Football Qualifier Draws 1a & 1b – THIS MONDAY, JUNE 9TH

Please note that the Round 1a and Round 1b Football Qualifier Draws will take place this MONDAY morning, JUNE 9th on MORNING IRELAND, RTE Radio 1 at 8.35pm (approx) in the presence of an tUachtarán, Liam O Neill.

Outlined below is how the draws will work and what teams will be involved. 

 Round 1 Draws – JUNE 9TH 2014

Round 1a – Draw to take place on 9th June

4 games take place on June 21st

Draw involves the Eight counties on the “A” side of the Provincial Championship that do not qualify for the Provincial Semi-Finals, i.e. the following teams/losers of the following games:

Leinster                                   Ulster                          Munster                      Connacht

Wicklow                           Fermanagh            Limerick                 London

Offaly                              Derry  

Dublin/Laois

Wexford/Longford

Procedure: All Eight slips placed in one bowl; 1st team drawn plays  2nd, 3rd drawn plays 4th and so on.

Round 1b – Draw to take place on 9th June

4 games take place on June 28th

Draw involves the Eight counties on the “A” side of the Provincial Championship that do not qualify for the Provincial Semi-Finals, i.e. the following teams/losers of the following games:

Leinster                                   Ulster                          Munster                      Connacht

Westmeath                      Down                     Clare/Waterford      Leitrim

Louth/Kildare                    Armagh/Cavan           

Carlow/Meath                    Monaghan/Tyrone

Procedure: All Eight slips placed in one bowl; 1st team drawn plays 2nd, 3rd drawn plays 4th and so on.

Venues, times and dates to be confirmed by C.C.C.C on Tuesday, June 10th

First team drawn shall have home advantage;

Exceptions:

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  • Where two teams who have already met in the 2014 Provincial Championship, are drawn to meet, the winner of the earlier game in the Championship shall have home venue
  • Except as provided for above, if a County did not have home advantage in the 1st Round of the 2013 Qualifier Series, it shall have Home Advantage in the 1st Round in 2014. In the event of both teams having played away in 2013 or both teams having played at home  the first team drawn shall have home advantage*.
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    *Counties drawn away in Round 1 in 2013:

    A Side: Laois, Fear Manach, Luimneach, Cill Mhantáin

    B Side:  Tír Eoghain

     

     

     

    05-Jun-14 by Leitrim GAA