It’s been nearly a year since Maidstone United triumphed over Stevenage in the first FA Cup match proper to be played on synthetic turf. Click here to read the full story.
Newcastle Town’s players are looking forward to a spot of pampering at a luxury health centre after their Evo-Stik Northern Premier League club unveiled a new stadium sponsor. Click here to read the full story.
Scientific study on women footballers in the US has shown that constant heading of modern lightweight footballs can cause lasting brain damage. Click here to see the full story.
Greater Manchester Police have come under criticism for sending an ill-advertised tweet in which they jokingly declare Wayne Rooney as a missing person, after the striker endured yet another anonymous performance for Manchester United in their 0-0 draw with Crystal Palace. Click here to read the full story.
The highest valued treasure in the Antiques Roadshow’s 38-year history is rumoured to be a replica of the FA Cup. Click here to see the full story.
Salford City’s home match against Notts County in the FA Cup first round will be broadcast live on BBC Two on Friday, 6 November from 19:30 GMT. Click here to see the full story.
Didcot, the lowest-ranked team in the FA Cup, will play League Two’s Exeter City at home in the first round proper. Click here to see the full story.
The FA Cup first-round draw will be live across the BBC on Monday. The draw, hosted by Thackley Juniors, will be broadcast on BBC Two from 19:00 GMT and on Radio 5 live, the BBC Sport website and the BBC Sport app. Click here to see the full story.
FA Cup -Saturday 24 October 2015 – Fourth Round Qualifying