AFC Sudbury’s First Round tie against Colchester United features amongst six matches in the opening round of 2021-22 FA Cup selected for live TV Broadcast.
AFC Sudbury will welcome League Two’s Colchester United to King’s Marsh Stadium on Friday 5 November in a 7:55pm GMT kick-off, with the local derby selected for live broadcast on BBC Two.
BBC will also televise a second First Round tie under the terms of their new joint-deal with ITV, which sees St Albans City host Forest Green Rovers on Sunday 7 November in a 5:15pm kick-off, which also will be aired on BBC Two.
ITV meanwhile will broadcast four matches across the First Round weekend, starting with Barrow’s trip to Banbury United on Saturday 6 November on ITV4 in a 5:15pm kick-off.
Sunday 7 November will see ITV broadcast a double-header starting with an all-EFL clash between Sheffield Wednesday and Plymouth Argyle at Hillsborough from 12:15pm, before coverage switches to ITV4 for Stratford Town’s tie against Shrewsbury Town.
ITV will bring their First Round coverage to a close on Monday 8 November with the final tie of the round, which sees League Two’s Salford visit Dagenham & Redbridge, which will be followed by the Second Round draw post-match.
Full details of all six selected matches can be found below with fixtures to be played between 5-8 November 2021.
|Friday 5 November||AFC Sudbury v Colchester||BBC Two||7:55pm|
|Saturday 6 November||Banbury United v Barrow||ITV4||5:15pm|
|Sunday 7 November||Sheffield Wednesday v Plymouth||ITV||12:15pm|
|Sunday 7 November||Stratford Town v Shrewsbury||ITV4||3pm|
|Sunday 7 November||St Albans City v Forest Green||BBC Two||5:15pm|
|Monday 8 November||Dagenham & Redbridge v Salford||ITV4||7:45pm|