FA Cup 2021/22 Q4 Rd Review

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Stats of the Round

For the first time in FA Cup history two clubs beginning with letter ‘Y’ will face each other in the competition – Yate Town v Yeovil Town

Bath City set a new unwanted FA Cup record for most 4th Qualifying Round exits in the FA Cup – 31

Yeovil Town become the first club to reach the 1st Round ‘Proper’ 52 times as a Non-League club

Hayes and Yeading United become the first Step 3 club to make 1st Round ‘Proper’ in three successive seasons.


First time in 1st Round ever

Stratford Town – 41st campaign

Bowers and Pitsea – 18th campaign


Equalling best run to 1st Rd

Banbury United – 6th time in 82 campaigns

Hayes and Yeading United – 4th time in 15 campaigns

Yate Town – 2nd time in 36 campaigns

AFC Sudbury – 2nd time in 23 campaigns


First time in 1st Round in a while

59 years – Buxton FC

21 years – AFC Sudbury

15 years – Horsham FC

9 years – Yate Town

5 years – Harrow Borough, St Albans City

4 years – Kidderminster Harriers

3 years – Chesterfield FC, Guiseley FC


Into 1st Rd and long time since last KO before 1st Rd

97 years – Southend United

20 years – Yeovil Town

9 years – Grimsby Town

6 years – Solihull Moors

5 years – Bromley FC

3 years – Eastleigh FC, Hayes and Yeading United


First time Knocked Out before 1st Rd for a while

19 years – Barnet FC

4 years – Torquay United


Consecutive Q4 Rd KOs

4 – Wealdstone FC

3 – Aldershot Town, Weymouth FC


Avenged Previous FA Cup Defeat

Banbury United 1-0 Bath City


Buxton FC 3-1 Kettering Town (A.e.t.)


Biggest Wins of the Q4 Rd

Bromsgrove Sporting 0-5 Grimsby Town (Biggest ever FA Cup DEFEAT)

Curzon Ashton 0-4 Chesterfield FC


Notts County 4-0 Tamworth FC



AFC Sudbury (4) 3-1 Dartford FC (2)

Bowers and Pitsea (3) 2-1 Aldershot Town (1)

Horsham FC (3) 1-0 Woking FC (1)

Harrow Borough (3) 4-2 Chelmsford City (2)

Banbury United (3) 1-0 Bath City (2)


Yate Town (3) 1-0 Dover Athletic (1)

Buxton FC (3) 3-1 Kettering Town (2) (A.e.t.)

Havant and Waterlooville (2) 4-2 Torquay United (1)

Stratford Town (3) 3-2 Boston United (2)

Hayes and Yeading United (3) 2-2 Dorking Wanderers (2) (4-3 on pens)


Hat-tricks and more

3 – James Ewington (Harrow Borough)


3 – Kurt Willoughby (York City)



Dagenham and Redbridge have now beaten Wealdstone three times out of three FA Cup encounters.

Kettering Town have now scored 904 FA Cup goals, four more than Tottenham Hotspur in second place.

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