West await FA Cup Preliminary Round opponents
Following West’s 5-0 win at Athersley Recreation over the weekend, the club will now be placed in the Preliminary Round of the FA Cup. As the opening two rounds of the draw are made simultaneously, we can confirm that West will be playing the winner of 1874 Northwich vs Northwich Victoria. As their game on Saturday ended in a draw, their replay will be played this Tuesday at 7.45pm. Regardless, West will be travelling to face the victors on Saturday 19th August – further details will be announced on Wednesday morning once we have the identity of our opponents confirmed.
You can read the Northwich Guardian’s match report of Northwich Victoria 2 – 2 1874 Northwich here: http://www.northwichguardian.co.uk/sport/1874northwich/15456302.Vics_2_2_1874__Teen_s_first_touch_sets_up_replay/
You can watch highlights of West’s 5-0 victory here: http://wdcfc.co.uk/goal-highlights-athersley-recreation-0-5-west-didsbury-chorlton/
Match report to follow.