Fylde to face Skem in FA Trophy tie

Fylde to host Skelmersdale
Fylde to host Skelmersdale

AFC Fylde will be at home to Skelmersdale in the first round proper of the FA Trophy on Saturday week.

Skem earned the right to visit Kellamergh Park thanks to a 5-2 win at home to Chorley in a replay of rapidly changing fortunes.

And it was an ex-Magpie who helped seal Chorley's fate - Chris Almond, who left the club in August, scored two of the goals.

Chorley had twice led through goals by Jack Lynch and Dale Whitham and were 2-1 ahead at half-time, but Skem fought back, with Shaun Holden, Gerard Kinsella and another ex-Chorley man Tom Ince adding to Almond's brace in this replay