FA CUP DRAW | Tameside Trip
Sep 24, 2018 1780 Views

FA CUP DRAW | Tameside Trip

Southport have been drawn away to Curzon Ashton in the Emirates FA Cup third round qualifying.

The tie against the side also from the Vanarama National League North will take place at the Tameside Stadium on Saturday 6 October, kick-off 3pm.

Both teams came past opposition from lower divisions at the weekend, Southport winning at Farsley Celtic while Curzon beat Radcliffe 2-1. This will be the first time both teams have met in this historic competition.

Further Details

Tameside Stadium, Richmond Street, Ashton-under-Lyne, Greater Manchester, OL7 9HG

£15,000 prize money to the winners.

If the match is drawn after 90-minutes there will be a replay at the Merseyrail Community Stadium on Tuesday 9 October (7:45pm).

Also, the Port and the Nash meet in Southport in the league at the end of October (Tuesday 30th), meaning the two sides begin and end the month against each other.

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