Guide to the First Round draw of 2023-24 FA Cup as the tournament moves into the proper stages of the campaign.
Over the last two months, numerous Non League have done battle to secure their places in the hat for the First Round Proper, which could see them face a glamourous home tie against EFL opposition as League One and League Two clubs enter the competition.
Now, here is a guide to everything that you must know about the First Round draw in 2023-24 FA Cup.
When is the First Round Draw?
The draw for the First Round of 2023-24 FA Cup will take place on Sunday 15 October live on ITV1 in the UK, with coverage commencing at 2:30pm BST ahead of the broadcaster’s coverage of England’s Rugby World Cup Quarter-Final against Fiji.
How Many Teams will be in the Draw?
80 clubs will be involved in the draw as 48 clubs from League One and League Two join the competition at this stage, alongside the 32 qualifiers from the Fourth Qualifying Round.
|21||Forest Green Rovers|
|49||Scarborough Athletic/Oxford City|
|55||York City/Needham Market|
|60||Chelmsford City/Whitby Town|
|74||Braintree Town/Chesham United|
|78||Cray Valley PM|
|79||Ebbsfleet United/Slough Town|
|80||Billericay Town/Sheppey United|
When is the First Round Taking Place?
The First Round wiill take place across weekend of 3-6 November on BBC and ITV in the UK, with the winning teams awarded £40,000 in prize money and a place in the Second Round.