FA Trophy First Round: East Thurrock United v The Shots

Aldershot Town meet East Thurrock United in the Buildbase FA Trophy first round for the second season in a row, on Saturday 16 December.

The Rocks beat Shortwood United 3-1 in Saturday’s Third Qualifying Round tie, and now renew acquaintances with The Shots, having won in a replay at the same stage last year.

John Coventry’s side are currently 10th in Vanarama National League South, but after a 10-game unbeaten run to start the season The Rocks last Tuesday won just their first league match in nine games.

East Thurrock United play at the FutureFuel Stadium in Corringham, Essex, postcode SS17 9LB.

We will confirm full details of the tie, including ticket prices, as soon as possible.