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Defending champions Derry City to meet Bluebell United in FAI Ford Cup third round

Updated: Monday, 15 Jul 2013 21:53 | Comments

Defending champions Derry City will face Bluebell United in the FAI Ford Cup third round
Defending champions Derry City will face Bluebell United in the FAI Ford Cup third round

Defending champions Derry City have been drawn to face non-league Bluebell United away from home in the FAI Ford Cup third round draw live on RTÉ's Monday Night Soccer this evening.

In the round's other ties, Shamrock Rovers have also been drawn to face non-league opposition in the form of Sheriff YC, while Sligo Rovers will host the winner of the Cork City/Kilbarrack United tie.

Bray Wanderers play host to Airtricity League leaders St Patrick's Athletic, while Dundalk will welcome Limerick to Oriel Park in all-Premier Division clashes.

Shelbourne have also been drawn to face non-league opposition, they'll take on College Corinthians.

First Division leaders Longford Town will face Drogheda United, while Finn Harps will do battle with Cobh Ramblers in an all-First Division encounter.

FAI Ford Cup 3rd round draw: 
(All ties to be played week ending 25 August)
Bray Wanderers v St Patrick’s Athletic
Bluebell United v Derry City
Finn Harps v Cobh Ramblers
Longford Town v Drogheda United
Dundalk v Limerick
Shelbourne v College Corinthians
Sligo Rovers v Cork City/Kilbarrack United
Shamrock Rovers v Sheriff YC

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