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Tuesday 31 Jul 2018
Irish Cup set to get under way on 18 August

The draw has been made for the first round of this season's Tennent's Irish Cup, with ties to be played on Saturday 18 August (kick-off 1.30pm).

There are 39 ties in the first round, with a further 13 clubs receiving a bye into the second round of the 2018-19 competition.

The full draw reads:

Albert Foundry v Aquinas
Ardstraw v Dromore Amateurs
Ballymacash Rangers v Kilmore Rec
Ballymoney United v Rosario YC
Ballynahinch United v Groomsport
Ballynure OB v Desertmartin
Bangor Amateurs v Newcastle
Bangor Swifts v Crumlin United
Bloomfield v Fivemiletown United
Broomhedge Maghaberry v Ballynahinch Olympic
Comber Rec v Immaculata
Cookstown Youth v Islandmagee
Crumlin Star v Barn United
Dunloy v Hanover
Dunmurry YM v Rathfriland Rangers
Glebe Rangers v Bangor
Grove United v Chimney Corner
Holywood v Newbuildings United
Iveagh United v Dungiven
Killyleagh YC v Markethill Swifts
Lisburn Rangers v Dromara Village
Lower Maze v Trojans
Malachians v Maiden City
Mossley v Dunmurry Rec
Newtowne v 18th Newtownabbey OB
Orangefield OB v Brantwood
Oxford Sunnyside v Bryansburn Rangers
Oxford United Stars v Wakehurst
Saintfield United v Laurelvale
Seapatrick v Coagh United
Silverwood United v Shorts
Sirocco Works v Banbridge Rangers
St James' Swifts v Sofia Farmer
St Luke's v Larne Tech OB
Strabane Athletic v Derriaghy CC
Suffolk v Colin Valley
Tullycarnet v Tullyvallen
Valley Rangers v Tandragee Rovers
Woodvale v St. Patrick's

Byes: 1st Bangor, Abbey Villa, Ards Rangers, Crewe United, Downshire YM, Drumaness Mills, Dundonald, Lurgan Town, Moneyslane, Rosemount Rec, Seagoe, Shankill United, Wellington Rec.