Women away to DLR Waves in FAI Cup First Round

Wexford Youths Women have been drawn away to DLR Waves in the First Round of the Sports Direct FAI Women’s Cup. The game will take place on weekending Sunday, 27th August.

The sides met each other at the Quarter Final stage of the Cup last season, the Youths going through to the last four after a 3-1 win at Ferrycarrig Park (the Dublin side ending the match with nine players after two sendings off in the second half). Wexford would exit the competition with a semi-final defeat to Athlone. Shelbourne are the current holders after beating Athlone in the decider at Tallaght Stadium.

Wexford have won the Cup on four occasions, 2015, 2018, 2019 and 2021.

The full draw is as follows:

Athlone Town v Galway United

Cabinteely FC v Bohemian FC

DLR Waves v Wexford Youths WFC

Shamrock Rovers v Killester Donnycarney FC

Sligo Rovers v Bonagee United

Terenure Rangers v Cork City FC

Treaty United v Peamount United

*Shelbourne receive a bye to the QF as holders

Wexford Youths travel to Dublin on Saturday afternoon to take on Shelbourne in the Women’s Premier Division.

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