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Gornal trip to begin FA Cup journey

Bromsgrove Editorial 10th Jul, 2015 Updated: 17th Oct, 2016

BROMSGROVE Sporting will begin their FA Cup campaign with a trip to West Midlands League Premier Division club Gornal Athletic next month.

The Rouslers will travel to the Garden Walk Stadium in Dudley on Saturday, August 15, in the extra preliminary round, with the winners facing a home tie against either Hinckley AFC or Walsall Wood on Saturday, August 29.

The draw for the FA Vase has also been released and will see Sporting go up against Heath Hayes in the first qualifying round.

The Midland Football League Division One newcomers will host the tie at Coppice Colliery Ground on Saturday, September 5.

If Paul Smith’s side see off Heath, they will welcome Dudley Sports to the Victoria Ground on Saturday, October 3.

Meanwhile, Sporting have also entered the FA Youth Cup for the first time. They have been drawn away to Ellesmere Rangers on Monday, September 5 and will take on Worcester City later that month if they secure a place in the first qualifying round.

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