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Dundalk FC drawn against Latvian champions in UEFA Champions League qualifiers

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Caoimhín Reilly

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Dundalk FC drawn against Latvian champions in UEFA Champions League qualifiers

Dundalk FC's Seán Hoare and John Mountney following last year's UEFA Europa League round one victory away to Levadia Tallinn in Estonia. (Pic: Sportsfile)

Dundalk FC have been drawn to face Riga of Latvia in the opening round of the UEFA Champions League qualifiers.

Vinny Perth's men were pulled first in this afternoon's draw in Nyon, Switzerland, meaning the first leg will be at Oriel Park.

The opening tie will take place on either Tuesday/Wednesday, July 9/10, with the return match taking place on July 16/17.

Elsewhere, Linfield will play Rosenborg, while Glasgow Celtic face Sarajevo of Bosnia.

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