Poppies and Steelmen on the road in FA Cup

FA Cup draw.
FA Cup draw.

Kettering Town and Corby Town will be on the road when they begin their Emirates FA Cup campaigns next month.

The Poppies will travel to either Leek Town or Newcastle Town in the first qualifying round of the competition while the Steelmen have been handed an away tie at either Rugby Town or Bromsgrove Sporting.

AFC Rushden & Diamonds take on Sileby Rangers in the preliminary round at the Dog & Duck at the weekend and the winners of that will be at home to either Aveley or AFC Hornchurch in the next stage.

Desborough Town are also in preliminary round action on Saturday when they host London Colney with the victors then going into an away tie at either Hertford Town or Hadley.

The first qualifying round ties are due to take place on Saturday, September 3.