Holders Shelbourne to host Wexford Youths in WNL Cup quarter-finals

Wed, Apr 19 2017

Shelbourne captain Pearl Slattery holds aloft the Women's National League Cup after beating UCD Waves in the final in May 2016. Credit: Tom Beary

Holders Shelbourne will host Wexford Youths in the quarter-finals of the Women's National League Cup on Saturday, May 28th, following an open draw on Tuesday afternoon.

 

Shels defeated UCD Waves in the final in 2015-16 – the competition didn't take place during the 2016 short season – on their way to a league and league cup double.

 

Galway will play host to UCD Waves in Saturday's other quarter-final, while the following day sees Kilkenny United host Cork City at the Watershed.

 

Peamount United have received a bye to the semi-finals.

 

The full draw for the Women's National League Cup quarter-finals:

 

Saturday, 27th May, Galway WFC v UCD Waves, Eamonn Deacy Park, 6pm
Saturday, 27th May, Shelbourne Ladies v Wexford Youths WFC, Morton Stadium, 7pm
Sunday, 28th May, Kilkenny United v Cork City WFC, The Watershed, 2pm