Irish Cup fifth round draw in full: Crusaders to face Glentoran while Rosemount Rec handed 'fairy-tale' tie
It's one of the biggest days in the Irish League calendar - Tennent's Irish Cup fifth round draw day with a couple of big ties set for January 5.
Crusaders will host Glentoran in the headline tie while Glenavon will host Rosemount Rec, the lowest team left in the competition. The Greyabbey side are sitting second bottom of Division 1C, the fourth tier of the Amateur League. They've seen off Islandmagee, Newtowne and Annagh United to reach the fifth round and their chairman called the trip to Mourneview a 'fairytale'.
Holders Coleraine host H&W Welders while Linfield welcome Ballyclare Comrades. Table-topping Ballymena United will go to Championship high-flyers Dundela.
The 24 senior clubs from the Irish League's top two divisions enter the competition alongside the eight teams to progress from round four.
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Irish Cup fifth round draw in full
Larne v Newry City
Crusaders v Glentoran
Knockbreda v Strabane Athletic
Cliftonville v Dungannon Swifts
Loughgall v Crumlin Star
Dundela v Ballymena United
Coleraine v H&W Welders
Maiden City v Dergview (Will be reversed)
Abbey Villa v Portadown (Will be reversed)
Queen's University v Lisburn Distillery
Ards v Carrick Rangers
Larne Tech OB v Limavady United (Will be reversed)
Glenavon v Rosemount Rec
Institute v Warrenpoint Town
Linfield v Ballyclare Comrades
Ballinamallard United v PSNI
Here's the draw as it happened:
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