King’s Lynn land home FA Cup reward

King's Lynn will face Stratford Town in the FA Cup third qualifying round at The Walks on Saturday, October 15.

Town's remarkable home run continued in Monday morning's draw at FA headquarters with a fifth successive tie at The Walks in this season's competition. Stratford are currently 18th in the Midland Alliance - the same step five as the Linnets in the non league pyramid.

Stratford booked their place in the next round with a 4-2 away win at Stafford Rangers. The Midlanders have already had an eventful run in this season's competition after a 5-5 draw in their first round qualifer against Newcastle Town before a 6-2 replay win.

In the other tie featuring a Norfolk side, Ridgeons Premier Division leaders Wroxham will make the long trip to Dover if they beat Concord on Tuesday night in their second qualifying round replay.