The world’s oldest cup competition will once again kick off very soon with the draw for the first round proper taking place on Monday.
The Premier League big boys don’t enter the fray just yet but that doesn’t mean there won’t be excitement.
Who will be the story this year?
Here’s everything you need to know:
The draw takes place on Monday 25 October.
The draw is scheduled to get underway around 7.10pm.
Yes. The draw will be televised in full on BT Sport 1 ahead of coverage of the fourth qualifying round tie between Bishop’s Stortford and St Albans City.
What are the ball numbers?
52 BANBURY UNITED
53 SOUTH SHIELDS
55 FC UNITED OF MANCHESTER
56 BRACKLEY TOWN
59 AFC FYLDE
62 CANVEY ISLAND
63 HAYES & YEADING UNITED
65 TONBRIDGE ANGELS
66 HAMPTON & RICHMOND BOROUGH
68 MALDON & TIPTREE
75 HAVANT & WATERLOOVILLE
76 BOREHAM WOOD
78 BISHOP'S STORTFORD OR ST ALBANS CITY
79 CONCORD RANGERS