Harps draw Sligo Rovers in the second round of EA Cup

Another local derby clash for Harps and Sligo supporters

Tom Comack


Tom Comack




Finn Harps will face Sligo Rovers in another North West derby clash in the second round EA SPORTS Cup.

Meanwhile, holders Derry City will welcome Longford Town to the Brandywell following today’s second round draw made at the FAI HQ, Abbotstown earlier today .

Premier Division leaders Shamrock Rovers will travel to the Carlisle Grounds to face First Division leaders Bray Wanderers whilst Cabinteely will travel to Dalymount Park to face Bohemians.

Cork City will welcome the winner of Limerick and Cobh Ramblers to Turner's Cross whilst Finn Harps will host Sligo Rovers in a north-west derby. Premier Division side UCD face Shelbourne at Tolka Park, Dundalk travel to Richmond Park to face St. Patrick's Athletic and Waterford will host First Division side Galway United.

All fixtures set to be played on April 1/2 with times and dates set to be confirmed at a later date.

EA SPORTS Cup - Second Round Draw

Bohemians v Cabinteely

Bray Wanderers v Shamrock Rovers

Cork City v Limerick/Cobh Ramblers

Derry City v Longford Town

Finn Harps v Sligo Rovers

Shelbourne v UCD

St. Patrick’s Athletic v Dundalk

Waterford v Galway United