Dundalk FC counting the cost after flare damages Oriel Park surface
2 Oct 2017
Dundalk FC are counting the cost this morning after a flare thrown onto the pitch at Oriel Park caused €15,000 damage to the artificial surface.
The Lilywhites were held to a 1-1 draw by Rovers in yesterday's FAI Cup semi final.
Before the game began a flare was thrown onto the pitch from the Rovers fans section causing the damage.
Earlier graffitti had been drawn on a wall at the Fane Bar in town.
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