|Organising body||Football Association of Ireland|
|Number of teams||4|
|Most successful club(s)|| Shamrock Rovers (1)|
St Patrick's Athletic (1)
The FAI Super Cup was an association football super cup featuring clubs from the Republic of Ireland. It was played for between 1998 and 2001. It was a pre-season tournament played in the summer before the regular League of Ireland season began. The same four clubs that qualified to represent the Republic of Ireland in UEFA competitions also qualified for the Super Cup. League of Ireland clubs had previously played in a similar competition known as the Top Four Cup. A similar competition, the LFA President's Cup, co-existed with the FAI Super Cup. Since 2014 the FAI has organised a new super cup, the President's Cup.
The first three tournaments were played as a single-elimination tournament, featuring two semi-finals, a third place play-off and a final. The 2001 tournament featured a single round robin group with the group winners being awarded the cup.
In 1998 the FAI announce their plans to establish a super cup. It was to be played during the summer and it was intended to act as a warm up and provide the clubs involved in Europe with some competitive games. However the UEFA Intertoto Cup representatives had already played their tie before the FAI Super Cup kicked off. Shamrock Rovers, St Patrick's Athletic, UCD and Shelbourne all won one tournament each.
|Year||Winners||Runners up||3rd Place||4th place|
|1998–99||Shamrock Rovers||St Patrick's Athletic||Cork City||Shelbourne|
|1999–2000||St Patrick's Athletic||Shelbourne||Bray Wanderers||Cork City|
|2001–02||Shelbourne||Bohemians||Cork City||Longford Town|
|1 July 1998||Shamrock Rovers||2–1||Cork City||Morton Stadium|
| Kenny |
| Kabia ||Referee: Paul McKeon|
|2 July 1998||Shelbourne||0–0|
|St Patrick's Athletic||Morton Stadium|
|[ Report]||Referee: Hugh Byrne|
|1 July 1999||Cork City||0–2||St Patrick's Athletic||Turners Cross|
|19:30||Report|| Molloy ||Referee: Dick O'Hanlon|
|1 July 1999||Shelbourne||2–0||Bray Wanderers||Tolka Park|
|19:30|| Haylock |
|Report||Referee: John McDermott|
|30 June 2000||Cork City||2–2|
| Gamble |
|Pos||Team||Pld||W||D||L||GF||GA||GD||Pts||Qualification or relegation|
|1||Shelbourne||3||1||2||0||4||2||+2||5||2001 FAI Super Cup Champions|
|27 June 2001||Longford Town||1–1||Cork City||Longford Rugby Club|
|19:30|| Alan Reynolds || James Mulligan |
|1 July 2001||Shelbourne||1–1||Cork City||Tolka Park|
|15:00|| Richie Foran ||Report|| Anthony Buckley ||Referee: Paul McKeon|
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