Derry City look to advance in FAI Senior Cup

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Derry City have a welcome break from their relegation battles with a chance to advance in the FAI Senior Cup this evening at the Brandywell.

The beaten finalists from last season take on Drogheda with a quarter final spot up for grabs.

Aaron McEneff and Stephen Dooley are doubts with ankle and hamstring problems respectively while Conor McCormack and Ciaran O'Connor are cup tied having already line out for St. Pats and Dundalk in the competition.

Martin Holmes will have LIVE updates on Highland from Derry v Drogheda Utd from the 7.45pm kick off.

The pick of the matches is at Turner's Cross, where Cork City will play host to Premier Division rivals, St Patrick's Athletic from 7:25.

The other games featuring all top-flight match-ups are Bohemians hosting Bray Wanderers at Dalymount Park and Galway United are at home to Dundalk.