Derry’s road to championship redemption will begin with a home Qualifier against the loser of the Leinster Championship clash between Meath and Louth who meet on June 12th in Parnell Park.
The Round 1A clash is due to be played on the weekend of June 18th/19th with Derry seeking to recover from the heavy Ulster Championship Quarter-final defeat to Tyrone in Celtic Park. Damian Barton is likely to have Sean Leo McGoldrick back in the panel for the game but Enda Lynn continue to be absent after his recent injury setback.
The Full Qualifiers draw is as follows;
Laois v Armagh
Carlow v Wicklow
Derry v Meath/Louth
Leitrim v Waterford
Ties to be played on weekend of June 18th/19th
Down v Longford
Antrim v Limerick
Offaly/Westmeath v London
Wexford v Fermanagh/Donegal
Ties to be played on weekend of June 25th/26th