Dagenham & Redbridge v Grimsby Town 100 Pounds. Sunderland v Mansfield Town 100 Pounds. Swindon Town v Darlington 50 Pounds. Salford City v Hartlepool United 50 Pounds. Port Vale v King's Lynn Town 50 Pounds. Wigan Athletic v Chorley 50 Pounds. Colchester United v Marine 50 Pounds. Rochdale v Chesterfield 50 Pounds.
Don't know why I bother, Sunderland did for me last season and have again this time around, please don't mention Grimsby, Vale, Swindon, Rochdale or Colchester. If Wigan cock up it'll only be bloody Salford that actually won for me!
The second round proper will be held across the weekend of 27 to 30 November, with final dates and kick-off times to be confirmed in due course. The Draw
1 Stevenage v Hull City 2 Harrogate Town v Blackpool 3 Tranmere Rovers v Brackley Town 4 Barrow or AFC Wimbledon v Crawley Town 5 Stockport County v Yeovil Town 6 Plymouth Argyle v Lincoln City 7 Portsmouth v King's Lynn Town 8 Cheltenham Town v Crewe Alexandra 9 Peterborough United v Chorley 10 Morecambe v Solihull Moors 11 Shrewsbury Town v Oxford City 12 Mansfield Town v Dagenham & Redbridge 13 Newport County v Salford City 14 Marine v Havant & Waterlooville 15 Gillingham v Exeter City 16 Canvey Island v Boreham Wood 17 Carlisle United v Doncaster Rovers 18 Barnet v MK Dons 19 Bristol Rovers v Darlington 20 Bradford City v Oldham Athletic
OK, here are my 'Magnificent 7' winners for round two and how to lose £100.
I strongly recommend no one else picks the same teams!
£10 on each side in BOLD, apart from Tranmere; £40 on them please.
Tranmere to beat Brackley Town. Portsmouth to beat Kings Lynn Town. Peterborough to beat Chorley. Shrewsbury Town to beat Oxford City. Mansfield Town to beat Dagenham & Redbridge. Bristol Rovers to beat Darlington. Bradford City to beat Oldham Athletic.
£50 on Stevenage v Hull
£50 on Mansfield v Dagenham
£50 on Portsmouth v King's Lynn
£50 on Peterborough v Chorley
£30 on Bristol Rovers v Darlington
£30 on Canvey Island v Boreham Wood
£30 on Barnet v MK Dons