WILLAND ROVERS HANDED HOME TIE IN FA VASE QUARTER-FINALS


WILLAND Rovers have been handed a home tie against Cray Valley in the quarter-finals of the FA Vase.

The draw was made on Monday afternoon at Wembley Stadium by FA National Game competitions committee vice-chairman Nick Robinson and broadcaster and non-League impresario Tony Incenzo.

Western League side Willand secured their spot in the last eight by beating Deeping Rangers 3-2 at home in a thrilling match on Saturday.

Their London opponents in the quarter-finals, Cray Valley play in the Southern Counties East League and are targeting promotion to the Isthmian League.

Elsewhere in the draw, there was an eye-catching tie with Wessex League high-fliers Sholing making the trip north to Cheshire where they will play Northwich Victoria.

The ties will be played on the weekend of Saturday, February 23, 2019.

The Buildbase FA Vase sixth round draw

1 Hebburn Town or West Auckland Town v Irlam or Chertsey Town
2 Canterbury City v Biggleswade
3 Willand Rovers v Cray Valley
4 Northwich Victoria v Sholing

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