PRE-SEASON FIXTURES ANNOUNCED: Tunbridge Wells (H), Margate (H), Kings Hill (A), Maidstone United (H), Eastbourne Town (H), Folkestone Invicta (H), K Sports (A), Sevenoaks Town (H), Whitstable Town (H), Kennington (H) - See www.ashfordunitedfc.com/fixtures for more details!

FA Vase: The Journey Continues

With the 1-0 win against Tring Athletic from Hertfordshire, Ashford United will play Hanwell Town away on Saturday 18th January .

The draw for the Fourth Round Proper was made on Monday 9th December and Ashford will now play Hanwell Town away on Saturday 18th January.

This is now the Club’s most successful time in the FA Vase EVER! The Wembley turf is a mere 4 games away!

We are now getting “Cup Fever” starting to eminate from The Homelands Stadium, a fever that has not been present in Ashford since the early 90’s when Fulham were the visitors to Homelands resulting in a draw with an unlucky Ashford being pipped at Craven Cottage in the replay.

The cup competition in “Towns” day was the ‘FA Cup’. The FA Carlsberg Vase has been a recent competition for non league clubs .Success at Wembley has been achieved in the past by Deal Town under the management of Tommy Samson with one Steve Lovell being a Deal player.

Tunbridge Wells managed the trip to Wembley last season but were beaten in the final by Spennymoor Town.

The draw for the Fourth Round Proper was made on Monday 9th December and Ashford will now play Hanwell Town away on Saturday 18th January.