Galway United travel to Lissywollen tomorrow evening to face Athlone Town at 7.45pm.
United take on a struggling Athlone Town outfit this week at the Athlone Town Stadium.
The Tribesmen will be targeting another victory to heap more pressure on Shelbourne after defeating the league leaders last week at Eamonn Deacy Park.
Shane Doherty, Killian Brouder and Ruairi Keating hit the Shels net before the away side scored a consolation goal to secure an impressive 3-1 win over Ian Morris' side. Second-placed United are now seven points off Shels with eight games to go.
Athlone Town will be under new stewardship for Friday's fixture after Paul Doolin replaced Adrian Carberry as manager earlier this week.
Athlone were defeated 6-0 by UCD at the UCD Bowl in their most recent First Division outing, which leaves them in sixth place on the table,
eight points off playoff positions.
United manager John Caulfield wants no complacency from his team as they prepare for their clash with Athlone Town on Friday evening.