Home tie for Town in Trophy

FC Halifax Town will be at home to Solihull Moors in the second round of the Buildbase FA Trophy.

Monday, 17th December 2018, 2:49 pm
Updated Monday, 17th December 2018, 2:53 pm
Match report

The draw was made at Wembley Stadium on Monday afternoon and broadcast on talkSPORT 2 with the FA’s George Dorling and Tony Incenzo pulling out the balls.

Town won 2-1 at Barrow in Saturday’s first round and are bidding to win the trophy for the second time in four seasons after their 1-0 success over Grimsby at Wembley.

Solihull, currently 11 places above Town in the National League table, made progress with a 1-0 win at Southport on Saturday, Jordan Murphy scoring after 54 minutes.

Town and Solihull have already fought out a goalless draw this season at Damson Park in the West Midlands in September.

The 16 ties at the next stage of non-League’s premier knockout competition take place on the weekend of January 12/13 with winning clubs picking up £7000 from the competition’s prize fund.

DRAW: Workington or Ramsbottom United v Weymouth, Hartlepool United v AFC Telford United, Woking or Maidstone United v Maidenhead United or Oxford City, Hemel Hempsted Town v Wingate & Finchley, Barnet v Dorchester Town, Hereford v Brackley Town, Salford City or Gateshead v Dagenham & Redbridge, Blyth Spartans v Boreham Wood, AFC Fylde v Biggleswade Town, Spennymoor Town v Bromley, Stockport County v Truro City, Dover Athletic or Havant & Waterlooville v Harrogate Town, Chesterfield v Aldershot or Bedford Town, Carshalton Athletic v Salisbury or Braintree Town, FC Halifax Town v Solihull Moors, Wrexham v Leyton Orient.