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City face trip to Daventry Town in FA Cup

Aaron Wise 7th Jul, 2017 Updated: 7th Jul, 2017

WORCESTER City will travel to Northamptonshire to take on Daventry Town in the Extra Preliminary Round of The Emirates FA Cup.

The Blue and Whites’ road to Wembley begins with a trip to Browns Road to take on Daventry Town on Saturday, August 5.

If City overcome their United Counties League Premier Division opponents they will receive £1,500 in prize money and a home tie against Chasetown FC, which will be played on Saturday, August 19.

A victory over the Staffordshire outfit in the Preliminary Round would see City scoop £1,925.

The club will also compete in the FA Vase for the first time in their history.

John Snape and Lee Hughes’ side have been given a bye into the second qualifying round, where they will travel to the winners of Midland Football League Premier Division side Boldmere St. Michaels or MFL Division One outfit Alvis Sporting Club.

City’s Vase tie to take place on Saturday, September 23.


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