Tough draws in FA Cup

LOWESTOFT Town must travel to Blue Square Bet South side Dartford in the second qualifying round of the FA Cup.

The draw made today has handed the Ryman League Premier Division side a tough task following their 7-1 demolition of Desborough Town at Crown Meadow on Saturday.

Bury Town are at home to Grays Athletic, who are currently third in Ryman Division One North behind Needham Market, who entertain Ryman Division One South side Chipstead.

The two Ridgeons League sides definitely through both face difficult away ties - Leiston must travel to Ryman Premier side Folkestone Invicta and Felixstowe & Walton United are at Middlesex-based North Greenford United, who last season won the Combined Counties Premier League and were promoted to the Zamaretto League Division One Central.

Winning teams will receive �4,500 in prize money.

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Second qualifying round draw: Bury Town v Grays Ath, Braintree Town v Welling Utd, Folkestone Invicta v Leiston, Hendon v Maldon & Tiptree, North Greenford Utd v Felixstowe & Walton Utd, Needham Market v Chipstead, Stanway Rovers or Bedford Town v Boreham Wood, Dartford v Lowestoft Town, Chelmsford City v Chertsey Town.

Ties to be played on Saturday, September 25.

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