Cork City win FAI Cup for a second year in a row after beating Dundalk on penalties

Cork City won the Irish Daily Mail FAI Cup in dramatic fashion beating Dundalk 5-3 on penalties at the Aviva Stadium. Mark McNulty saved Michael Duffy’s penalty to give Kieran Sadlier the opportunity to send the cup to Leeside for the second year running. Sadlier duly seized the opportunity to become

Dundalk and Shamrock Rovers to meet again to see who reaches the Cup Final

Dundalk and Shamrock Rovers must meet again in a replay after the sides drew one goal a piece at Oriel Park today in their FAI Cup semi final clash. Dundalk went ahead through a Robbie Benson goal that was worked well up the pitch by captain Stephen O’Donnell and played across

Dundalk draw Shamrock Rovers in FAI Cup semi final

The draw for the FAI Cup semi finals took place tonight on Soccer Republic. It drew League of Ireland heavyweights Dundalk and Shamrock Rovers. Cork City will play Limerick at home. The fixtures will take place on Friday 29th September and Sunday October 1st. More details to follow.

What have we learned in the League of Ireland this week?

The FAI Cup took centre stage this weekend in the league of Ireland with 16 clubs all fighting it out for a place in the quarter finals. 25 goals were scored across 8 games that seen non-league Bluebell United knock out Cabinteely in Stradbrook. Defending champions Cork City practically walked

The Louth Derby is the pick of the bunch in FAI Cup draw

The FAI Cup 1/4 draw took place this evening and the Louth Derby between Dundalk and Drogheda United is the pick of the bunch. LSL side Bluebell United have been rewarded with a home tie against Shamrock Rovers. Here is the full draw: Longford Town v Cork City Bluebell Utd v Shamrock Rovers Galway Utd

The draw has been made for the FAI Cup last 16 fixtures

The draw has been made for the FAI Cup last 16 ties. There is only two all Premier Division ties as Pat's drew Galway United and Limerick drew Finn Harps. Shelbourne v Shamrock Rovers Bangor Celtic v Longford Town Cork City v Athlone Town Bluebell United v Cabinteely Drogheda United v Cobh Wanderers Crumlin United v Dundalk St