The Irish Daily Mail FAI Cup semi-final replay between Cork City and Bohemians will be broadcast live on RTE2.
The cup replay will take place on Monday, October 8, with kick-off moved to 7.30pm in order to facilitate the live transmission of the fixture at Turner's Cross.
If both teams are level
Stalemate at Dalymount as holders Cork snatch a replay with an 85th minute Sadlier penalty cancelling out DinnyCorcoran’s opener in a hugely dramatic and controversial circumstances.
The visitors started the brighter looking more composed in possession but the games first real chance of note came from a Kevin Devaney header, narrowly
Irish Daily Mail FAI Cup Champions Cork City will have their quarter-final trip to Longford Town televised on RTE2.
The quarter-final tie at the City Calling Stadium will be played on Friday, September 7 with kick-off at 7.30pm as the Leesiders look to continue their defence of the FAI Cup.
I’ve had the Radiohead song ‘’No Surprises’’ [from the ‘’OK Computer’’ album] going around and around in my head all weekend. It came to mind when I saw the results from Round 2 of the Irish Daily Mail FAI Cup. No prizes for guessing why I thought of ‘’No Surprises’’.
It’s FAI Cup week. Again. Round 2 has come around really fast, just time between it and Round 1 to fit in a single series of League games. It will be the same between Round 2 and the quarter-finals, if your team is lucky enough to still be involved.
We’d already done a family outing to Bray on Friday night for an FAI Cup tie, which had seen Bray lose in extra time to Finn Harps, but Sunday saw Blaise and myself venture out for more Cup action. We didn’t have far to go, in fairness – Home Farm
Home Farms Sean Goulding wonder strike was the highlight of a pretty routine victory for holder Cork City, as the “Rebel Army” ran out 5-1 winners in the first round of the Irish Daily Mail FAI Senior Cup clash at a rainy Whitehall.
John Caulfields troops put their midweek European disappointment
This coming week will be one of the highlights of the season for me. The entry of the 20 League of Ireland clubs into the FAI Cup, joining the 12 non-league survivors, is sure to serve up thrills and spills; shocks, upsets and giant-killings.
The Cup is a welcome break
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 FC have released a special edition jersey made especially for the FAI Cup Final on November 5th with Cork City at the Aviva Stadium.
Fans can buy this shirt at Oriel Park on Saturday at their Monster Sale which will feature some of the playing staff for pictures also.