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Bohs Host Shelbourne In Pick Of Ties In FAI Cup First Round Draw

FAI Cup draw

The FAI Cup first round draw took place this evening with Bohemians set to host Shelbourne at Dalymount Park.  Meanwhile, Dundalk will begin their title defence with a trip to St Colman’s Park to take on Cobh Ramblers while last year’s finalists, Cork City, have been drawn to face Cabinteely. Finn Harps must travel to face Shamrock Rovers while St …

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Dundalk Deny Cork City Their Third Straight FAI Cup

After Cork City’s dominance last season, Dundalk have done the domestic double this time around. Despite their imperious form, the Louth side were on the back foot in the early going of the FAI Cup final today at the Aviva Stadium. Cork’s attack were only settling into the game though, and it was the league champions that drew first blood. …

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Watch: Dundalk’s Cleary Lucky To Escape Red For Reckless Tackle

Dundalk and UCD are currently contesting the first of this weekend’s FAI Cup semi-finals and if this challenge from Dan Cleary is anything to go by, then there’s quite a lot of niggle in this game. At halftime, the champions-elect lead UCD 1-0 but the studetns will feel aggrieved that they don’t have a man advantage after a two-footed lunge from …

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Non-League CIE Ranch Almost Cause Almighty Shock In FAI Cup

A monumental upset almost took place on Friday night in the FAI Cup. The second round of the tournament saw two non-league sides in Maynooth University Town and CIE Ranch visit Premier Division champions Cork City and First Division leaders UCD respectively. While Maynooth expectedly lost out 4-0 to Cork, CIE Ranch pushed UCD all the way in normal time of …

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People Were Absolutely Loving Sean Maguire’s Appearance On The Field After FAI Cup Final

Sean Maguire

Sean Maguire and Kevin O’Connor arrived onto the field to join in Cork City’s celebrations today… Cork City have secured the double in the most dramatic circumstances in the Aviva Stadium, after seeing off Dundalk following a penalty shootout. John Caulfield’s side capped off a remarkable season, in which they secured a league title after some hammer blows throughout the …

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Cork City And Dundalk Kept Apart In FAI Cup Semi-Final Draw

Irish Daily Mail FAI Cup Final, Aviva Stadium, Dublin 6/11/2016 Cork City vs Dundalk Cork's Garry Buckley and Stephen O’Donnell of Dundalk

The FAI Cup semi-final draw took place in Dublin on Monday evening – and sees last year’s finalists Cork City and Dundalk on course to meet again in this year’s Aviva showpiece. John Caulfield’s side came away from Longford Town on Saturday with a 4-1 victory against Neale Fenn’s First Division side, joining Shamrock Rovers, Dundalk and Limerick in the hat …

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The FAI Cup Quarter Final Draw Has Been Made

Irish Daily Mail FAI Cup Final, Aviva Stadium, Dublin 6/11/2016 Cork City vs Dundalk Cork's Greg Bolger celebrates with The FAI Cup

With just eight teams remaining in this year’s FAI Cup, we’re fast approaching the business end of the competition. Shocks were in relatively short supply over the weekend as sixteen became eight, with the exception of Leinster Senior League side Bluebell United seeing off the challenge of First Division outfit Cabinteely at Stradbrook. Their reward for that impressive result is …

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