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Dundalk and Rovers both handed First Division opposition in FAI Cup

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Last year's finalists were both drawn against First Division opposition in the first round of this season's FAI Cup. 

Dundalk will begin their defence of the trophy away to Treaty United.

While league champions Shamrock Rovers will welcome their old foe John Caulfield and Galway United to Tallaght Stadium.

Title contenders St. Patrick's Athletic also face First Division opposition, with Bray Wanderers to visit Richmond Park.

Sligo Rovers will entertain Cork City, while Bohemians will be away to Munster Senior League side College Corinthians.

The only all-Premier Division tie sees Derry City make the trip to Drogheda United.

FAI Cup 1st round draw: 

Fairview Rangers v Finn Harps

Wexford v Cabinteely

Drogheda United v Derry City

Liffey Wanderers v Cobh Ramblers

UCD v Shelbourne

Crumlin United v St. Mochtas'

Killester Donnycarney v Usher Celtic

St. Kevin's Boys v Kilnamanagh

Sligo Rovers v Cork City

College Corinthians v Bohemians

Athlone Town v Waterford

Treaty United v Dundalk

Shamrock Rovers v Galway United

Maynooth Uni Town v Malahide United

St. Patrick's Athletic v Bray Wanderers

Bangor GGFC v Longford Town

all ties to be played the week ending Sunday, July 25.

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