Dundalk FC to face Derry City in FAI Cup second round

Dundalk FC have been drawn to face Derry City away in the second round of the Extra.ie FAI Cup.

Vinny Perth’s side advanced to this stage of the competition courtesy of a 1-0 win away to Cobh Ramblers on Saturday with Georgie Kelly scoring the only goal of the game on 67 minutes.

The defending champions will now face a trip to the Brandywell on the weekend ending Sunday August 25th. The two sides have met three times already this season with Dundalk winning once either side of two 2-2 draws.

Exact fixture details will be confirmed in due course.

Dundalk FC are next in action on Tuesday night when they bid to overturn their 1-0 first leg deficit against Slovan Bratislava at Tallaght Stadium.