Clubs learn their FA competitions opponents

Oakham United v AFC Stangrond in pre-season action. Photo: John Evely EMN-150607-104057001
Oakham United v AFC Stangrond in pre-season action. Photo: John Evely EMN-150607-104057001

The fixtures have been revealed for the early rounds of next season’s FA competitions.

The Emirates FA Cup

Extra preliminary round (Saturday, August 15 - winners to receive £1,500): Deeping Rangers v Boston Town, Holbeach United v Ely City.

Preliminary round (Saturday, August 29 - £1,925): Deeping Rangers or Boston Town v Dereham Town

FA Trophy

First qualifying round (Saturday, October 31 - £2,700): Newcastle Town or Spalding United v Loughborough Dynamo or Kidsgrove Athletic.

FA Vase

First qualifying round (Saturday, September 5 - £600)

Shirebrook Town v Oakham United, Thetford Town v Blackstones

Second qualifying round (Saturday, October 3 - £800): Boston Town or Great Yarmouth Town v Deeping Rangers, Swaffham Town v Bourne Town, Mickleover Royals v Shirebrook Town or Oakham United, Thetford Town v Blackstones v Peterborough Northern Star.

FA Trophy

First qualifying round (Saturday, October 31 - £2,700)

Soham Town Rangers or Carlton Town v Stamford AFC

FA Youth Cup

Preliminary round (week commencing September 7): Bourne Town v Basford United, Stamford v Aylestone Park.

First qualifying round (w/c September 21): Dunkirk v Bourne Town or Basford United.