“Winners receive £7,000 in prize money”
The 2nd Round Proper of the F.A. Trophy takes place this coming weekend.
There are two teams left in the competition from level 8 of the Pyramid; Ramsbottom United (Northern Premier Div. One North) who will entertain Weymouth (level 7, Southern Premier South) and Bedford Town (Southern Div. One Central) who will visit Chesterfield (level 5, National League).
Bedford Town having entered the competition at the very first hurdle, the Extra Preliminary Round, six rounds ago!, whereas Ramsbottom United played their first match in the following, Preliminary Round.
There are six teams left from Pyramid level 7; nine teams from level 6 (three National South and six national North) and fifteen teams from the Conference National, level 5.
The three matches involving National South teams are:
Hemel Hempstead Town v Wingate & Finchley (Isthmian Premier, level 7)
Maidstone United (Conference National, level 5) v Oxford City
Stockport County (National North, level 6) v Truro City
The current National League leaders Leyton Orient have been drawn to play away to fellow National Leaguers, 5th placed Wrexham.
Updated 08:19 - 10 Jan 2019 by David Hamlet