Browne’s winner was his 15th goal for Preston

Middlesbrough 2-0 Millwall
Shaun Williams was booked for the fifth time this season

League 1

Bradford City 0-2 Southend United
Stephen McLaughlin’s start was his 50th appearance of the season, and his 150th appearance since leaving the League of Ireland

Bristol Rovers 1-1 Gillingham
Bradley Garmston made his 50th start for Gillingham

Oldham 0-0 Doncaster Rovers
Ian Lawlor was named in the Doncaster starting XI for the first time since February

Oxford United 2-1 Rochdale
Ryan Delaney was shown his first yellow card since Tuesday, 13th March

Peterborough 2-0 Fleetwood
Paddy Madden made his 300th appearance since leaving Bohemians

Plymouth 2-1 Rotherham
Graham Carey scored his 15th goal of the season
Richie Towell’s first goal since Saturday, 17 March was his fifth goal League One

League 2

Chesterfield 1-2 Wycombe Wanderers
Michael Harriman’s own goal was his first since March 2013

Colchester 0-0 Swindon Town
Donal McDermott was booked for the first time since November

Newport Co. 2-1 Cambridge United
Barry Corr was booked for the first time this season

Stevenage 3-1 Exeter
Luke Wade Slater’s start was his first appearance since Tuesday, 7th November
Pierce Sweeney’s ninth goal of the season was his first goal in a month

Yeovil 2-3 Mansfield Town
Connor Smith’s start was his first appearance since Saturday, 10th March

Scottish Premier League

Hibernian 5-3 Kilmarnock
Alan Power’s first yellow card in nearly two months was his fifth booking of 2017/18

Motherwell 2-1 Dundee
Darren O’Dea was booked for the first time since November

St Johnstone 1-1 Partick Thistle
Niall Keown made his 50th career start
Joe Shaughnessy scored his first goal since Thursday, 29th June 2017
Conor Sammon’s first goal since Saturday, 24 February was his tenth goal of the season, and his 30th goal in the SPL

Tuesday, 1st May 2018

League 2

Chesterfield 1-0 Newport Co.
Padraig Amond’s start was his 50th appearance for Newport County

 

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