Boyle Celtic given home draw for FAI Junior Cup last 16 tie

The last remaining Sligo / Leitrim side in this year’s FAI Junior Cup have learned their fate following the draw for Round 7 of the FAI Junior Cup in association with Aviva and Umbro.

Boyle Celtic, who disposed of Ballina Town on penalties in Mayo last weekend, will host Dublin side VEC United.

The Round 7 ties will be played on the weekend of the 4th and 5th of February with the draw for the Quarter Finals taking place at the Aviva Stadium on the 15th February.

As part of Aviva’s sponsorship of the FAI Junior Cup, the Final will take place at the Aviva Stadium for the fifth year.  The FAI Junior Cup Final will take place on Saturday 13th May at 7:00pm.


27 September 2016; A general view of the FAI Junior Cup. This is Aviva’s 5th year sponsoring the FAI Junior Cup, the largest amateur football competition in Europe with over 600 teams beginning on the #RoadToAviva this weekend. Aviva’s sponsorship ensures the Final will be played at the Aviva Stadium next May while they have also launched the “Put Your Name on It” campaign which encourages clubs to put their name on the competition in different ways to be in with a chance to secure unique prizes for their clubs including High Performance Training Sessions and Training & Match Video Analysis. For more information log on to #RoadToAviva. Aviva Stadium in Dublin. Photo by Brendan Moran/Sportsfile *** NO REPRODUCTION FEE ***

FAI Junior Cup – Round 7

Evergreen FC v Willow Park FC

Ballynanty Rovers v Killarney Celtic

Navan Cosmos v Janesboro

Sheriff YC v Villa FC

Donnycarney FC v Kilmallock United

Boyle Celtic v VEC FC

Regional United v Carrick United

Peake Villa v Crumlin United


Ties to be played 3rd, 4th & 5th February 2017