EA Sports Cup First Round ties rescheduled after snow postponements

Fri, Mar 02 2018

Stephen Kenny with the trophy after the 2017 final. Credit: Brian F Smyth

All eight EA Sports Cup First Round ties have been rescheduled until later this month due to the current bout of severe weather that is gripping the country and was also responsible for the postponements of this weekend’s SSE Airtricity League ties.

The first round ties had originally been due to be played on either Monday, March 5 or Tuesday, March 6.

The games have now been rescheduled with the fixtures set to be spread across the month of March, on Monday, March 12, Tuesday, March 13, Monday, March 19, Monday, March 26 and Tuesday, March 27.

Rescheduled EA Sports Cup First Round Fixtures

Monday, March 12: Finn Harps v Mayo League, Finn Park, 7:45pm kick-off, (Pool 2).

Tuesday, March 13: Wexford FC v Cobh Ramblers, Ferrycarrig Park, 8pm kick-off, (Pool 1).

Monday, March 19: Galway United v Cockhill Celtic, Eamonn Deacy Park, 7:45pm kick-off, (Pool 2).

Monday, March 19: St. Mochta’s v Drogheda United, Porterstown Road, 7:45pm kick-off, (Pool 3).

Monday, March 26: Bray Wanderers v Shelbourne, Carlisle Grounds, 7:45pm kick-off, (Pool 3).

Monday, March 26: Bohemians v Cabinteely, Dalymount Park, 7:45pm kick-off, (Pool 4).

Monday, March 26: Waterford FC v UCC, RSC, 7:45pm kick-off, (Pool 1).

Tuesday, March 27: Athlone Town v UCD, Athlone Town Stadium, 7:45pm kick-off, (Pool 4).