The Isuzu FA Vase reaches the third-round proper stage this weekend with plenty of Midland Football League interest. Midland Football League Premier Division leaders Walsall Wood travel to divisional rivals Highgate United, whilst Atherstone Town host Stourport Swifts. In the two ties featuring external clubs, AFC Wulfrunians host Step 6 Brocton and Lye Town travel to Congleton Town.
Away from the Vase action in the Midland Football League Premier Division, sixth hosts second as Lichfield City entertain Shifnal Town. In a match with plenty of intrigue at the bottom end of the league table, Wolverhampton Casuals host Uttoxeter Town in a real six-pointer.
Saturday's Isuzu FA Vase 3rd Round fixtures:
AFC Wulfrunians vs Brocton (2pm)
Atherstone Town vs Stourport Swifts (3pm)
Congleton Town vs Lye Town (3pm)
Highgate United vs Walsall Wood (3pm)
Saturday's Midland Football Premier Division fixtures:
Market Drayton Town vs Studley (12:30pm)
Lichfield City vs Shifnal Town (3pm)
Whitchurch Alport vs Worcester City (3pm)
Wolverhampton Casuals vs Uttoxeter Town (3pm)
In Division 1, with league leaders Dudley Town not in action, second-placed Ashby Ivanhoe will be looking to close the gap at the top when they welcome Nuneaton Griff to the NFU Sports Ground. Hinckley AFC fresh off their 9-0 victory over Coventry Copsewood in midweek will look to continue their promotion push when they travel to AFC Bridgnorth, whilst OJM Black Country will be looking to make it ten league wins in a row when they host bottom of the table Haughmond.
Saturday's Midland Football League Division 1 fixtures:
AFC Bridgnorth vs Hinckley AFC (3pm)
Ashby Ivanhoe vs Nuneaton Griff (3pm)
Coton Green vs Stapenhill (3pm)
Coventry Copsewood vs Bilston Town (3pm)
Cradley Town vs Wolverhampton Sporting Community (2pm)
Droitwich Spa vs Paget Rangers (3pm)
Ingles vs Shawbury United (3pm)
OJM Black Country vs Haughmond (3pm)
Smethwick Rangers vs Heath Hayes (3pm)
Wednesfield vs Chelmsley Town (3pm)
In Division 2 league leaders Sutton United welcome Earlswood Town to their brand-new Coleshill Road ground looking to maintain their slender advantage at the top of the table ahead of Cadbury Athletic. Cadbury, who are only two points behind Sutton, travel to Fairfield Villa. Local rivals meet at Field Lane where Hampton host Knowle. The form side in the Division is Alcester Town and the Romans are on the road tomorrow at Inkberrow.
Saturday's Midland Football League Division 2 fixtures:
Barnt Green Spartak vs Bolehall Swifts (2pm)
Fairfield Villa vs Cadbury Athletic (2pm)
Hampton vs Knowle (2pm)
Inkberrow vs Alcester Town (2pm)
Kenilworth Sporting vs Boldmere Sports & Social Falcons (2pm)
Redditch Borough vs AFC Coventry Rangers (2pm)
Sutton United vs Earlswood Town (3pm)
Game of the day in Division 3 sees Coventrians, who are on a seven-game winning streak in the league, welcome league leaders Wake Green Amateurs to the Colliery Sports Ground. Second-placed Central Ajax who are just two points from the league's summit travel to Continental Star, whilst third-placed AFC Solihull are at home to Balsall & Berkswell.
Saturday's Midland Football League Division 3 fixtures:
AFC Solihull vs Balsall & Berkswell (2pm)
Continental Star vs Central Ajax (2pm)
Coventrians vs Wake Green Amateurs (2pm)
DSC United vs Leamington Hibernian (3pm)
Sutton Rangers vs Solihull Sporting (2pm)
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