EA Sports Cup: Dundalk Face Shels
Dundalk FC will face Shelbourne in the EA Sports First Round at Oriel Park. The match must be played by Monday 11th March. Dundalk are also due to travel to play Shelbourne on Friday 15th March in the Airtricity League Premier Division.
The draw for the First Round of the EA SPORTS Cup was made today by the National League Executive Committee.
The competition will be played on a knockout basis and is divided into four regionalised pools until the quarter-final stage.
The First Round Draw is:
Waterford United v Cobh Ramblers
Byes: Cork City, Limerick and Wexford Youths
Mayo League v Finn Harps
Mervue United v Cockhill Celtic
Byes: Derry City and Sligo Rovers
Bohemians v UCD
Byes: Bray Wanderers, St. Patrick’s Athletic and Salthill Devon
Athlone Town v Longford Town
Dundalk v Shelbourne
Byes: Drogheda United and Shamrock Rovers
First Round matches must be played on Monday, March 11 but may be played earlier by agreement of both clubs and the Airtricity League. The match dates will be confirmed in due course.