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Posted by Kelly Gilchrist
Posted on Thu 3 Nov 2022
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FC Halifax Town will take a break from league action this weekend and will travel to National League South leaders Ebbsfleet in the FA Cup 1st Round.

The Shaymen beat St Ives Town in the 4th Qualifying Round to reach the 1st Round 3-0 and will be looking to be the first side to beat Ebbsfleet this season who are on a run of 12 wins and 3 draws in the league this season.

Town beat Oldham 2-1 in front of the BT camreras last weekend and have won three, drawn one and lost one in the last five games and have moved up to 18th in the National League.

Ebbsfleet played on Wednesday night and they won 1-0 away at Havant & Waterlooville to stay top of the National League South, they drew 1-1 away at Hemel Hempstead Town last weekend.

They have scored 38 goals and conceded just 12 in the opening 15 games and are two points clear at the top of their league with two games in hand over Dartford.

If a replay is needed, it will be played at the Shay on Tuesday 15th November, 7.45pm kick-off

Ebbsfleet recommend tickets are bought in advance, details can be found here

Match Officials:

Referee: Ed Duckworth

Assistants: David Harrison / Shaun Farrer

Fourth Official: Mark Pond

Next Game

Solihull Moors vs FC Halifax Town – Tuesday 8th November, 7.45pm kick-off

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