Donegal to face Tyrone in Ulster Championship

Donegal will begin the defence of the Ulster and All-Ireland crowns with a home game against Tyrone.

Donegal will begin the defence of the Ulster and All-Ireland crowns with a home game against Tyrone.

It looks as if Jim McGuinness will have a tough road to travel in the defence of the crowns as after Tyrone, they would meet Derry or Down in the semi-final.

The full draw is

Preliminary round

Cavan v Fermanagh

Quarter-finals

Donegal v Tyrone

Derry v Down

Antrim v Monaghan

Fermanagh v Cavan/Armagh

Semi-finals

Donegal/Tyrone v Derry/Down

Antrim/Monaghan v Fermanagh/Cavan/Armagh.