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#FAI Cup final

# fai-cup-final - Wednesday 30 October, 2019

Dundalk will be without the LOI Player of the Year for this weekend's FAI Cup final

Influential midfielder Chris Shields is suspended for Sunday’s meeting with Shamrock Rovers due to his eight yellow cards.

# fai-cup-final - Sunday 4 November, 2018

McEleney the FAI Cup hero as Dundalk bag second double in four years before 30,412 spectators Double Delight This post contains videos

McEleney the FAI Cup hero as Dundalk bag second double in four years before 30,412 spectators

Goals from Sean Hoare and Patrick McEleney helped Dundalk secure the FAI Cup on Sunday.

Hoare goes from hero to villain as Dundalk and Cork City score in frantic few minutes at FAI Cup final Drama Galore This post contains videos

Hoare goes from hero to villain as Dundalk and Cork City score in frantic few minutes at FAI Cup final

Dundalk’s Sean Hoare got Dundalk off the mark only to concede a penalty 60 seconds later.

As it happened: Cork City v Dundalk, FAI Cup final

We were live at the Aviva Stadium as Stephen Kenny’s Dundalk chased a league and cup double.

# fai-cup-final - Thursday 4 October, 2018

Free tickets offered for FAI Cup finals in the hopes of boosting attendance figures

All U16s clubs and below as well as schools around the country will be given free admittance.

# fai-cup-final - Sunday 6 November, 2016

17-year-old Kiernan stars as sensational Shels claim FAI Cup glory

Mark Leavy’s side gained revenge after they were beaten by Wexford Youths in last year’s final.

# fai-cup-final - Saturday 5 November, 2016

Dundalk on the cusp of double-double but Gartland says 'there's no pressure on us'

A win against Cork City tomorrow at the Aviva will see the Premier Division champions retain the FAI Cup.

# fai-cup-final - Friday 4 November, 2016

12 months on from sitting on Dundalk's bench, Maguire out for FAI Cup glory with Cork

The SSE Airtricity League Premier Division’s top scorer feels like his has proven himself since leaving the Lilywhites for the Leesiders.

# fai-cup-final - Tuesday 1 November, 2016

'Obviously the cup final is there but we just have to focus on Zenit' - Kenny

Premier Division champions Dundalk are trying to tackle this hectic week one challenge at a time.

# fai-cup-final - Monday 9 November, 2015

Women's FAI Cup final penalty shootout fiasco was utterly avoidable

There were farcical scenes at the climax of Sunday’s game at the Aviva Stadium.

# fai-cup-final - Sunday 8 November, 2015

Cork City boss looking to call upon spirit of '98 and upset the odds again in FAI cup final

Rebels boss John Caulfield believes today’s showcase against Dundalk at the Aviva Stadium could go to extra-time or even penalties.

# fai-cup-final - Saturday 7 November, 2015

'An absolute honour to be involved in occasions like this' - Dreams of the double drive Dundalk

Lilywhites boss Stephen Kenny and Gary Rogers both know what it takes to win the FAI Cup final.

# fai-cup-final - Friday 6 November, 2015

Seven reasons why you shouldn't miss Sunday's FAI Cup final

Irish football’s top two teams will square off.

FAI Cup final's success has little to do with FAI and everything to do with people who actually care

In his latest column, John O’Sullivan criticises the association’s severe lack of promotion around this Sunday’s showcase.

# fai-cup-final - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

Stuart Byrne column: Unfair to cast aspersions about the league after one match

In his final column of the season, Stuey discusses Roddy’s remarks and how improvements can be made to marketing the LOI.

# fai-cup-final - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

Fagan out to end another Saints record in FAI Cup final

After scoring 20 league goals for St Pat’s this season, the striker will lead the line for them against Derry City on Sunday.

# fai-cup-final - Sunday 3 November, 2013

FAI Cup final: Rogers aiming to continue Sligo's tradition of goalkeeping heroics

The Sligo Rovers number one believes a win in the Aviva Stadium this afternoon will make up for missing out on back-to-back league titles.

# fai-cup-final - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

What is the greatest FAI Cup final of all-time?

The competition’s sponsors are asking fans to vote on their favourite.

# fai-cup-final - Saturday 10 August, 2013

23 signs you're a sports fan from Sligo Characteristics This post contains videos

23 signs you're a sports fan from Sligo

Featuring Mrs Doyle, Seamus Coleman and Mark Scanlon.

# fai-cup-final - Saturday 29 December, 2012

Ex-Galway United star Tommy Keane passes away after five-a-side match RIP

Ex-Galway United star Tommy Keane passes away after five-a-side match

FAI Chief Executive John Delaney has paid tribute to the 44-year-old.

# fai-cup-final - Monday 19 November, 2012

Candystripes re-sign Madden

The full-back has agreed to remain with the FAI Cup winners for next season.

# fai-cup-final - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

St Pat's launch investigation into Twitter abuse

Goalkeeper Brendan Clarke was among a number of players to fall victim after Sunday’s Ford FAI Cup final.

# fai-cup-final - Monday 5 November, 2012

'Ger Doherty buried his grandad and won the cup in the same day. That's character' - Devine

The Derry City boss has paid tribute to the heroics of his goalkeeper in the FAI Cup final.

Hard work pays off in the end for cup hero Patterson

The Northern Irish striker came off the bench to bag two for Derry City at the Aviva Stadium yesterday.

# fai-cup-final - Sunday 4 November, 2012

As it happened: Derry City v St Patrick's Athletic, Ford FAI Cup final

Could the Saints end their 51-year wait or would the Candystripes win the competition for a fifth time?

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.

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

The Dublin side are looking for their first Cup victory for 51 years, while Derry seek their third triumph inside a decade.

# fai-cup-final - Saturday 3 November, 2012

'There'll be no prouder man than me to lead this team of Derry men out' - Devine

The Candystripes boss takes great satisfaction from reaching the FAI Cup final but now wants to finish the job.

'Please God, our players won't be affected by cup drought' - Buckley

The St Patrick’s Athletic boss spoke to TheScore ahead of tomorrow’s Ford FAI Cup final at Lansdowne Road.

# fai-cup-final - Friday 2 November, 2012

Interview: Kevin Deery talks Derry's season and the FAI Cup final

The Candystripes skipper says a cup win is just what the club needs after their disappointing league campaign.

# fai-cup-final - Thursday 25 October, 2012

Sunderland to employ McClean's mate to help Ireland winger 'settle down'

Derry City back-up goalkeeper Eugene Ferry will move to the north-east of England in the coming weeks.

# fai-cup-final - Monday 15 November, 2010

You've got to score one, right? Spot-on This post contains videos

You've got to score one, right?

Watch the penalty shoot-out heroics that won the cup.