Rathfern land tough Irish Cup draw

RATHfern Rangers have been handed a tricky test in the draw for the second round of the JJB Sports Irish Cup.

David McCrea’s Northern Amateur Football League (NAFL) Division 1B side welcome Newington YC to The Diamond, Rathcoole on October 22.

Rathfern needed extra-time and penalties to see off Bangor Rangers in the opening round earlier this month and will have to be at their best if they are to cause an upset and overcome the reigning NAFL Premier Division champions.

The game is scheduled to be played on Saturday, October 22.