THE LAYER'S VIEW.
Lastweek'sdisastrousloss attitlerivalsSligoleavesthem trailinginthirdplaceandwith noleaguewininfour. Graham GartlandandChris Turnerwill bemissingforthehomeside. Drogheda have only been beatentwicethisseasonand cangetsomething at Tallaght.
Bray, meanwhile, have found someformin recentweeks with three victories on the bounce. This form is a little deceiving though as all three wins have been against bottomend teams and St Pat's will provide a much sterner test. Unbeatenthisseason,expect Pat'stonickavictory .
Wec an'tseeanythingbuta comprehensivehomewinfor Cork City against UCD, with sevenpointsinthelastninefor Cork after a poor start. UCD wereupagainsttenmenfor77 minutes last week and were stillbeaten.
At O riel, the battle for the wooden spoon continues as the bottom two go head to head.Monaghan'shammering athometoDerryisafurther setback. Wea rea voidingthe drawandgojust21-10.