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FA Cup Early Round Draws


The FA have announced the draws for the first two rounds of the FA Cup, featuring all 21 of our Premier Division sides


Extra Preliminary Round

AFC Croydon Athletic v Sutton Athletic
Sporting Bengal United v Stansfeld
Lordswood v Egham Town
Tunbridge Wells v Uxbridge
Holmesdale v Midhurst & Easebourne
Eastbourne Town v Faversham Town
Wembley v Bearsted
Horley Town v Punjab United
Haywards Heath Town v Whitstable Town
Lydd Town v Camberley Town
Deal Town v Guildford City
Lancing v Rusthall
Kennington v Glebe
Westfield v Fisher
Hassocks v Erith Town
Corinthian v Bedfont Sports Club​
Broadfields United v Snodland Town
Hollands & Blair v Ashford United
Welling Town v Cobham
Sandhurst Town v VCD Athletic


Full Extra Preliminary Round Draw


Preliminary Round

Eastbourne Town or Faversham Town v Merstham or Raynes Park Vale
Broadfields United or Snodland Town v Chertsey Town
Corinthian or Bedfont Sports Club v Herne Bay
Wembley or Bearsted v Southall or Chichester City
Lydd Town or Camberley Town v Deal Town or Guildford City
Sheppey United v Holmesdale or Midhurst & Easebourne
Sandhurst Town or VCD Athletic v Haywards Heath Town or Whitstable Town
Littlehampton Town or Erith & Belvedere v Sporting Bengal United or Stansfeld
Corinthian Casuals v Tunbridge Wells or Uxbridge
Sutton Common Rovers or Burgess Hill Town v Hassocks or Erith Town
Horley Town or Punjab United v AFC Croydon Athletic or Sutton Athletic
Welling Town or Cobham v Kennington or Glebe
Saltdean United or Badshot Lea v Lancing or Rusthall
Hollands & Blair or Ashford United v Beckenham Town
Lordswood or Egham Town v Cray Valley
Athletic Newham v Westfield or Fisher

 Full Preliminary Round Draw



The Emirates FA Cup Round Dates

Extra Preliminary Round – Saturday 5 August 2023
Preliminary Round – Saturday 19 August 2023
First Round Qualifying – Saturday 2 September 2023
Second Round Qualifying – Saturday 16 September 2023
Third Round Qualifying – Saturday 30 September 2023
Fourth Round Qualifying – Saturday 14 October 2023
First Round Proper – Saturday 4 November 2023
Second Round Proper – Saturday 2 December 2023
Third Round Proper – Saturday 6 January 2024
Fourth Round Proper – Saturday 27 January 2024
Fifth Round Proper – Wednesday 28 February 2024
Quarter-final – Saturday 16 March 2024
Semi-final – Saturday 20 April 2024
The Final – Saturday 25 May 2024

The Emirates FA Cup Prize Fund

Extra preliminary round winners (208) £1,125
Extra preliminary round losers (208) £375
Preliminary round winners (136) £1,444
Preliminary round losers (136) £481
First round qualifying winners (112) £2,250
First round qualifying losers (112) £750
Second round qualifying winners (80) £3,375
Second round qualifying losers (80) £1,125
Third round qualifying winners (40) £5,625
Third round qualifying losers (40) £1,875
Fourth round qualifying winners (32) £9,375
Fourth round qualifying losers (32) £3,125
First round proper winners (40) £41,000
Second round proper winners (20) £67,000
Third round proper winners (32) £105,000
Fourth round proper winners (16) £120,000
Fifth round proper winners (8) £225,000
Quarter-final winners (4) £450,000
Semi-final winners (2) £1,000,000
Semi-final losers (2) £500,000
Final runners-up (1) £1,000,000
Final winners (1) £2,000,000