Key Dates for 2020/21 Season
Get your diaries ready!
The Vanarama National League has confirmed various key dates for the season ahead which in many ways is going to look and feel a lot different from any we've had before.
National South fixtures for the entire campaign will be released at 1:00pm on Tuesday 8th September. We will bring those to you as soon as humanly possible on this website.
The action itself begins on Saturday 3rd October with an Emirates FA Cup 2nd qualifying round tie,and remember for this season there are no replays; there has to be a result on the day.
The first league action will take place during the following midweek.
The final league fixtures will take place on Saturday 29th May 2021 with the playoffs occurring on the first three weekends of June.
There will be a full programme on Boxing Day Saturday 26th December with further matches scheduled for Monday 28th December and Saturday 2nd January 2021.
Emirates FA Cup Round Dates are as follows:
Extra preliminary round: Tuesday 1 September 2020
Preliminary round: Saturday 12 September 2020
First round qualifying: Tuesday 22 September 2020
Second round qualifying: Saturday 3 October 2020
Third round qualifying: Tuesday 13 October 2020
Fourth round qualifying: Saturday 24 October 2020
First round proper: Saturday 7 November 2020
Second round proper: Saturday 28 November 2020
Third round proper: Saturday 9 January 2021
Fourth round proper: Saturday 23 January 2021
Fifth round proper: Wednesday 10 February 2021
Quarter-finals: Saturday 20 March 2021
Semi-finals: Saturday 17 April 2021
The Final: Saturday 15 May 2021
Buildbase FA Trophy Round Dates are as follows:
First round qualifying Saturday 26 September 2020
Second round qualifying Saturday 17 October 2020
Third round qualifying Saturday 31 October 2020
First round proper Saturday 14 November 2020
Second round proper Saturday 5 December 2020
Third round proper Saturday 19 December 2020
Fourth round proper Saturday 16 January 2021
Fifth round proper Saturday 6 February 2021
Quarter-final Saturday 27 February 2021
Semi-final Saturday 27 March 2021
Final Saturday 8 May 2021
The Angels enter the FA Trophy at the 2nd Round Proper stage (5th December).
There is no Kent Senior Cup competition this season.