Waterford FC and Villa both on the road for FAI Cup 1st Round

Waterford FC and Villa FC have both been handed away ties in the first round of the FAI Cup.

The Blues will make the trip to the reigning champions, St. Patrick's Athletic - while Villa FC will head to Maynooth University Town.

It'll be the first time that Conor Coad's side take on the senior ranks of the competition having won the junior equivalent in May.

All ties are set to be played the week ending Sunday, July 31.

2022 FAI Cup First Round:

  • Cobh Ramblers v Cork City
  • Treaty United v Usher Celtic
  • Salthill Devon v Malahide United
  • Sligo Rovers v Wexford FC
  • Dundalk v Longford Town
  • Lucan United v Killester/Donnycarney
  • Bonagee United v Pike Rovers
  • Derry City v Oliver Bond Celtic FC
  • UCD v Cockhill Celtic
  • Drogheda United v Athlone Town
  • St Patrick's Athletic v Waterford FC
  • Finn Harps v Bohemians
  • Bray Wanderers v Shelbourne
  • Bangor Celtic v Shamrock Rovers
  • Bluebell United v Galway United
  • Maynooth University Town v Villa FC