SUBJECT to FA guidance, due to be published today (Wednesday, August 19) local 'non-elite' football clubs may be able to allow controlled numbers of spectators to gain access to pre-season fixtures.
The FA's definition of 'non-elite' refers to clubs below National League North and South level.
Guidance will be issued to clubs on steps needed to be taken to safely manage any crowds.
UTTOXETER TOWN have drawn AFC Wulfrunians from the Midland League Premier Division away in the first qualifying round of the FA Vase on Saturday, September 19.
The winners will face Stourport Swifts at home on Saturday, October 10.
Uttoxeter travel to Stone Old Alleynians for their latest pre-season friendly tonight (Aug 19), having won all four warm-up games to date.
ROCESTER FC lost 2-1 at home to NWCL side Hanley Town last night, after taking a 53rd minute lead through Jack Stevens.
The Romans will face OJM Black Country from the West Midlands Regional League away in their first round tie in the FA Vase.
The winners will gain a home tie against Wolverhampton SC or Bewdley Town at home in the next round.
Rocester welcome Betvictor NPL outfit Leek Town to Hillsfield for a pre-season friendly this Friday.