FC Halifax Town: Shaymen to play Barrow in FA Trophy

The FA Trophy Final.'FC Halifax v Grimsby Town.'Halifax players celebrate.'22nd May 2016.'Picture : Jonathan Gawthorpe
The FA Trophy Final.'FC Halifax v Grimsby Town.'Halifax players celebrate.'22nd May 2016.'Picture : Jonathan Gawthorpe

FC Halifax Town will play Barrow away in the first round of the FA Trophy.

Town beat Barrow 2-0 at The Shay back in August with goals from Dayle Southwell and Matty Brown.

Barrow are 15th in the National League, having won seven, drawn three and lost 11 of their games so far in the division.

Town beat Grimsby 1-0 at Wembley in 2016 to win the competition, and beat Barrow 1-0 on the way to that success.

The game is due to be played on Saturday, December 15.