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BT Sport announce televised FA Cup first round replays

BT Sport have selected two FA Cup first round replays involving Non-League sides to be televised next week.

The first will be shown on Tuesday, November 20 with a 7.45pm kick-off as Oxford City host Tranmere Rovers.

Kabby Thsimanga bagged a hat-trick for the National League South side at Prenton Park, but it wasn’t enough as James Norwood forced a replay with a last minute strike.

The on the following evening, BT Sport will be at the Peninsula Stadium as Shrewsbury Town, of League One, head to Salford City.

Adam Rooney equalised for the National League high-flyers and subsequently Shrewsbury boss John Askey was sacked.

The FA live broadcast fee is £33,750 per club.

Broadcast coverage of the second round will be selected by 6pm on Thursday, November 15.

Four matches will be chosen for live broadcast plus a host of ties moved to the Sunday for extended highlights.


Oxford City v Tranmere Rovers (7.45pm) – Live on BT Sport 1


Salford City v Shrewsbury Town (7.45pm) – Live on BT Sport 1

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