DATE FOR EA CUP DRAW ANNOUNCED

The draw for the first and second round of the Comtek Ernest Armstrong Memorial Cup will be held on Monday (August 19) at 6.45pm.

The cup is for second division teams.

The draw will be carried live on the league’s YouTube channel and will be held at the Kimberley Park before the Newcastle University v Carlisle City game.

The first round will involve eight clubs drawn from numbers 1-20.  The remaining 12 clubs will receive byes to the second round where they will be joined by the winners of the first round ties.

Links to the draw will be posted on social media on Monday.

The draw numbers are:

1        Bedlington Terriers

2        Billingham Synthonia

3        Birtley Town

4        Brandon United

5        Carlisle City

6        Chester-le-Street Town

7        Crook Town

8        Durham City

9        Easington Colliery

10      Esh Winning

11      Heaton Stannington

12      Jarrow

13      Newcastle University

14      Redcar Athletic

15      Ryton & Crawcrook Albion

16      Sunderland West End

17      Tow Law Town

18      Washington

19      West Allotment Celtic

20      Willington

21      Winner of Match 1

22      Winner of Match 2

23      Winner of Match 3

24      Winner of Match 4