The early rounds have been drawn for the FA Cup and the FA Vase, with Hinckley's first
ever FA Cup opponents to be Walsall Wood, and another new team to face in the Vase against
In the FA Cup, Hinckley AFC are at home to Walsall Wood which will take place at St
John's Park on Saturday 15th August. Walsall Wood play in the Midland League Premier
Division and last season finished fourth. The winners of this tie will face the winners of the
Gornal Athletic v Bromsgrove Sporting match, away, in the next round.
In the FA Vase, Hinckley AFC have been drawn away Wolverhampton Sporting, scheduled for
Saturday 5th September. Wolves Sporting play in the West Midlands Regional league, and
last season finished sixteenth. The winners of this tie will face a home match against
Bromyard Town in the next round.