Qualifiers / Tommy Murphy Draw

June 30th, 2008

derry-monaghan-usfc2007.jpgIn the first round of the SFC Qualifiers, Monaghan have been drawn at home to National League champions Derry.

The draw has also thrown up an All-Leinster clash between Longford and Laois, while Meath will play Limerick away from home.

Kieran McGeeney’s Kildare face Cavan at home in Newbridge, while Offaly have been handed a tough task against beaten Ulster semi-finalists Down.

In Round 2 of the Hurling Qualifiers, Galway have home advantage against Laois, with Antrim set to travel to Waterford.

Round 3 sees Cork play Dublin at home and Limerick facing Offaly on Shannonside.

– Saturday 5th July –

All-Ireland SHC Qualifiers Round 2:
Galway v Laois – Pearse Stadium, 3.30pm
Waterford v Antrim – Walsh Park, 2.00pm

– Saturday 12th July –

All-Ireland SHC Qualifiers Round 3:
Cork v Dublin – Paírc Uí Chaoimh, 5.00pm
Limerick v Offaly – Gaelic Grounds, 7.00pm

– Saturday 19th July –

All-Ireland SFC First-Round Qualifiers:
Limerick v Meath – Gaelic Grounds, 7.00pm
Longford v Laois – Pearse Park, 7.00pm
Kildare v Cavan – Newbridge, 7.00pm
Offaly v Down – Tullamore, 7.00pm
Louth v Tyrone – Drogheda, 7.00pm (All-Ticket Game)
Tipperary v Westmeath – Ardfinnan, 3.00pm
Donegal v Roscommon – Ballybofey, 5.00pm
Monaghan v Derry – Clones, 3.00pm

Tommy Murphy Cup Draw

Wicklow have been handed a home tie against Waterford in the Tommy Murphy Cup Quarter-Final.

Clare will play Leitrim, while Antrim are at home to Paul Bealin’s Carlow in the two other quarter-final ties.

In the Preliminary Round, Kilkenny and London face face each other with the winner going on to play Sligo in the fourth quarter-final.

– Saturday 12th July –

Tommy Murphy 2008 Preliminary Round:
Kilkenny v London – TBC

– Saturday 19th July –

Tommy Murphy 2008 Quarter-Finals:
Antrim v Carlow – Casement Park, 7.00pm
Clare v Leitrim – Ennis, 7.00pm
Wicklow v Waterford – Aughrim, 7.00pm
Kilkenny/London v Sligo – TBC