The quarter-final draw of the under 19 Champions knockout phase has been made, following the conclusion of the regular domestic under 19 season.
This is the first season of under 19 football where this Champions knockout phase will operate. The top four from both the Northern and Southern Elite Divisions qualify for the knockout round and face off against each other.
The Quarter Final fixtures where dependent on each club’s final position in each of the divisions. First and second in either division picked up home advantage against the teams that finished in third or fourth place in the other division.
The quarter-final fixtures have thrown up one real standout tie, with arch rivals Bohemians and Shamrock Rovers set to do battle at IT Blanchardstown.
Other Quarter Final ties will see St Patrick’s Athletic travel to Southern Division runners up Waterford United, Southern Division Champions Limerick will host Shelbourne, while John Quigg’s Derry City will welcome Cork City.
All Quarter Final fixtures are to take place this forthcoming weekend, with games taking place on both Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th of April.
Full Details of the quarter-final fixtures can be seen below.
Bohemians V Shamrock Rovers – Saturday 11th April 2pm – IT Blanchardstown
Waterford United V St Patrick’s Athletic – Saturday 11th April 3:30pm - R.S.C.
Derry City V Cork City – Sunday 12th April 1pm- Maggin Park
Limerick V Shelbourne – Sunday 12th April 1pm – Hogan Park
Teams that qualify from the quarter-finals will qualify for an open semi-final draw.