EA Sports Cup Round up

Updated: April 9, 2012

Holders Derry City, Sligo Rovers and Shamrock Rovers all progressed to the next round of the EA Sports Cup as Limerick shocked Cork City.

At the Brandywell, Barry Molloy scored twice as Derry beat Finn Harps four nil while a brace of penalties from Gary McCabe helped a much changed Rovers side overcome the challenge of Division side SD Galway.

Two own goals helped league leaders Sligo continue their impressive start to the season while St Pats Athletic survived a late scare from UCD to run out 2-1 winners.

Bray beat Shelbourne by a similar score at Tolka Park however the result of the day was at Jackman Park where Division one side Limerick beat Cork 3-0 thanks to goals from Cian Collins, Sean Brosnan and David O’Leary.

On Tuesday, Dundalk will play division league one leaders Longford while Bohemians will travel to Hunky Dory park to play Drogheda.

EA Sports cup Second Round results:
Derry City 4 -0 Finn Harps
St. Patrick’s Athletic 2-1 UCD
SD Galway 0-2 Shamrock Rovers
Limerick 3-0 Cork City
Shelbourne 1-2 Bray Wanderers
Sligo Rovers 3-1 Monaghan United

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