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Witton Albion paired with Ashton United or FC United of Manchester in Doodson Sport Cup
WITTON must wait to find out who will provide the opposition in the Doodson Sport Cup last 16.
Brian Pritchard’s men, conquerors of Premier Division rivals AFC Fylde in midweek, have been paired with Ashton United or FC United of Manchester at the next stage.
Those two are scheduled to play their third round encounter next Wednesday, kick off 7.45pm.
Albion, who have never contested the final of the Northern Premier League’s cup competition, bowed out at the quarter finals stage last term after losing at Kendal.
They eased past Fylde on Tuesday when goals from Joe Shaw, his first for the club, and a brace of penalties from Anthony Gardner secured a 3-1 victory.
The fourth round ties take place at the month’s end.
Doodson Sport Cup
Round Four (ties to be played week commencing Monday, January 28)
Ashton United or FC United of Manchester v Witton Albion
Blyth Spartans v North Ferriby United or Sheffield
Eastwood Town v Rainworth Miners Welfare
Farsley v Worksop Town
Grantham Town v Matlock Town or Carlton Town
Marine or Trafford v Chorley or Cammell Laird
Nantwich Town v Kendal Town or Burscough or Curzon Ashton
Rushall Olympic v Northwich Victoria or Market Drayton Town