GALLERY: St. Pat's draw first blood in Europa League qualifier with victory over Jeunesse-Esch

Christy Fagan bagged the only goal of the game in the first half

GALLERY: St. Pat's draw first blood in Europa League qualifier with victory over Jeunesse-Esch

Image: ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson 

St. Patrick's Athletic hold the advantage heading into the second leg of their Europa League qualifying first round tie after a 1-0 win over Jeunesse-Esch of Luxemborg.

Christy Fagan's first half strike was enough to hand the Dublin side victory at Richmond Park and they'll be high on confidence heading into the return fixture on 5 July.

The teams line-out at Richmond Park this evening.

Billy Dennehy challenges goalkeeper Marc Oberweis

Keith Tracey heads the ball under pressure from Patrick Stumpf

Christy Fagan celebrates scoring the only goal of the game.

Ger O’Brien goes down under the tackle of Herve Emmanuel.

 

All Images courtesy of ©INPHO/Dan Sheridan and ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson