Doncaster Rovers to visit Weston Super Mare in FA Cup first round
London ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – League One Doncaster Rovers have been drawn away to Conference South outfit Weston-Super-Mare in the first round of the FA Cup.
Former winners Portsmouth welcome fifth-tier Aldershot Town, while League One Chesterfield will travel to either Conference Premier side Braintree or Southern League Premier Division team Weymouth.
Coventry City, who won the tournament in 1987, welcome Conference North side Worcester City, while Gosport Borough will play host to League One side Colchester United.
Warrington Town, the lowest-ranked team in the competition, will host League Two outfit Exeter City.
Managed by Peter Reid’s brother Shaun, the Northern Premier League Division One, level eight on the football pyramid, have qualified for the competition for the first time in their history.
The first round ties for the FA Cup will be played on the weekend of November 7-10 in just under two weeks.
FA Cup first-round draw in full:
Mansfield Town vs. Concord Rangers
Gosport Borough vs. Colchester United
Yeovil Town vs. Crawley Town
York City vs. AFC Wimbledon
Walsall vs. Shrewsbury Town
Notts County vs. Accrington Stanley
Chorley or Halifax vs. Bradford City
Warrington Town vs. Exeter City
Eastleigh vs. Alfreton or Lincoln City
Basingstoke or Harrow vs. Spennymoor or AFC Telford
Dagenham & Redbridge vs. Tamworth or Southport
Weston-Super-Mare vs. Doncaster Rovers
Peterborough United vs. Carlisle United
Cheltenham Town vs. Swindon Town
Bromley vs. Dartford
Weymouth or Braintree vs. Chesterfield
Chelmsford or Barnet vs. Wycombe Wanderers
Gillingham vs. Bristol City
Portsmouth vs. Aldershot Town
Norton or Shildon vs. Gateshead
Crewe Alexandra vs. Sheffield United
Grimsby Town vs. Oxford United
Tranmere Rovers vs. Bristol Rovers
Southend United vs. Chester FC
Luton Town vs. Newport County
Stevenage vs. Maidstone United
Bury vs. Nuneaton Town or Hemel Hempstead
Cambridge United vs. Fleetwood Town
Northampton Town vs. Rochdale
Eastbourne Borough or Dover Athletic vs. Morecambe
Port Vale vs. MK Dons
Macclesfield or Wrexham vs. Woking
Plymouth Argyle vs. AFC Fylde
Barnsley vs. Burton Albion
Hartlepool United vs. East Thurrock United
Coventry City vs. Worcester City
Oldham Athletic vs. Leyton Orient
Canvey Island or Havant & Waterlooville vs. Preston North End
Blyth Spartans vs. Altrincham
Forest Green Rovers vs. Scunthorpe United