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Derbyshire sides find out FA Vase opponents

The draw for the first round proper of the FA Vase has been made.


Derbyshire is well represented in the draw, with some clubs having come through the qualifying rounds with others now about to enter the competition.


Heanor Town will travel to face divisional rivals Coventry Sphinx, while Shirebrook Town will host Boldmere St Michaels.



Belper United celebrate scoring in their FA Vase win over Kimberley on Sunday. Photo: Mike Smith


Belper United face a trip to play Rainworth Miners Welfare, while Gresley Rovers will head to Cheshire to face Congleton Town.


Long Eaton United, meanwhile, will be away to Studley.


Should New Mills overcome Winterton Rangers in this weekend's rearranged tie following Saturday's postponement, they will visit Cheadle Town in the first round.


Ties will be played on Saturday, October 31.