FA Competitions for 2004-05 Season

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Prize money won by leagues in the 3 FA Competitions

Leagues represented in each round

 

Leagues represented in each round

 

Leagues represented in each round

  Prize Money     Prize Money     Prize Money
Round Date 04/05 03/04   Round Date 04/05 03/04   Round Date 04/05 03/04
Extra Preliminary 28 Aug 500 500   Preliminary 9 Oct 1,000 1,000   1st Qualifying 11 Sep 500 300

Preliminary

4 Sep 1,000 1,000 1st Proper 6 Nov 1,800 1,800 2nd Qualifying 25 Sep 600 500
1st Qualifying 18 Sep 2,250 2,250 2nd Proper 27 Nov 3,000 3,000 1st Proper 23 Oct 700 600
2nd Qualifying 2 Oct 3,750 3,750 3rd proper 15 Jan 4,000 4,000 2nd Proper 20 Nov 1,000 1,000
3rd Qualifying 16 Oct 5.000 5.000 4th Proper 5 Feb 5,000 5,000 3rd proper 11 Dec 1,200 1,200
4th Qualifying 30 Oct 10,000 10,000 5th Proper 26 Feb 6,000 6,000 4th Proper 22 Jan 1,500 1,500
1st Proper 13 Nov 16,000 12,500 6th Proper 12 Mar 7,000 7,000 5th Proper 12 Feb 2,000 2,000
2nd Proper 4 Dec 24,000 15,000 Semi Final 2/9 Apr 16,000 16,000 6th Proper 5 Mar 4,000 4,000
3rd proper 8 Jan 40,000 50,000 Final 22 May 50,000 50,000 Semi Final 19/26 Mar 6,000 6,000
4th Proper 29 Jan 60,000 75,000         Final 14 May 15,000 15,000
5th Proper 19 Feb 120,000 150,000                
6th Proper 12 Mar 300,000 400,000                
Semi Final 16 Apr 900,000 1,000,000                
Final 21 May 1,000,000 1,000,000        
 

Format for FA Competitions in 2004-05 Season

FA Cup (entries 661)

  FA Trophy (entries 220 - steps 1-4 clubs)   FA Vase - (entries 483 - step 5 and below)
Round Teams Matches Exempt Byes Round Teams Matches Exempt Byes Round Teams Matches Exempt Byes
EP 146 73     P 66 33     1Q 150 75    

P

364 182 88 (step 4) 203 1 164 82 109 ** (steps2&3) 22 2Q 358 179   283
1Q 248 124 66 (step 3)   2 82 41     1 202 101 23*  
2Q 168 84 44 (step 2)   3 64 32 23 (step 1) *   2 128 64 27**  
3Q 84 42     4 32 16     3 64 32    
4Q 64 32 22 (step 1)   5 16 8     4 32 16    
1 80 40 48 (L1 & L2)   6 8 4     5 16 8    
2 40 20     SF 4 2     6 8 4    
3 64 32 44 (FAP & FLC)   F 2 1     SF 4 2    
4 32 16    

* includes Hednesford Town (2003/04 winners)

** excludes Hednesford Town

F 2 1    
5 16 8    

* Teams finishing in positions 1-3 of last season's equivalent step 5 leagues - except those now in step 4 or those exempt to 2nd round. Plus those relegated from last season's equivalent Step 4 leagues.

** Teams reaching the 4th round proper last year except those now in step 4.

6 8 4    
SF 4 2    
F 2 1    

 

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