The first-round qualifier draw of the 2019 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship took place this morning and the all-Ulster clash of Monaghan v Fermanagh is the standout fixture.
The draw involved the 16 teams who have been beaten and failed to reach their Provincial semi-final.
SF Qualifier Round 1 Draw:
Louth v Antrim
Tipperary v Down
Leitrim v Wicklow
Wexford v Derry
Offaly v London
Monaghan v Fermanagh
Carlow v Kildare/Longford
Westmeath v Waterford
The fixture details (dates/times/venues) will be confirmed by the CCCC tomorrow (Tuesday) with the fixtures scheduled for the weekend of June 8-9.
All matches in this round of the Football Championship will be “Winner on the Day”, if required.
The first team drawn in each tie has home advantage except where a Division 3 or 4 team from the current year's Allianz league is drawn opposite a Division 1 or 2 team. The Division 3 or 4 team will have home advantage in that instance.
Home venues shall be subject to approval by the Central Competitions Control Committee and shall meet the criteria set down by the National Facilities/Health and Safety Committee.Tweet