By Chris Wheeler for the Daily Mail
Published: 22:48 GMT, 1 November 2020 | Updated: 08:49 GMT, 2 November 2020
The Government will decide whether to allow the FA Cup first round to go ahead in full after imposing a second national lockdown.
The FA are waiting to hear if the decision to stop non-elite sport for a month from Thursday applies to 10 lower league clubs involved in the competition when it resumes 24 hours later with Skelmdersdale’s trip to Harrogate Town.
The Government has already confirmed that elite sport - the Premier League, EFL and National League - will be allowed to continue during lockdown.
The FA have asked if ten non-league sides can participate in the FA Cup during lockdown
But the FA