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  1. 'A lovely finish' - Burke lob gives Stalybridge lead

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    Video caption: Stalybridge Celtic forward Mike Burke scores on his debut in the FA Cup Preliminary round
  2. The starting XIs

    Stocksbridge Park Steels starting XI for their FA Cup preliminary game against Stalybridge Celtic
    Stalybridge Celtic starting XI for their FA Cup preliminary game against Stocksbridge Park Steels
  3. Who are the teams?

    South Yorkshire part-timers Stocksbridge Park Steels play in the eighth-tier Northern Premier League Division One South East.

    Stalybridge play in the Northern Premier League Premier Division.

    Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy, who was top scorer in the Premier League in 2019-20, played for Stocksbridge Park Steels before breaking into the professional game.

    Everton forward Dominic Calvert-Lewin had a loan spell at Stalybridge Celtic in 2014-15 when he was at Sheffield United.

    Stalybridge are now managed by former Wigan Athletic and Wales international striker Simon Haworth who took over as manager in 2018.

    Simon Haworth
  4. What happened in the last round?

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    Watch striker Dean Ing score a hat-trick as Squires Gate beat fellow non-league side Maine Road 5-0 in the FA Cup extra-preliminary round, the first step in the 2020-21 competition.

    Available to UK users only.

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    Video caption: FA Cup: Watch hat-trick as Squires Gate beat Maine Road
  5. The FA Cup on the BBC

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    Video caption: FA Cup final Highlights: Arsenal 2-1 Chelsea

    Stocksbridge Park Steels match against Stalybridge Celtic is the second match of BBC Sport's coverage of the 2020-21 FA Cup.

    The BBC has shown FA Cup qualifiers since 2017 and will show a match from every round of the Cup this season. The game will be broadcast live on the BBC Sport website, iPlayer and Red Button on Saturday 12th September from 12:20 BST.

    The final is due to be played at Wembley Stadium on 15 May 2021 with no replays for the 2020/21 season to "ease pressure" on the football calendar.

    Find out more about the round dates and prize fund here.

  6. FA Cup preliminary round: Five stories of non-league clubs in qualifying

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    Qualifying for the 2020-21 FA Cup continues this weekend with 320 non-league clubs battling it out in the preliminary round.

    Some 136 teams enter at this stage and will be joined by 184 sides who advanced from the extra preliminary round.

    A win will leave teams four victories from a place in the first round proper, when League One and League Two clubs enter, on 7-8 November.

    Click here as BBC Sport looks at five clubs taking part this weekend.

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  7. How to get into football

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    The beautiful game. The national game. The world game.

    Football is a phenomenon. Hundreds of millions of people across the globe live and breathe it, playing it with their friends and watching their heroes.

    But don't be content to just watch it. Lace up your boots and get your foot on the ball to take part in perhaps the most easily accessible sport there is.

    Find your nearest club in England, Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland.

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    Video caption: Women's World Cup: Cuthbert & Bright's easy drills to help you improve your skills