Gills to travel to Sunderland in first round of FA Cup

Gills away in round one.

Gillingham will play Sunderland at the Stadium of Light in the opening round of this season’s Emirates FA Cup.

The draw was made on Monday evening on BBC Two by Karen Carney and former Leeds striker Jermaine Beckford.

The draw will see Gills make the long journey north to take on a side who have recently appointed Phil Parkinson as their new manager.

Fixtures are to be played over the weekend of November 8-11.

Selected ties:

Ipswich Town v Lincoln City

Oxford City v Solihull Moors

Crawley Town v Scunthorpe United

Harrogate Town v Portsmouth

Colchester United v Coventry City

Sunderland v Gillingham

Dulwich Hamlet v Carlisle

Bolton Wanderers v Plymouth Argyle

York City v Altrincham

Chesterfield/Wrexham v Rochdale

Maidstone United v Torquay United

Leyton Orient v Maldon and Tiptree

Chippenham Town v Northampton Town

Cambridge United v Exeter City

Bristol Rovers v Bromley

Ebbsfleet United/Woking v Notts County

Walsall v Darlington

Nantwich Town v AFC Fylde

AFC Wimbledon v Doncaster Rovers

Hayes and Yeading/Poole Town v Oxford United

Shrewsbury Town v Bradford City

Grimsby Town v Newport County

Gateshead v Oldham Athletic

Mansfield Town v Chorley

Dover Athletic v Southend United

Tranmere Rovers v Wycombe Wanderers

Carshalton Athletic v Boston United

Cheltenham Town v Swindon Town

Accrington Stanley v Crewe Alexandra

Potters Bar Town/Barnet v Fleetwood Town

Macclesfield Town v Kingstonian

Maidenhead United v Wealdstone v Rotherham United

Blackpool v Morecambe

MK Dons v Port Vale

Stevenage v Peterborough United

Chichester City v Bye