the real fa cup

2nd Qualifying Round

2nd Qual Review

The disparity between sides in this round must make it one of the most potentially exciting rounds of the tournament

Poppies Plucked

Kettering Town 0-1 Chalfont St Peter: “It’s a club that holds the obscure record of the leading FA Cup goal scorers of all time … “


Unknown Navvy, Chalfont St Peters, Lewes, Phil Collins. Not much else, let’s be frank.

Sunday Bloody Sunday

Football, every day, football, endless football … What about just Saturday? Warren Carter doesn’t like Sunday football.

Whitehawk Down at Top Field

Genuinely one of our favourite Yapp Reports from the FA Cup. Get yerself a nice mug of tea and sit back while Graham takes you through England’s green and pleasant land.

Don’t Dream It’s Over

Number 63 … Lewes …. will play ….. number 33 … Portsmouth. Globe-trotting Stuart Fuller dreams. And then … Hendon 3-0 Lewes:

Hebburn 1-0 Linnets

The Northern League marches on in the FA Cup. The intrepid Andy Hudson returns ‘home’ from football trips to Sweden and Scotland to see Hebburn upset Linnets.

Penalty!! 10 Of Them!

FA Cup 3rd Qualifying Round Replay – Kingstonian 1-1 Margate AET Ks win 3-2 on penalties.
It’s been a busy week at realfacup’s semi-detached council flat, what with actual work, battles with content thieves, serious drinking and going to football matches …

Non League Day
Bobby Robson Foundation