Today's draw in the FA Competitions threw up two mouth watering ties for the First Team both in the Emirates FA Cup and the Buildbase FA Trophy.
In the Emirates FA Cup Castle were handed a bye in the Extra-Preliminary Round but were then given a local derby in the Preliminary Round - Kidsgrove Athletic Away on Saturday 24th August.
There was a similar situation in the Buildbase FA Trophy when following a bye in the Extra Preliminary Round they were rewarded with a home tie in the Preliminary Round - against Leek Town. The game takes place on Saturday 12th October.
In the FA Youth Cup the Under 18s will be on their travels. In the Preliminary Round they will travel down the M6 to take on Coventry Sphinx in the week beginning 2nd September. Victory in Coventry will see the Youth Team travelling down the motorway again to take on Racing Club Warwick during the week beginning 16th September.