The draw for the Quarter Final of the EA Sports Cup was made today. The pick of the ties must be the logging horns of two potential title contenders; Cork City and St Patricks Athletic.
The only non-League of Ireland team left in the completion, UCC, will have known that there was never going to be an easy draw at this stage in the competition, but they have the been handed the hardest test of all when they face current EA Sports Cup holders and league champions Dundalk. They do, however, have home advantage for the fixture.
Elsewhere Derry City welcome Shamrock Rovers and newly promoted Galway United take on high-flying Bohemians. The draw in full is as follows:
EA Sports Cup Quarter Final draw:
Cork City v St Patrick's Athletic
Derry City v Shamrock Rovers
Galway United v Bohemians
UCC v Dundalk FC
The matches are due to take place on Monday May 18th or Tuesday May 19th.