2019 League of Ireland Premier Division – Cork City vs Shamrock Rovers Preview & Prediction

THE FACTS

When does Cork City vs Shamrock Rovers kick off? Friday 5th April, 19:45 (UK)

Where is Cork City vs Shamrock Rovers being played? Turner's Cross

What television channel is Cork City vs Shamrock Rovers on? This match will not be televised live in the UK

Where can I stream Cork City vs Shamrock Rovers? Bet365 subscribers can stream the match on their website

Where can I get tickets for Cork City vs Shamrock Rovers?

Cork City – https://www.eventbrite.ie/o/cork-city-fc-18464360056

Shamrock Rovers – https://shamrockrovers.ie/match-tickets/

THE TEAM NEWS

CORK CITY

Predicted line-up (4-2-3-1): McNulty; Casey, Bennett, McCarthy, Griffin; McCormack, Morrissey; Buckley, Tilley, Sheppard; Cummins

Unavailable: Gillam (Injured), D. O'Connor (Injured), Horgan (Injured)

Doubtful: Bennett (Injured), Casey (Injured), McLoughlin (Injured)

SHAMROCK ROVERS

Predicted line-up (4-2-3-1): Mannus; O'Brien, Lopes, Grace, S. Kavanagh; McEneff, Bolger; Byrne, Finn, Carr; Greene

Unavailable: Bone (Injured)

Doubtful: Boyle (Injured), Clarke (Injured), Lopes (Injured), Carr (Injured)

THE PREDICTION

There is plenty on the line for both of these teams as Cork cannot afford to drop more points if they are to challenge for the title, while Rovers want to continue their excellent start to the campaign. A tight and cagey affair is on the cards and this could easily be a stalemate.