2017–18 FA Trophy

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2017–18 FA Trophy
Football Association Trophy
CountryFlag of England.svg  England
Flag of Guernsey.svg  Guernsey
Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg  Wales
Champions Brackley Town
Runners-up Bromley
Top goal scorer(s) Louis Dennis (7 goals)
2018–19

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.

Contents

Calendar

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

RoundMain DateNumber of FixturesClubsNew Entries This RoundPrize Money
Preliminary Round 7 October 201764276 → 212128£3,000
First Round Qualifying 28 October 201772212 → 14080£3,250
Second Round Qualifying 11 November 201736140 → 104none£4,000
Third Round Qualifying 25 November 201740104 → 6444£5,000
First Round Proper 16 December 20173264 → 3224£6,000
Second Round Proper 13 January 20181632 → 16none£7,000
Third Round Proper 3 February 2018816 → 8none£8,000
Fourth Round Proper 24 February 201848 → 4none£10,000
Semi-Finals 17 and 24 March 201824 → 2none£20,000
Final 20 May 201812 → 1noneRunners-up £30,000
Winners £60,000

Preliminary Round

First Round Qualifying

Second Round Qualifying

Third Round Qualifying

First Round Proper

Second Round Proper

Third Round Proper

Fourth Round Proper

Semi-Finals

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

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

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

Second leg

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

Brackley Town won 3–0 on aggregate


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

Bromley won 4-3 on aggregate

Final

Brackley Town 1–1 (a.e.t.) Bromley
Johnson Soccerball shade.svg 90+6' (o.g.) Bugiel Soccerball shade.svg 19'
Penalties
Byrne Soccerball shade cross.svg
Williams Soccerball shad check.svg
Diggin Soccerball shad check.svg
Armson Soccerball shad check.svg
G. Walker Soccerball shad check.svg
Brown Soccerball shad check.svg
5–4 Sutherland Soccerball shad check.svg
Raymond Soccerball shad check.svg
Hanlan Soccerball shad check.svg
Rees Soccerball shad check.svg
Bugiel Soccerball shade cross.svg
Holland Soccerball shade cross.svg

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References

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