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U's Tie To Be Shown Live

Marine clash chosen for BBC Digital coverage

29 October 2020

The Colchester United Vs Marine game is to be streamed live on the BBC.

The draw on Monday evening saw the U's picked out to play at home against Marine, who play in the North/West Division of the Northern Premier League.

It has now been confirmed that the tie at the JobServe Community Stadium will kick off at 3pm on Saturday 7th November, and will be available to watch on the BBC's digital platforms.

The FA issued the following release regarding First Round fixtures to be broadcast:

The following fixtures have been chosen for live multi-camera broadcast on BBC and BT Sport. The FA live broadcast fee for these fixtures is £32,500 per Club:-

FRIDAY 6 NOVEMBER 2020
Harrogate Town v Skelmersdale United (19:45 KO) - Live on BT Sport 1

SATURDAY 7 NOVEMBER 2020
Tonbridge Angels v Bradford City (12:30 KO) – Live on BBC and BT digital platforms
Ipswich Town v Portsmouth (15:00 KO) - Live on BBC and BT digital platforms
FC United of Manchester v Doncaster Rovers (17:30 KO) – Live on BBC Two 

SUNDAY 8 NOVEMBER 2020
Maldon & Tiptree v Morecambe (12:45 KO) - Live on BBC and BT digital platforms
Hampton & Richmond Borough v Oldham Athletic (12:45 KO) - Live on BBC and BT digital platforms
Eastbourne Borough v Blackpool  (14:30 KO) -  Live on BT Sport 1

MONDAY 9 NOVEMBER 2020
Oxford City v Northampton Town (19.45 KO) – Live on BT Sport 1

The Emirates FA Cup First Round Proper fixtures listed below have been selected for live single-camera broadcast on BBC digital platforms. The FA live broadcast fee for these fixtures is £12,500 per club.

SATURDAY 7 NOVEMBER 2020
Colchester United v Marine (15:00 KO) – Live on BBC digital platforms
Banbury United v Canvey Island (15:00 KO) – Live on BBC digital platforms

SUNDAY 8 NOVEMBER 2020
Eastleigh v Milton Keynes Dons (12:45 KO) – Live on BBC digital platforms
Barnet v Burton Albion (12:45 KO) – Live on BBC digital platforms
Wigan Athletic v Chorley (12:45 KO) – Live on BBC digital platforms
Torquay United v Crawley Town (12:45 KO) – Live on BBC digital platforms
Hayes & Yeading United v Carlisle United (12:45 KO) – Live on BBC digital platforms
Havant & Waterlooville v Cray Valley (12:45 KO) – Live on BBC digital platforms

Winning clubs in the Emirates FA Cup First Round Proper will receive £16,972 from The FA prize fund, with losing clubs receiving £5,657. 


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