Leinster Senior Cup 2023

Discuss any news,views and opinions on Dundalk F.C.

Moderators: Duffman, eamoss, Gearóid Bellew

oldfogey
1st Team Regular
1st Team Regular
Posts: 3177
Joined: Wed Nov 21, 2007 8:24 pm

Leinster Senior Cup 2023

Post by oldfogey »

The return of the Greatest Cup Competition in the world. My life is complete.

https://twitter.com/New_Oak_Boys/status ... 3hRgQ&s=19

Draw supposedly Tuesday 7th February.
Richie87
1st Team Regular
1st Team Regular
Posts: 1751
Joined: Fri Aug 21, 2020 1:11 pm

Re: Leinster Senior Cup 2023

Post by Richie87 »

It's a strange competition. Hardly the need for Premier teams involved in it. Give the Junior teams a chance.
User avatar
Louth4sam
1st Team Regular
1st Team Regular
Posts: 4873
Joined: Sun Sep 12, 2004 1:33 pm
Location: Dublin

Re: Leinster Senior Cup 2023

Post by Louth4sam »

Always thought this and league cup were useful competitions to give fringe and youth players in the squad a run out. Might be a challenge this season if we are fielding a smaller squad
"Absentee ownership doesn't work" - Jordan Gardner 21/12/2020
User avatar
Quayman
1st Team Regular
1st Team Regular
Posts: 1190
Joined: Sat Nov 20, 2010 10:42 pm
Location: Quay

Re: Leinster Senior Cup 2023

Post by Quayman »

Was the draw made?

I remember in Kenny first season we played sherif up in Dublin and he used the match well in pre season to play alot of players. Big crowd at the game too from both sides. Went to et.
Neale Fenn....SCUM
oldfogey
1st Team Regular
1st Team Regular
Posts: 3177
Joined: Wed Nov 21, 2007 8:24 pm

Re: Leinster Senior Cup 2023

Post by oldfogey »

Quayman wrote: Thu Jan 05, 2023 5:09 pm Was the draw made?

I remember in Kenny first season we played sherif up in Dublin and he used the match well in pre season to play alot of players. Big crowd at the game too from both sides. Went to et.
The clue was in my opening post.

Supposed to be made on Tuesday 07 February.
User avatar
seand
1st Team Regular
1st Team Regular
Posts: 3402
Joined: Mon Dec 02, 2002 12:35 pm
Location: D'Shed

Re: Leinster Senior Cup 2023

Post by seand »

The LSC has effectively been a reaerve/youth competition for thr big boys since it came back. The chaotic running of it doesn't give it any chance to establish a toehold. The League Cup should be played up to at least the quarter finals in preseason (like in the 90s), better than playing friendlies
User avatar
mike
Club Captain
Club Captain
Posts: 8788
Joined: Tue Apr 08, 2003 1:08 pm
Location: Online !

Re: Leinster Senior Cup 2023

Post by mike »

I remember a Leinster Senior Cup Final, final poss mid 90's, almost sure it was Richmond Park, we lost to UCD, the highlight was

2 UCD fans using a tannoy for the whole game cheering their side on !!

It was a big cup back in its day mind, checked dfc.com earlier and we won it as many times as the league cup (7).
User avatar
niall_hearty2000
Club Captain
Club Captain
Posts: 8148
Joined: Wed Nov 16, 2005 12:47 pm
Location: dundalk
Contact:

Re: Leinster Senior Cup 2023

Post by niall_hearty2000 »

mike wrote: Fri Jan 06, 2023 6:31 pm I remember a Leinster Senior Cup Final, final poss mid 90's, almost sure it was Richmond Park, we lost to UCD, the highlight was

2 UCD fans using a tannoy for the whole game cheering their side on !!

It was a big cup back in its day mind, checked dfc.com earlier and we won it as many times as the league cup (7).
Mike if I recall correctly that final was played in a serious fog?
Dundalk Fc. First Irish club to win points in group stages of a major European Competition.
User avatar
mike
Club Captain
Club Captain
Posts: 8788
Joined: Tue Apr 08, 2003 1:08 pm
Location: Online !

Re: Leinster Senior Cup 2023

Post by mike »

Possibly Niall, I've a bit of a 'hazy' memory about it !
User avatar
holidaysong
1st Team Regular
1st Team Regular
Posts: 2290
Joined: Wed Apr 20, 2005 3:04 pm
Location: Dublin 9

Re: Leinster Senior Cup 2023

Post by holidaysong »

Quayman wrote: Thu Jan 05, 2023 5:09 pm Was the draw made?

I remember in Kenny first season we played sherif up in Dublin and he used the match well in pre season to play alot of players. Big crowd at the game too from both sides. Went to et.
I remember this as the the one played on the astro pitch beside Clontarf Dart station, if that's the right one? It was absolutely Baltic that night.

There was also another one against St. Pat's CYFC in Irishtown Park. The Irishtown House did quite well that evening.
User avatar
Louth4sam
1st Team Regular
1st Team Regular
Posts: 4873
Joined: Sun Sep 12, 2004 1:33 pm
Location: Dublin

Re: Leinster Senior Cup 2023

Post by Louth4sam »

holidaysong wrote: Tue Jan 10, 2023 8:47 pm
Quayman wrote: Thu Jan 05, 2023 5:09 pm Was the draw made?

I remember in Kenny first season we played sherif up in Dublin and he used the match well in pre season to play alot of players. Big crowd at the game too from both sides. Went to et.
I remember this as the the one played on the astro pitch beside Clontarf Dart station, if that's the right one? It was absolutely Baltic that night.
Yeah that was the one. It was Kenny's first game and a few future club legends made their debuts that day. The coldest match I've ever been at and the was audible groans when it every to extra time
"Absentee ownership doesn't work" - Jordan Gardner 21/12/2020
oldfogey
1st Team Regular
1st Team Regular
Posts: 3177
Joined: Wed Nov 21, 2007 8:24 pm

Re: Leinster Senior Cup 2023

Post by oldfogey »

4th Round

Dundalk v Shelbourne TBC

5th Round

Winners v St Patrick's Athletic/Wexford
User avatar
seand
1st Team Regular
1st Team Regular
Posts: 3402
Joined: Mon Dec 02, 2002 12:35 pm
Location: D'Shed

Re: Leinster Senior Cup 2023

Post by seand »

ffs not even a novelty non league opponent!
oldfogey
1st Team Regular
1st Team Regular
Posts: 3177
Joined: Wed Nov 21, 2007 8:24 pm

Re: Leinster Senior Cup 2023

Post by oldfogey »

There are some rumours flying around that the Shelbourne match is fixed for Tuesday 31 January.

That's all it is, a rumour.
dundalkfc1903
1st Team Regular
1st Team Regular
Posts: 4936
Joined: Sat Aug 25, 2007 4:27 pm

Re: Leinster Senior Cup 2023

Post by dundalkfc1903 »

Well Shels do have a history of fixing games!
Post Reply