NUI Galway Make the Last 8 of the FAI Junior Cup

Wednesday, 12 March 2014

NUI Galway captain Ger Cheevers pictured with Teresa McCabe, FAI Junior Council President; FAI Junior Cup Ambassador Ray Houghton; and John Quinlan, Managing Director, General Insurance, Aviva Ireland, at the FAI Junior Cup quarter-final draw at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin on Monday.
NUI Galway captain Ger Cheevers pictured with Teresa McCabe, FAI Junior Council President; FAI Junior Cup Ambassador Ray Houghton; and John Quinlan, Managing Director, General Insurance, Aviva Ireland, at the FAI Junior Cup quarter-final draw at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin on Monday.

NUI Galway, the sole remaining Connacht side will face Collinstown FC in Dublin on Sunday 23 March at 2pm.

The FAI Junior Cup is the biggest amateur soccer competition in Ireland, and one of the biggest in Europe, with over 600 participants involved from the outset. The draw was conducted by Ray Houghton, FAI Junior Cup Ambassador and Teresa McCabe, FAI Junior Council President with NUI Galway Soccer Club representatives attending including Professor Liam Spillane, Hon. President, Dr Eric Mortimer, Chairman and Ger Cheevers, Captain.

This year’s FAI Junior Cup Final will take place at the Aviva Stadium on Sunday, 25 May before the Ireland v Turkey International Friendly which has given the competition even greater exposure than ever before. 

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Author: Marketing and Communications Office, NUI Galway
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