UCC connections with Cork City’s bid for cup glory.

Cork City FC face Dundalk FC in the grand finale of the domestic football season this weekend in the final of the FAI Cup.

Former UCC student Michael McSweeney (Sports Studies) will form a key part of City’s defence while the team is of course managed by John Caulfield who was manager of the UCC Soccer team for 3 years from 2010 during which time the team won multiple honours.

Michael was a UCC Soccer Scholarship and Soccer Player Development awardee during his 4 years in UCC where he won a Collingwood Cup medal in 2011.

Rebel Army abu.

The game will be played in Landsdowne Road at 15.30 this Sunday and a crowd of over 25,000 is expected.

Micheal McSweeney