Saturday 16 December 2017

Watch: Ugly scenes as fans invade pitch at League of Ireland game

15 April 2016; Gary McCabe, right, Shamrock Rovers, celebrates after scoring his side's first goal with team mate Pat Cregg. SSE Airtricity League, Premier Division, Bohemians v Shamrock Rovers. Dalymount Park, Dublin. Picture credit: David Maher / SPORTSFILE
15 April 2016; Gary McCabe, right, Shamrock Rovers, celebrates after scoring his side's first goal with team mate Pat Cregg. SSE Airtricity League, Premier Division, Bohemians v Shamrock Rovers. Dalymount Park, Dublin. Picture credit: David Maher / SPORTSFILE

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These are the ugly scenes that erupted at a League of Ireland game in Dublin this evening.

Footage emerged of fans who charged the field and clashed with stewards following Bohemians League of Ireland match against Shamrock Rovers tonight.

Gardaí have confirmed that no arrests were made after the Premier Division game in Phibsboro, which saw Shamrock Rovers beat the hosts, Bohemians, by 4-0.

Bohemians have released a statement following the scenes. The club said: "Bohemian FC wishes to express our disappointment with the small minority in attendance who were responsible for causing crowd disturbances which interrupted tonight's game against Shamrock Rovers at Dalymount Park.

"The club will work closely with stewards and An Garda Síochána to identify the individuals responsible."

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