https://www.irishtimes.com/sport/soccer ... -1.4254809The FAI has confirmed its intention to stage a tournament over the summer to help the four Airtricity League clubs that have qualified for European competition prepare for their qualifying games.
Dundalk, Shamrock Rovers, Derry City and Bohemians will be allowed to return to squad training on June 8th ahead of the event with players set to be tested for Covid-19 from May 26th.
https://www.independent.ie/sport/soccer ... 09685.htmlOn Friday night, the FAI confirmed that the four European representatives will be used in a pilot scheme, likely to be played at the Aviva Stadium, for a return to football at all levels. The FAI’s Dr Alan Byrne has been appointed to Sport Ireland’s Advisory Group and is advising that Dundalk, Bohemians, Derry and Shamrock Rovers can return to collective training on June 8 with a view to playing their tournament from July 20. They will undergo regular Covid-19 testing from May 26.
The Aviva Stadium management are positive about hosting it
https://www.independent.ie/sport/aviva- ... 06548.htmlThe Aviva Stadium is ready to host behind closed doors matches once it receives government approval, according to the stadium director Martin Murphy.