he Linnets continue on the road to Wembley at the weekend with a trip to The Kuflink Stadium, home of National League outfit Ebbsfleet United for a Buildbase FA Trophy tie (3 pm).
In the previous round The Linnets saw of another National League outfit in Dover who were beaten in a penalty shoot out at The Walks in December and will be hoping to do the same again at the weekend against a side who are struggling at the wrong end of the table and were beaten by leaders Barrow by a seven goal margin last weekend. Meanwhile The Linnets were beating Spennymoor to maintain their four point lead at the top of the National League North table.
Again Ian Culverhouse will assess his options as late as possible with a number of players nursing knocks and bruises. Skipper Michael Clunan remains a long turn absentee with Ryan Fryatt and Chris Smith edging closer to returning to action. Ryan Jarvis returns to the squad following his suspension last weekend.
The winners of Saturday's tie will receive £5250 in prize money and the losers collecting £1750. If Saturday's fixture end in a draw the replay will be at The Walks on Tuesday January 14th with a 7:45 kick off.
Admission: Adults £17, Concessions £14, Juniors (12-16yrs) £9 and Juniors (U12yrs) £2
Ground Address: The Kuflink Stadium, Stonebridge Road, Northfleet, Kent DA11 9GN
Ground directions click here
Paraking for away supporters - Parking for supporters is suggested at the Ebbsfleet International Car Park ' C ' ( Domestic Passengers ). There is an arrangement to use the car park on a match day . It costs £3 and is only a short walk from the ground. The roads from the A2 to the roundabout outside the ground are ' clearways ' and cars parked there are liable to receive a ticket
The reserves will be looking to bounce back after their defeat last weekend when they entertain Debenham LC at The Fenland Stadium, Wisbech.
Lynn Ladies travel to Royston for an ERWFL Cup fixture.