Monday 16 September 2019

Big guns avoid each other in quarter-final of the FAI Cup

Gary O'Neill of Shamrock Rovers, left, is congratulated by team-mates after scoring his side's first goal during the FAI Cup second round win over Drogheda United at Tallaght Stadium in Dublin. Photo by Seb Daly/Sportsfile
Gary O'Neill of Shamrock Rovers, left, is congratulated by team-mates after scoring his side's first goal during the FAI Cup second round win over Drogheda United at Tallaght Stadium in Dublin. Photo by Seb Daly/Sportsfile

Harry Clarke

The Leinster Senior League's Crumlin United will face Bohemians in the quarter-finals of the FAI Cup.

Martin Loughran's side saw off Lucan United in the last 16 and have been rewarded with a home tie against Keith Long's Bohs, who beat Longford on penalties on Friday night.

Holders Dundalk face a tricky away day against Waterford while Shamrock Rovers, 4-0 winners against Drogheda in the last round, are away to Galway United.

FAI Cup quarter final draw

Galway United v Shamrock Rovers

Sligo Rovers v UCD

Waterford v Dundalk

Crumlin v Bohemians

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