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PREVIEW | AFC Blackpool v Wrexham

Reds head to the Mechanics

24 September 2021

Wrexham kick off their FA Youth Cup campaign as they make the trip to AFC Blackpool.

Dan Nolan's side enter the competition at the Second Qualifying Round with the winner taking on West Didsbury & Chorlton.

It's the first time Wrexham have played in the competitiion since November 2019 where they took on Lincoln City at Sincil Bank. Other notable trips in the competition for Wrexham include a visit to Ewood Park to play Blackburn Rovers and taking on Sheffield FC - a fellow 'oldest' club.

Key Info

AFC Blackpool v Wrexham
Kick-Off: 19:00
Location: Jepson Way
Tickets: £3

Ones to Watch

Forwards Dan Jones and Kai Evans are currently battling for the league golden boot with six goals each from their opening three games. Jones, who has trained with the first team this season, has been in superb form in front of goal with a total of 10 goals in the last four games.

The Opposition

AFC Blackpool's senior side currently compete in the North West Counties League Division One North whilst their under-18s play within the North West Youth Alliance system.

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