Academy drawn against Halifax in big cup semi-final

Academy drawn against Halifax in big cup semi-final

FC Halifax Town stand between South Shields and a place in the National League Academy Cup final after the draw for the semi-finals was made.

The Mariners will take on their Yorkshire opponents at 1st Cloud Arena on Wednesday, March 23rd, with the kick-off time to be confirmed in due course.

It has been a superb run to the last four for Shields, who are competing against teams from the league above them.

Among their scalps have been Grimsby Town, Guiseley and York City, and now they must overcome Halifax to claim a spot in the final.