The draw for the FA Cup 1st Qualifying Round has given WELWYN GARDEN CITY a home tie against Isthmian League Premier side Bishops Stortford while ST MARGARETSBURY must travel to East London to take on fellow Essex Senior League members Walthamstow.
The Citizens haven’t reached the Second Qualifying Round since 2005 while their opponents have reached the First Round Proper four times this century. The last meeting between the teams was in the Herts Senior Cup with Bishops Stortford progressing.
Walthamstow are many peoples favourites for the Essex Senior League title The Stow reached the First Qualifying Round after a victory on penalties over Cockfosters.
Both ties will take place during the week begining 21st September.