The draw took place at FAI HQ, Abbotstown today where Rovers were drawn at home in Pool 4 against Longford Town in a repeat of last year’s quarter final which Rovers won 1 nil with a Dean Dillon goal.
There are still several ties to be played in the first round of the EA SPORTS Cup with a number of fixtures postponed due to the severe weather.
The EA SPORTS Cup fixtures and second round draw is as follows:-
Monday, 2nd April – EA SPORTS Cup First Round Pool 3 – St. Mochta’s v Drogheda United, 5.30 pm.
Monday, 2nd April – EA SPORTS Cup Second Round Pool 1 – Limerick v Cobh Ramblers; Waterford/U.C.C. v Cork City. Pool 2 – Finn Harps v Derry City; Galway United v Sligo Rovers. Pool 3 – St. Patrick’s Athletic v Dundalk. Pool 4 – Bohemians/Cabinteely v Athlone Town/U.C.D.; Shamrock Rovers v Longford Town.
Monday, 23rd April – EA SPORTS Cup Second Round Pool 3 – Bray Wanderers/Shelbourne v St. Mochta’s/Drogheda United.