Eastleigh will take on Swindon Town on 15th November away following their 1-1 draw at the Silverlake Stadium in the FA Cup First Round on Friday. The winner of the tie will now play either Halifax or Dagenham & Redbridge in the FA Cup Second Round. National League North side Halifax Town drew 0-0 with Dagenham at the weekend therefore all four teams could go through to the second round of the cup. Meanwhile Eastleigh chairman Stewart Donald has offered free travel to fans wishing to watch The Spitfires play away to Swindon Town in the aim or earning their biggest away support which was 688 at Bolton Wanderers last season in the third round. Departure times are as follows:
Tuesday 15th November 2016 – Kick Off 19:45
Ground – 17:15
Station Hill – 17:30
The date and times are subject to whether the game will be on TV or not.
In other news Eastleigh defender Adam Dawson left the club today by mutual consent. It is thought that Adam asked to be allowed to move back with his wife to be, as they are expecting a baby next year. The Spitfires will be playing York City in the Vanarama National League at home on Saturday (3pm kick off).