STOKE City entertain Blackburn Rovers at the Bet365 Stadium on Saturday afternoon. The visitors are currently in seventeenth position in the Championship table with the Potters currently in twenty-third, but City did win last time out against Blackburn as they beat them 1-0 back in April.
In the FA Cup Port Vale travel to Whaddon Road to face Cheltenham Town. Both sides are in league two with Town in 5th place in the table with the Valiants in 9th. Vale do not have the best of records against Cheltenham having only drawn once in the last three outings against them. Port Vale beat league one side MK Dons from league 1 in the previous round and will be looking to make it into the third-round draw.
Crewe Alexandra face a tricky trip to Eastleigh in the FA Cup also. The league 2 outfit are currently third in league two and beat Accrington Stanley in the previous round, while Eastleigh are currently 11th in the National League table and defeated Stourbridge 3-0 in a reply in the first round.
In the Bet Victor Northern Premier League South East Division bottom of the table Newcastle Town go up against high flyers Stamford AFC who are currently in 2nd place in the table, while Kidsgrove Athletic who are currently 15th host 6th place Ilkeston Town at the Autonet Insurance Stadium.
All these games kick-off at 3pm.
In the Women’s FA Cup Stoke City ladies entertain Huddersfield Town ladies in the second round on Sunday afternoon, kick-off 2pm.