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What time is the FA Cup draw? First round fixtures set to be decided

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?

49 DARLINGTON

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

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