Dundalk face FAI Cup trip to Waterford
Dundalk FC will play Waterford FC at the RSC in the quarter-finals of the Extra.ie FAI Cup. The draw took place on RTÉ Radio One’s Morning Ireland programme this morning.
The draw makes it three away trips on the trot for the Lilywhites as they defend the FAI Cup trophy they won in 2018.
Vinny Perth’s men reached the quarter-finals with a dramatic extra time 3-2 win over Derry City at the Ryan McBride Brandywell on Friday night, having overcome Cobh Ramblers at St Colman’s Park in the first round.
Alan Reynold’s Waterford reached the same stage courtesy of a 2-0 away win over non-league Glengad United at Maginn Park in Buncrana on Saturday, after a win at Maynooth United in round one.
Ties will be played on the weekend of Friday 6 September. The full quarter-final line-up is as follows:
Galway United vs Shamrock Rovers
Sligo Rovers vs UCD
Waterford vs Dundalk
Crumlin United vs Bohemians