Shields handed home draw in next round of FA Youth Cup

Shields handed home draw in next round of FA Youth Cup

South Shields will host St Helens Town or Chorley in the third qualifying round of the FA Youth Cup.

The tie is due to be played at Mariners Park on the week commencing Monday, October 15.

St Helens and Chorley will meet in their second qualifying round match on Sunday.

Shields have enjoyed an exciting run in the competition so far, having beaten Stockton Town, Spennymoor Town and Gateshead.

The Spennymoor and Gateshead matches were played at Mariners Park and attracted healthy crowds.

Details about the date of the third qualifying round tie and admission prices will be announced in due course.