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AFC Sudbury FA Cup Tie Selected For TV

U's will kick off First Round of Emirates FA Cup ties

21 October 2021

Colchester United's Emirates FA Cup First Round Tie against AFC Sudbury will be shown live on BBC on the 5th November.

Hayden Mullins and his Colchester United side learned they will be playing the local eighth tier side on Sunday afternoon, with speculation ever since that the game would be televised. 

And it has now been confirmed that the game will be shown live on BBC 2 and BBC iPlayer on Friday 5th November, with the game kicking off the weekend of First Round fixtures. 

The match in Sudbury will kick off at 7:55pm, with the U's looking to progress to the Second Round and avoid an FA Cup giant killing. 

Ticket information for the game will be released in due course. 

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