There are overall 22 teams that compete for the title every year between March and September. The current holder of the title is Dundalk FC and the team that holds the most titles is Derry City. Sofascore tracks live football scores and League Cup table, results, statistics and top scorers. In the 2020 season, among the most popular teams in League Cup for online searches are Dundalk, Shamrock Rovers, Cork City. To follow today’s games and other active cups, please visit the main page for all competitions in Ireland.
Competition format of League Cup
The first edition of the League Cup took place in 1973 when the first cup winner was Waterford. The teams compete in a knockout system over 5 rounds and the game winners qualify to the next stage.
Top scorers and goals
The top scorer in the League Cup 2019 season was David Parkhouse with 7 goals. The average number of goals in the cup for season 2020 is NaN per game.
TV partners and official organization
The organization that is in charge of the cup is FAI.
Top 10 important questions about League Cup
#1 Which team in League Cup has the most titles?
The team with the most titles in League Cup is Derry City.
#2 Which team is the current titleholder in League Cup?
The current titleholder in League Cup is Dundalk FC.
#3 How many rounds are played each season in League Cup?
Overall 5 rounds are played in League Cup each season.
#4 How many goals are scored on average in League Cup in 2020?
The average number of goals in League Cup is NaN per game in 2020.
#5 When does the League Cup start and when does it finish?
The League Cup usually starts in March and ends in September.
#6 How many teams compete in the League Cup?
More than 22 teams compete for the title of League Cup winner.
#7 When did the first edition of the League Cup take place?
The first edition of the League Cup took place in 1973.
#8 Who was the first winner of the League Cup?
The first winner of the League Cup was Waterford.
#9 Who was the top scorer in the last edition of the League Cup?
The top scorer in the season League Cup 2019 was David Parkhouse with 7 goals.
#10 Which organization is responsible for the League Cup?
The organization responsible for League Cup is FAI.