Storks drawn at home to Northern League Northumbria in FA Cup

Padiham Arbories.
Padiham Arbories.

Padiham have been drawn at home to Northern League side Team Northumbria FC in the extra preliminary round of the FA Cup on Saturday, August 6th, kick-off 3 p.m. at the Arbories Memorial Sports Ground.

The winners of this tie will then be at home to either Newcastle Benfield or Thackley in the next round on Saturday, August 20th.

In the FA Vase, Padiham have been given a bye in the first round qualifying, but have to travel to either West Auckland Town or Seaham Red Star for a second round qualifying tie on Saturday, September 24th.

Padiham’s scheduled pre season home fixture with a Morecambe FC X1 on Saturday, July 30th has been cancelled. Instead Padiham will play AFC Fylde at the Arbories on Tuesday, August 2nd.