Donegal & Sligo-Leitrim reach Kennedy Cup quarter-finals

Both Donegal and Sligo-Leitrim boys under-14 representative soccer teams have reached the knockout stages of the prestigious Kennedy Cup in Limerick this week.

Donegal topped Group 3 following victories in their three group games against Dundalk, Drogheda and Lisburn Castlereagh.

They now face Cork in Wednesday’s quarter-final (5pm).

Sligo-Leitrim also topped their group (Group 8) Tuesday evening with a 1-0 victory over Limerick District on Tuesday evening.

They were beaten 2-0 by Limerick County on Tuesday morning but bounced back with victory over District to finish top of Group 8 on six points.

In the last eight, Sligo-Leitrim play Waterford on Wednesday at 5pm.

All four quarter-finals will go straight to penalties at the end of normal time – there is extra-time at this stage of the competition.

Kennedy Cup quarter-finals
Wednesday, June 15th (All 4pm)
Waterford v Sligo-Leitrim 
Donegal v Cork
Galway v Wexford
DDSL v Midlands.