Dundalk and Shamrock Rovers favourites for title
The League of Ireland Premier Division season begins tonight.
Dundalk start their quest for a third title in a row with the visit of Derry City to Oriel Park.
Talk of a potential takeover hovers over Cork City ahead of their game with newly promoted Shelbourne.
And St. Patrick's Athletic welcome Waterford to Richmond Park.
Those three matches kick off at 7.45.
There's a north-west derby in Ballybofey where Finn Harps entertain Sligo Rovers from 8pm.
The Premier Division title is seen as a scrap between Dundalk and Shamrock Rovers.