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Emirates FA Cup | First Round Draw

Emirates FA Cup | First Round Draw

The draw for the First Round of this season's Emirates FA Cup competition, which is the 137th edition of the oldest recognised football tournament in the world, has taken place live on BBC TWO and BT Sport. You can find details of which teams have been drawn together, below.

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2017/18 Emirates FA Cup - Round Dates Confirmed

The Football Association have confirmed the Round dates for this season's Emirates FA Cup competition, with this years tournament set to begin on Saturday, 5th August as the non-league sides battle it out on the Extra Preliminary Round.

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Millwall Fixture Rearranged, Again

Walsall Football Club have confirmed that, due to Millwall's continued involvement in this season's Emirates FA Cup, our Sky Bet League One fixture at the Den, which was originally rescheduled for Tuesday, 31st January, has now been pushed back to Wednesday, 1st February, with kick-off scheduled for 7:45pm.

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EFL | 'Whole Game Solution' Is No Longer Viable

The English Football League's Board has today announced that they will cease discussions on the so-called 'Whole Game Solution' with immediate effect. This comes after the Football Association informed them they were no longer prepared to consider rescheduling FA Cup fixtures into midweek slots.

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THE FA CUP | MATCH REPORT | Walsall 0 Macclesfield Town 1

On Saturday afternoon the Saddlers played host to Macclesfield Town in the latest First Round of this season's Emirates FA Cup competition. We were in attendance, and our match report is below.

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Whitney - "I Will be Playing My Strongest Team, I Want to Keep This Run Going"

Saddlers boss Jon Whitney has spoken to the press ahead of Saturday's Emirates FA Cup clash with Macclesfield Town, and has revealed that he will be fielding a strong side against the Silkmen as he seeks to make it through to the next round.

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THE FA CUP | First Round Draw

Following the completion of the Fourth Qualifying Round over the weekend, the draw for the First Round Proper of this season's Emirates FA Cup has taken place live on BBC Two and BT Sport. You can read the full draw below.

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THE FA CUP | Walsall Drawn at Home in the First Round

Following the completion of the Fourth Qualifying Round over the weekend, the draw for the First Round Proper of this season's Emirates FA Cup has taken place live on BBC Two and BT Sport.

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THE FA CUP | Updated First Round Draw Numbers

The draw for the First Round of this season's Emirates FA Cup competition will take place on Monday evening with BBC Two and BT Sport covering the action live. Following Saturday's Fourth Qualifying Round the Football Association have updated the ball numbers.

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THE FA CUP | Fourth Substitution to be Introduced

The Football Association have today confirmed that the 2016/17 Emirates FA Cup is set to feature the introduction of a fourth substitute for the quarter finals, semi-finals and Final.

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INJURY UPDATE | Etheridge Requires Stitches - Posts Picture Update

Earlier today Walsall Football Club travelled to the Madejski Stadium to take on Reading in the Fourth Round of the Emirates FA Cup. During the match, which Walsall lost by four-goals-to-nil, goalkeeper Neil Etheridge was forced off with what at the time looked like a bad injury.

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PREVIEW | Mantom Looks Ahead to Today's FA Cup Clash

Walsall midfielder Sam Mantom has spoken to club journalists ahead of this afternoon's Emirates FA Cup Fourth Round clash with Reading, and has discussed his desire to advance as far as possible in the competition.

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