East of the M60’s Other Road to Wembley #1: F.A. Vase Second Qualifying Round Results

Glossop North End and Oldham Borough through but early exits for Chadderton and Abbey Hey

Glossop North End made up for their early exit in the F.A. Cup with a morale boosting 3 – 1 win over Shirebrook Town. The Hillmen took the lead early on in the game with the Nottinghamshire side equalising soon after. By half time, Glossop North End were leading 2 – 1, with a third goal in the second half ensuring passage to the First Round Proper.

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East of the M60’s Other Road to Wembley #1: The F.A. Vase

F.A. Vase Second Qualifying Round under way this week

For most non league sides, the most realistic way of getting to Wembley is through the F.A.’s Trophy, Vase, Youth Cup and Sunday Cup competitions instead of the Challenge Cup. Some clubs may enter the other F.A. competitions but decline the offer of appearing in the Football Association’s flagship one. Continue reading “East of the M60’s Other Road to Wembley #1: The F.A. Vase”