3/4/99 - City Regain Lead After Thriller
With St Pats playing on Monday, Cork took the championship lead by one point after defeating Sligo Rovers. Flanagan took the lead before Hoeks equalised for Sligo. Flanagan got his second before Morley gave City a 3-1 lead. After 49 minutes Flanagan completed his hat-trick, with Shannon replying with 15 minutes left. Cahill finished the match by converting a penalty which he was fouled for, to leave the scoreline 5-2 to City.