11 Jul 2021 in News
Boston Town have been drawn away to Sherwood Colliery in the FA Cup Extra Preliminary Round.
The tie will take place at Debdale Park in Mansfield on Satruday 7 August.
The winners will then travel to Sheffield FC in the Preliminary Round.
Sherwood Colliery are new opponents for the Poachers. They have just been moved up from the East Midlands League to the Northern Counties East League Premier Division, which is the same level as the United Counties League Premier Division North.
Sheffield FC, who play a step higher in the Northern Premier League Division One East, can lay claim to being the oldest football club in the world.
In the FA Vase, Boston have been drawn at home to Lutterworth Athletic, of the UCL Division One, in the 1st Qualifying Round. The winners of that tie on Saturday 11 September will be at home to Holbeach United in the 2nd Qualifying Round.