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Manchester Premier Cup First Round Fixtures
Wednesday 3rd August 2016 @ 12:55 by Mark Phillip

Fixtures for the forthcoming 2016/17 Manchester Premier Cup have been announced.

Having retained the cup for a second consecutive year in April, Mossley begin their title charge with a trip to Hyde United.

The two Ashton sides will meet during the first round as John Flanagan’s Curzon squad make the short journey to Hurst Cross to take on Paul Phillips Ashton United.

Droylsden have been handed a home tie against National League North side Stalybridge Celtic.

The fixture will mark the second time the two sides have met in the space of three months following July’s 3-3 pre-season friendly.

Glossop North End have been drawn at home against North West Counties Premier League outfit, Maine Road.

The other ties include:

Radcliffe Borough v West Didsbury & Chorlton

Abbey Hey v FC Trafford

Chadderton FC v FC United

Irlam v Salford City

The ties will be played on the week commencing 3rd October.