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FA Cup preview

Chelsea were last year's winners of the FA Cup Photo: PA

This weekend is the first round of the FA Cup and a number of Midlands teams are in action.

Teams from League One and Two join the remaining non-league sides in the world's oldest competition.

Southern Football League side Arlesey Town visit the Ricoh Arena to face the 1987 FA Cup winners, Coventry City of League One.

2008 victors Portsmouth host Notts County and Isthmian League's Metropolitan Police face Crawley Town.

Other first round fixtures include:

  • Hereford v Shrewsbury
  • Lincoln v Walsall
  • Kidderminster v Oldham
  • Forest Green v Port Vale
  • Chesterfield v Hartlepool
  • Luton v Nuneaton
  • Wrexham v Alfreton
  • Mansfield v Slough
  • Northampton v Bradford

You can keep up to date with all of the weekend action via the ITV Sport website.