Champions Open At Home To Derry City
The fixture list for the 2019 SSE Airtricity League was released on Friday afternoon.
The champions will take on Derry City on the opening day (February 14th) at Oriel Park which will be followed by a trip to newly promoted Shelbourne. We welcome Cork City to Oriel on the following Monday and then travel to Tallaght Stadium on March 1st.
Our match between UEFA Champions League legs has been brought forward and we travel to Dalymount Park to take on Bohemians on May 25th. We finish the season with a home contest against Sligo Rovers.
The midseason break will take place from June 13th to 25th inclusive. The EA Sports Cup Final is on Saturday September 12th and the season finishes off with the extra.ie Cup Final on Sunday November 1st at the AVIVA Stadium.
We will host the President’s Cup for the first time since 2018, in what is our sixth consecutive appearance in the curtain raiser, against Shamrock Rovers on Sunday February 9th with kick-off to be confirmed in due course. Full fixture list to follow on this page shortly.
|February||Fri. 14||Derry City||H|
|February||Mon. 24||Cork City||H|
|February||Fri. 28||Shamrock Rovers||A|
|March||Fri. 6||Finn Harps||A|
|March||Fri. 13||St. Patrick’s Athletic||H|
|April||Sat. 4||Sligo Rovers||A|
|April||Fri. 10||Derry City||A|
|April||Mon. 20||Cork City||A|
|April||Fri. 24||Shamrock Rovers||H|
|April||Mon. 27||Finn Harps||H|
|May||Fri. 1||St. Patrick’s Athletic||A|
|May||Fri. 22||Sligo Rovers||H|
|May||Fri. 29||Derry City||H|
|June||Fri. 12||Cork City||H|
|June||Fri. 26||Shamrock Rovers||A|
|June||Mon. 29||Finn Harps||A|
|July||Fri. 3||St. Patrick’s Athletic||H|
|July||Sat. 25||Sligo Rovers||A|
|July||Fri. 31||Derry City||A|
|August||Fri. 28||Cork City||A|
|September||Fri. 11||Shamrock Rovers||H|
|September||Fri. 18||Finn Harps||H|
|October||Fri. 2||St. Patrick’s Athletic||A|
|October||Fri. 23||Sligo Rovers||H|
EA SPORTS Cup Fixture Dates:
First Round: 9th March
Second Round:13th April
Quarter-finals: 4th May
Semi-finals: 3rd August
Final: 12th September
Extra.ie FAI Cup
First Round: Weekend ending 9th August
Second Round: Weekend ending 16th August
Quarter-finals: Weekend ending 30th August
Semi-finals: Weekend ending 6th September
Final: November 3rd, AVIVA Stadium.
UEFA Champions League
First Qualifying Round 1st leg: 7/8 July
First Qualifying Round 2nd leg: 14/15 July
Draw: 16th June