Derry City start FAI Ford Cup defence against minnows Blarney United

Derry celebrate wining the FAI Cup

Derry City will begin their defence of the FAI Ford Cup against non-league side Blarney United.

The Candystripes will make the trip to Cork for the second round encounter, which will take place on the weekend ending 2 June.

Drogheda United are away to Bohemians while UCD visit St Patrick's Athletic in the two all-Premier Division ties.

Derry won the competition last season thanks to a 3-2 extra-time victory over St Pat's at the Aviva Stadium.

FAI Ford Cup second round:

Tolka Rovers v College Corinthians

St Patrick's Athletic v UCD

Bray Wanderers v Mervue Ut

Bohemians v Drogheda Utd

Bluebell Utd v Athlone Town

Glenville v Limerick

Finn Harps v Wexford Youths

Waterford Utd v Sligo Rovers

Salthill Devon v Shamrock Rovers

St Patrick's CY v Cobh Ramblers

Shelbourne v Bandon

Cork City v Kilbarrack United

Blarney Utd v Derry City

Longford Town v Pike Rovers

Phoenix v Dundalk

Avondale Utd v Sheriff YC

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