The schedule of fixtures for the 2019 Bank of Ireland Dr McKenna Cup has been confirmed by the Ulster Council.
Donegal, the holders, are in Section A alongside Cavan, Down and Queen’s University.
Donegal open up on Sunday, December 30 as they take on Queen’s at Sean MacCumhaill Park.
On Sunday, January 6, Donegal are in Newry to face Down, while their final Section A game is on Sunday, January 9, against Cavan at Sean MacCumhaill Park.
Bank of Ireland Dr McKenna Cup
All Sunday games at 2:00pm unless stated; All midweek games at 8:00pm.
Section A: Dún na nGall, An Cabhán, An Dún, QUB
Section B: Aontroim, Muineachán, Ard Mhacha, Colaiste Naomh Mhuire
Section C: Doire, Fear Manach, Tír Eoghain, UU
15th Dec (Sat) – Round 1
Section C: Fear Manach V UU at Fermanagh Venue TBC (1.00pm)
16th Dec (Sun) – Round 1
Section B: Ard Mhacha V St Marys at Crossmaglen (1.00pm)
Section C: Doire V Tír Eoghain at Owenbeg (1.00pm)
30th Dec (Sun) – Round 1
An Cabhán V An Dún at Cavan Venue TBC
Dún na nGall V QUB at Páirc Mac Cumhaill
Muineachán V Aontroim at Clones
6th Jan (Sun) – Round 2
An Dún V Dún na nGall at Páirc Esler
An Cabhán V QUB at Cavan Venue TBC
Muineachán V St Mary’s at Clones
Aontroim V Ard Mhacha at Corrigan Park
Fear Manach V Doire at Brewster Park
Tír Eoghain V UU at Healy Park
9th Jan (Wed) – Round 3
Dún na nGall V An Cabhán at Páirc MacCumhaill
An Dún V QUB at Páirc Esler
Ard Mhacha V Muineachán at Athletic Grounds
Aontroim V St Marys at Woodlands
Doire V UU at Owenbeg
Tír Eoghain V Fear Manach at Healy Park
13th Jan (Sun) Semi Finals
Section A Winner V Section B Winner
Best Runner Up V Section C Winner
19th (Sat) / 20th (Sun) Final