Draw For The FA Trophy Third Round Has Been Made

By Sam Elliott

The draw for the third round of the FA Trophy has been made as the National League club join the competition.

Following Saturday’s ties, clubs have discovered their fate ahead of the Saturday 9 December matches.

Holders FC Halifax Town meet Altrincham while National League leaders Chesterfield are on the treble charge - they're at home to Southport.

There's a classic tie in store as underdogs City of Liverpool host Hartlepool while York City go to Nantwich Town. Curzon Ashton vs Macclesfield is also a game to keep an eye on.

Barnet welcome Maidstone United while Southend have a tough task when they welcome in-form National League South side Hampton.

As always, there's plenty of same divisions match-ups.

Rochdale meet Gateshead while there's a Hampshire derby as Eastleigh play host to Aldershot Town.

The northern draw:
Curzon Ashton vs Macclesfield
Scunthorpe U vs Solihull Moors
Kidderminster vs Stourbridge
Oldham Athletic vs Mickleover
Nantwich Town vs York City
FC Halifax Town vs Altrincham
Walsall Wood vs Coalville Town
Nuneaton Borough vs AFC Fylde
Chesterfield vs Southport
City of Liverpool vs Hartlepool
Chorley vs Blyth Spartans
Radcliffe vs Redditch United
Rochdale vs Gateshead

The southern draw
Horsham vs AFC Totton
Bath City vs Boreham Wood
Southend United vs Hampton & RB
Dorking vs Maidenhead
Bromley vs Slough Town
Aveley vs Hungerford Town
Hereford vs Bognor/South Park
Dagennham vs Leiston/Peterborough S
Frome Town vs Torquay
Hythe Town vs Whitehawk
Barnet vs Maidstone United
Welling/Taunton vs Brackley
Ebbsfleet vs Bishop's Stortford
Weston-s-Mare vs Woking
Eastleigh vs Aldershot Town
Oxford City vs Chelmsford City
Wealdstone vs Billericay Town
Hendon vs Weymouth
Chippenham vs Gloucester city

Where next?

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