Chesterfield learn FA Cup fourth qualifying round opponents

Chesterfield have learned the identity of their FA Cup fourth qualifying round opponents.

By The Star Newsroom
Monday, 08 October, 2018, 13:19
Chesterfield v AFC Fylde. Lee Shaw takes some evasive action early in the second half.

The draw, which took place moments ago and is regionalised, has pitted the Spireites against AFC Fylde - away from home.

The two sides played out a goalless draw in National League action at the weekend.

The tie is due to take place on the weekend of 20th October.

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Victory in the final qualifying round before the first round proper would earn the club £25,000 in prize money.

Last season Town exited at the first hurdle at the hands of Bradford City.

In the 1996/97 season the Spireites reached the semi-final of the competiton and took Premier League opponents Middlesbrough to a replay.