EA Sports Cup Round-up: Shamrock Rovers and Limerick ease through

Bray Wanderers also needed extra-time against non-league opposition

BY Newstalk 22:36 Tuesday 19 April 2016, 22:36 19 Apr 2016

Sean Heaney of Rovers celebrate's scoring the first goal of the game with Stephen McPhail ©INPHO/Donall Farmer

Bray Wanderers needed extra-time before finally getting the better of Leinster Senior League side Bluebell United in tonight's EA Sports Cup action.

It finished 2-all after 90 minutes at the Carlisle Grounds, but Bray scored twice in extra-time to register a 4-2 win that sets-up a meeting with defending champions St Pat's in the next round.

Elsewhere, Limerick beat Wexford Youths 4-0 after two goals apiece from Aaron Greene and John O'Flynn.

Derry City were 2-0 winners over Sligo Rovers at the Brandywell after two goals from Nathan Boyle for the Candystripes.

And goals from Sean Heaney, Sean Boyd and Trevor Clarke earned Shamrock Rovers a 3-0 victory over Athlone Town at the Tallaght Stadium.


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