Tameside Non-League Fixtures #2: FA Cup, Trophy and Vase Draws Announced

Let the Real Football Season Begin…

Weaver Stadium, Nantwich
Weaver Stadium, Nantwich, during Stalybridge Celtic's FA Trophy tie against Nantwich Town, December 2009

The European Champions League and the World Cup may be seen by many commentators as the finest footballing competitions the world over. For many fans of a non-league persuasion, the FA Challenge Cup, FA Trophy and FA Vase are way up there. I for one would put a qualifying round tie between Norton and Stockton Ancients v Billingham Town on a higher pedestal than England v Switzerland in an early qualifying round having watch The Mighty Stalybridge Celtic for 16 years. Continue reading “Tameside Non-League Fixtures #2: FA Cup, Trophy and Vase Draws Announced”