The world’s oldest cup competition will once again kick off very soon with the draw for the first round proper taking place on Monday.
The Premier League big boys don’t enter the fray just yet but that doesn’t mean there won’t be excitement.
Who will be the story this year?
Here’s everything you need to know:
The draw takes place on Monday 25 October.
The draw is scheduled to get underway around 7.10pm.
Yes. The draw will be televised in full on BT Sport 1 ahead of coverage of the fourth qualifying round tie between Bishop’s Stortford and St Albans City.
It will also be available to BT Sport subscribers on the BT Sport website and on the FA’s Twitter and Facebook channels.
What are the ball numbers?
55 FC UNITED OF MANCHESTER
63 HAYES & YEADING UNITED
66 HAMPTON & RICHMOND BOROUGH
75 HAVANT & WATERLOOVILLE
78 BISHOP’S STORTFORD OR ST ALBANS CITY