PSNI to play Electric Ireland Women’s Cup holders Sion Swifts

Chimney Corner celebrate their penalties victory over Comber Rec. (Photo: Irish FA)

The draw for the Electric Ireland Women’s Challenge Cup 2nd Round has been made following the opening ties on Monday 14th June.

Ballymena United Allstars v Crewe United
Carnmoney v Belfast Celtic
Cliftonville v Chimney Corner
Crusaders Strikers v Portadown
Derry City v Killen Rangers
Glentoran v East Belfast
Linfield v Lisburn
PSNI v Sion Swifts

(Ties to be played on Monday 18th June 2018, 7.30pm)

While PSNI host holders Sion Swifts, Crusaders Strikers who lost out on penalties in the semi-finals last year are home to fellow Danske Bank Premiership side Portadown.

Carnmoney – who also made the final four in 2017 – entertain Belfast Celtic having defeated Downpatrick 2-0, while their visitors edged out Mid Ulster 3-2.

Lisburn’s reward for their 8-0 win at Bangor is a tough tie at the Premiership’s reigning champions Linfield.

Chimney Corner also face a challenging tie at top fight Cliftonville after eliminating Comber Rec 3-0 on penalties following a 2-2 draw.

East Belfast face a derby game at Glentoran after storming to a 10-1 victory at Ballymacash, Killen Rangers visit Derry City having come through 3-2 against Lurgan Town.

Ballymena United Allstars got the only goal at Banbridge Town and next play home to Crewe United, winners by the odd goal in five at St. James’ Swifts.