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Gills at home in FA Cup first round

Cheltenham will visit ME7 in the first round of the Emirates FA Cup.

18 October 2021

League 1 clubs to clash in FA Cup first round.

Gillingham will play Cheltenham Town at MEMS Priestfield Stadium in the first round of this season's Emirates FA Cup.

The draw was made on Sunday, and it will see the two teams meet for the second time already this season, Cheltenham having won the second round Carabao Cup tie at MEMS Priestfield Stadium on penalties. 

Steve Evans's side reached the second round of the competition last season, losing 3-2 at home to Exeter City having defeated Woking at home in the opening round. 


The tie will be played the weekend of November 5-8. Ticket information will follow.

First round draw in full:


Bradford City v Exeter City

Sunderland v Mansfield Town

Dorking Wanderers or Hayes & Yeading United v Sutton United

Sheffield Wednesday v Plymouth Argyle

Dagenham & Redbridge v Salford City

Carlisle United v Horsham

Dover Athletic or Yate Town v Yeovil Town or Weymouth

Scunthorpe United v Doncaster Rovers

Rotherham United v Bromley

Portsmouth v Harrow Borough

Gillingham v Cheltenham Town

Morecambe v Newport County

Banbury United v Barrow

Fleetwood Town v Burton Albion

AFC Sudbury v Colchester United

Northampton Town v Cambridge United

Corinthian Casuals or St Albans City v Forest Green Rovers

Boston United or Stratford Town v Shrewsbury Town

Pontefract Collieries or FC Halifax Town v Maidenhead United

Chesterfield v Southend United

Rochdale v Tamworth or Notts County

Kidderminster Harriers v Grimsby Town

Wigan Athletic v Solihull Moors

Boreham Wood v Eastleigh or Folkestone Invicta

York City or Morpeth Town v Kettering Town or Buxton

Ipswich Town v Oldham Athletic

AFC Wimbledon v Brackley Town or Guiseley

Harrogate Town v Marine or Wrexham

Hartlepool United v Wycombe Wanderers

King's Lynn Town v Walsall

Crewe Alexandra v Swindon Town

Bolton Wanderers v Stockport County

Charlton Athletic v Torquay United or Havant & Waterlooville

Oxford United v Bristol Rovers

Crawley Town v Tranmere Rovers

Leyton Orient v Ebbsfleet United

Milton Keynes Dons v Stevenage

Lincoln City v Bowers & Pitsea

Port Vale v Accrington Stanley

Marske United or Gateshead v Altrincham

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