2017–18 FA Trophy

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2017–18 FA Trophy
Football Association Trophy
Country England
 Guernsey
 Wales
ChampionsBrackley Town
Runners-upBromley

The 2017–18 FA Trophy is the 49th season of the FA Trophy, an annual football competition for teams at levels 5-8 of the English National League System.

Calendar[edit]

The calendar for the 2017–18 FA Trophy, as announced by The Football Association.[1]

Round Main Date Number of Fixtures Clubs New Entries This Round Prize Money
Preliminary Round 7 October 2017 64 276 → 212 128 £3,000
First Round Qualifying 28 October 2017 72 212 → 140 80 £3,250
Second Round Qualifying 11 November 2017 36 140 → 104 none £4,000
Third Round Qualifying 25 November 2017 40 104 → 64 44 £5,000
First Round Proper 16 December 2017 32 64 → 32 24 £6,000
Second Round Proper 13 January 2018 16 32 → 16 none £7,000
Third Round Proper 3 February 2018 8 16 → 8 none £8,000
Fourth Round Proper 24 February 2018 4 8 → 4 none £10,000
Semi-Finals 17 and 24 March 2018 2 4 → 2 none £20,000
Final 20 May 2018 1 2 → 1 none Runners-up £30,000
Winners £60,000

Preliminary Round[edit]

First Round Qualifying[edit]

Second Round Qualifying[edit]

Third Round Qualifying[edit]

First Round Proper[edit]

Second Round Proper[edit]

Third Round Proper[edit]

Fourth Round Proper[edit]

Semi-Finals[edit]

Semi final fixtures are due to be played on 17 March and 24 March 2018, with the second leg going to extra time and penalties if required.

First leg[edit]

Brackley Town (6)1–0Wealdstone (6)
Gudger Goal 85'
St. James Park, Brackley
Attendance: 1,250
Referee: Charles Breakspear

Bromley (5)3–2Gateshead (5)
Hanlan Goal 15' (pen.)
Dennis Goal 51'82'
Peniket Goal 1'
Johnson Goal 40'
Hayes Lane, Bromley
Attendance: 1,254
Referee: Dean Whitestone

Second leg[edit]

Wealdstone (6)0–2Brackley Town (6)
Byrne Goal 55'
Willaims Goal 81'
Grosvenor Vale, Ruislip
Attendance: 2,008
Referee: Gavin Ward

Brackley Town won 3–0 on aggregate


Gateshead (5)1–1Bromley (5)
Barrow Goal 69' Kerr Goal 5' (o.g.)
International Stadium, Gateshead
Attendance: 2,264
Referee: Ben Toner

Bromley won 4-3 on aggregate

Final[edit]

Brackley Town1–1 (a.e.t.)Bromley
Johnson Goal 90+6' (o.g.) Bugiel Goal 19'
Penalties
Byrne Penalty missed
Williams Penalty scored
Diggin Penalty scored
Armson Penalty scored
G. Walker Penalty scored
Brown Penalty scored
5–4 Sutherland Penalty scored
Raymond Penalty scored
Hanlan Penalty scored
Rees Penalty scored
Bugiel Penalty missed
Holland Penalty missed

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The FA Trophy Fixtures List – Season 2017–2018". The FA. Retrieved 7 July 2017.