Buxton to face former boss Nicky Law’s Alfreton side in Derbyshire Senior Cup

DERBYSHIRE Senior Cup holders Buxton FC have been handed an away tie at Alfreton Town in the third round of the competition.

The tie, which will be played on December 11, will see the Bucks take on former Buxton boss Nicky Law’s Blue Square Premier side at the Impact Arena, kick off 7.45pm.

Derby County XI, who Buxton beat 1-0 in April to lift the cup for the second time in four seasons, have withdrawn from the competition.

The full draw is available at www.derbyshirefa.com.

Tomorrow (Wednesday) night the Bucks are in Evo-Stik Premier League action with Worksop Town the visitors to the Silverlands, kick off 7.45pm.

And on Saturday, Buxton will host North Ferriby United in an FA Trophy second qualifying round tie (kick off 3pm).