The oldest football competition in Ireland, the FAI Senior Cup is the Blue Riband event for clubs in Ireland. Clubs from the SSE Airtricity League compete with junior and intermediate clubs in a competition that dates back to 1922.
The current holders of the competition are Cork City FC, who beat Dundalk in the final at the Aviva Stadium thanks to Sean Maguire's extra-time winner.
Maynooth University Town will travel to Irish Daily Mail FAI Cup Champions Cork City in the second round of the FAI Cup.
Irish Daily Mail FAI Cup Champions Cork City started their defence with a comfortable 5-1 victory over Home Farm.