Maltby FA Cup tie to be screened live

By Paul Rickett | 04/09/2018

Maltby FA Cup tie to be screened live
Action from Muglet Lane when Frickley visited Main in a friendly last year...it'll be live on TV this Saturday.

MALTBY Main FC are to have their FA Cup tie against Frickley Athletic screened live this weekend.

The BBC will stream the all-SouthYorkshire first qualifying round tie on Saturday as Main look to overcome former boss Spencer Fearn's Evo-Stik Division One side..

Maltby, from the ninth-tier Northern Counties East Premier Division, are playing their third match in this season's competition.

They started at the extra preliminary round stage. Eighth-tier Frickley beat Liversedge 10-1 in the last round.

The tie is live on BBC Sport's website and Connected TV from 12:20 BST.

Teams at this stage are four wins away from reaching the first round proper, when League One and League Two clubs enter.

Frickley, who played in the Northern Premier League Division One East, have earned £2,890 in FA Cup prize money this season while Maltby, who have played one game more, have won £5,140.

Winners of first qualifying round ties will receive £6,000.


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