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Mervue United's vast improvement in 2011 was rewarded with a seventh placed finish in the League of Ireland First Division.
Encouraged after earning a draw against Longford Town, Paul McGee's Salthill Devon now host FAI Cup finalists Shelbourne in a crucial first division encounter.
Disappointed following a thumping defeat to Athlone Town, Mervue United will be hoping for a significant improvement when Monaghan United visit Fahy's Field tomorrow night.
Last Saturday evening at Drom provided a reminder of Mervue United's considerable improvement this season as they demolished Salthill Devon in the first division.
Derby games are always renowned for their unpredictability so anything could happen in Saturday's contest at Drom between cross-town rivals Salthill Devon and Mervue United. Having finally posted a home win at the 10th time of asking, Salthill will be buoyed up by last Sunday afternoon's triumph over Mervue. Teenager Timmy Molloy, who still has two years remaining in secondary school at Colaiste Iognaid, confirmed his potential with a splendid second-half winner.
Mervue United head for Gortakeegan tomorrow evening charged with the task of lowering the colours of high-flying Monaghan United.
Johnny Glynn's Mervue United return to Fahy's Field tomorrow evening charged with getting back to winning ways against Athlone Town, while Salthill Devon have a stiff test Leeside against high-flying Cork City.
It has been a particularly demanding season for Salthill Devon, who will be eager to deliver a promising result at Drom on Saturday evening against Monaghan United.
The FAI Cup does not feature too high on Salthill Devon or Mervue United's priority list, but, nonetheless, the two Galway outfits will be intent on registering results that could nudge them into the last 16 of the competition.
The Galway derby may have ended in a disappointing scoreless draw at Fahy's Field last Friday, but both Mervue United and Salthill Devon will be hoping to build on their improved form this evening.