IRISH CUP: Carrick paired with Crumlin Star in last 16

Irish Cup.
Irish Cup.

Carrick Rangers will face Crumlin Star in the sixth round of the Tennent’s Irish Cup.

The north Belfast outfit are unbeaten in the Premier Division of the Northern Amateur League. They defeated Oxford United Stars 3-2 in their fifth-round clash Saturday afternoon.

Star were drawn at home but, under the rules of the competition, the Times understands the match will be staged at the Belfast Loughshore Hotel Arena at Taylor’s Avenue.

The Gers defeated Banbridge Town 2-0 at Crystal Park to book their spot in the last 16. Miguel Chines and Daniel Kelly scored the goals.

Tennent’s Irish Cup round six (Games to be played February 6)

Linfield v Armagh

Portadown v Coleraine

Dungannon Swifts v Crusaders

Lurgan Celtic v Annagh United / Knockbreda

Loughgall v PSNI

Crumlin Star v Carrick Rangers

Glentoran / Ards v Glenavon

Sport And Leisure Swifts v Cliftonville