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Get your programmes! Sports memorablia from St Pats' last FAI Cup win

The Saints saw off Drumcondra with a 2-1 win in the 1961 final at Dalymount.


SAINTS FANS ARE hoping to end 51 years of hurt when they take on Derry at Lansdowne Road today.

Few will remember the last time the Inchicore club lifted the FAI Cup back in 1961 – when Drumcondra United were one of the top sides in country and you could get your hands on a match programme for 6d.

If you wanted to purchase a piece of Irish footballing history now it would set you back €75 from

VIDEO: Here’s what happened the last time Pat’s and Derry met in an FAI Cup final

Preview: St Patrick’s Athletic v Derry City, FAI Cup Final

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