Peake Villa face Corduff FC in the FAI U17 Challenge Cup semi-finals this weekend

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Peake Villa face Corduff FC in the FAI U17 Challenge Cup semi-finals this weekend

The Peake Villa squad of players who have qualified for the FAI Under-17 Challenge Cup semi-finals.

Peake Villa make the trip to Blanchardstown in Dublin on Sunday, April 1st to take on Corduff FC (kick-off 2pm) in the semi-finals of the FAI Under-17 Challenge Cup.

Peake Villa hosted Cork outfit Springfield Ramblers in the quarter-finals of the FAI Under-17 Challenge Cup on Saturday, March 17th and following a heroic performance emerged victorious on a 3-2 scoreline with Darren Flood, Kevin Patan and Max Hackett notching the goals.

En route to the quarter-finals Peake Villa beat Bohemians FC (2-1), Drogheda Boys (1-1, 4-3 on penalties) and Manulla (3-2). Peake Villa, of course, will seek to emulate Nenagh AFC who won the under-17 national cup in 2016 (Tramore AFC won the title last season).

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