EA Sports Cup First Round Draw Made

Tue, Feb 18 2020

Dundalk boss Vinny Perth after winning the 2019 edition of the EA Sports Cup. Credit: Clare McCahill (ETPhotos)

The draw for the First Round of the EA Sports Cup took place today.

Nine of the First Division teams were in today’s draw, with Shamrock Rovers ll excluded, they were joined by three non-league sides Crumlin United, UCC and Cockhill Celtic.

Three of the drawn ties are repeats of fixtures from last year’s EA Sports Cup First Round with Galway United facing Athlone Town, Bray Wanderers hosting Wexford and Longford Town taking on Cockhill Celtic.

The matches will be played on the 9th and 10th of March with kick-off times to be confirmed.

EA Sports Cup Draw in Full

Monday 9th March

Cabinteely v Crumlin United

Drogheda United v UCD


Tuesday 10th March

Galway United v Athlone Town

Longford Town v Cockhill Celtic

UCC v Cobh Ramblers

Wexford v Bray Wanderers