FOOTBALL: Cup draw serves up tasty derby

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RIVALS Deeping Rangers and Spalding United will meet in a tasty FA Cup with Budweiser clash.

The duo will meet at Outgang Road in the extra preliminary round on Saturday, August 20, with a home tie against Belper Town awaiting the winners.

Holbeach United will play host to Lincoln Moorlands Railway in the extra preliminary stage. The winners will travel to Hucknall Town.

All teams victorious in the extra preliminary stage will collect a cool £750.

There is also a potential derby on the cards in the FA Carlsberg Vase.

The second qualifying stage on September 24 sees Deeping at Ollerton Town or South Normanton Athletic, while Holbeach welcome Newark Town.

Should the pair both progress, they will bank £700 each and square off against each other at Outgang Road in the first round proper on October 22.

Spalding have received a bye to the first round and also landed a home tie.

They will take on either Greenwood Meadows, Graham St Prims or Sleaford Town. The prize fund at that stage sees the winners land £900.