GALLERY: First-half goal sends St Patrick's Athletic crashing out of Europe

They were beaten 1-0 by Dinamo Minsk this evening at Richmond Park

St Patrick's Athletic

Image: ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson 

A first half Gleb Rassadkin goal condemned St Patrick's Athletic to defeat in tonight's Europa League qualifier, with the League of Ireland side crashing out 2-1 on aggregate.

The Belarusian side ran were full value for their victory at  Richmond Park, with Pat's effort off the bar in the first half the closest they came to an equaliser.

They exit the competition while Cork City and Dundalk remain in the Europa League and Champions League respectively.

Keith Treacy with Artsem Bykov

Billy Dennehy reacts to a missed

Graham Kelly with Mohammed El contest possession 

Gleb Rassadkin celebrates scoring a goal with team-mates

Players from both sides are involved in a a skirmish in the second half

Dinamo Minsk players make their way of the pitch after the final whistle 


Images courtesy of: ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson