Rovers v Harps: 5 Facts

 

50

Liam Martin can make the 50th appearance of his total time with Rovers in this Saturday’s game against the team from the county of his birth.

He has five goals in his time to date from the 49 matches played in.

 

12

The Bit o’Red have now gone unbeaten in 12 Showgrounds games after beating Galway United.

It is the beat run since an 18-game stretch between August 2011 and May 2012.

 

1998

Finn Harps last won a Premier Division game at The Showgrounds on May 02 in 1998, a 2-0 win.

There has been fie north-west derbies played since then.

 

80

The suspended Raff Cretaro continued his scoring run with another against Galway United on Saturday, his 80th for the club.

He is now just two behind Padraig Moran for second-most goals with the club.

 

5

Finn Harps have lost their last five games in a row without scoring.

The most recent was to Shamrock Rovers following Bray Wanderers, Wexford Youths, Bohemians and Derry City.

 

 

 

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