UCL Preview – Ar Tarn and Diamonds set for derby clash

Action from AFC Rushden & Diamonds' 6-0 win at Woodford United in the FA Vase on Saturday

Action from AFC Rushden & Diamonds' 6-0 win at Woodford United in the FA Vase on Saturday

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There is a big local derby in store in the ChromaSport & Trophies United Counties League Premier Division tonight (Tuesday).

Desborough Town take on AFC Rushden & Diamonds at the S6 Stadium after both clubs progressed into the second round of the FA Vase at the weekend.

Steve Walker’s Ar Tarn claimed a 3-1 victory at Hucknall Town while Diamonds ran out comfortable 6-0 winners at UCL Division One bottom markers Woodford United.

Diamonds were handed a trip to Wolverhampton-based AFC Wulfrunians in the second round while Desborough will travel to Blaby & Whetstone Athletic. The ties will be played on Saturday, November 16.

Elsewhere, Irchester United entertain UCL Division One rivals Oadby in the first round of the Knockout Cup this evening.

And there is also a busy night of action in Division One with Burton Park Wanderers taking on Bourne at Latimer Park.

Rushden & Higham head to Buckingham Town, Rothwell Corinthians entertain Harrowby, Thrapston Town host St Neots Saints and Whitworth take on Eynesbury at London Road.