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Away trip for the next round in Trophy

Providing that they overcome Pickering Town in the First Qualifying Round replay tomorrow night, the Bloods will travel to the winners of the replay between Hednesford Town and AFC Mansfield in the next round.

The two clubs drew 1-1 on Saturday.Mansfield who were only formed in 2012 play in the Evo Stik East Division while Hednesford who won the competition back in 2004 and are known as the Pitmen play in the Evo Stik Premier Division

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Bloods to travel to Atherton for Integro League Cup

The draw for the First Round of the Integro League Cup has given the Bloods a trip to last year’s winners and fellow Evo Stik West team Atherton Colleries.

The team will be hoping for a repeat of the last time they played at the ground in December 2017 when they won 5-0 in the League.

The tie will be played on Monday 17th September with a 7.45 kick off.

 

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A look ahead to the FA Cup.

The Bloods are back in FA Cup action this weekend when they take on Blackpool side Squires Gate in the FA Cup preliminary round at the Butchers Arms (Ko 3.00pm)

They will be hoping to get further in the competition than last year when they reached the second qualifying round before falling heavily at Lancaster City.

Their opponents , who play in the North west Counties Premier Division,have already got past one round having beaten West Didsbury and Chorlton in the competition’s extra qualifying round two weeks ago.

If the game goes to a reply it will take place in ten days time in the week commencing the 3rd September.