The draws for the early rounds of the FA competitions were published today. Here are all of the details for Whitstable Town.
The Emirates FA Cup
Extra Preliminary Round (Saturday 10 August)
Whitstable Town not involved
Preliminary Round (Saturday 24 August – winners receive £2,890, losers £960)
Whitstable Town v Crawley Down Gatwick or Newhaven
Both potential opponents play in the Southern Combination League Premier Division.
The Buidbase FA Trophy
Extra Preliminary Round (Saturday 28 September – winners receive £1,500, losers £500)
Chalfont St Peter v Whitstable Town
Preliminary Round (Saturday 12 October – winners receive £2,250, losers £750)
Chalfont St Peter or Whitstable Town v Ware
Chalfont St Peter and Ware are both in the BetVictor Isthmian South Central Division,with Chalfont St Peter finishing last season in 14th place and Ware 7th.
The FA Youth Cup
First Round Qualifying (Week commencing 16 September)
Badshot Lea or Welling Town v WhitstableTown
This will be a return to the FA Youth Cup for Whitstable, having been absent for several seasons.