FA Cup: BBC Two to show Maldon & Tiptree's second-round tie live

Maldon & Tiptree's FA Cup second-round game against Newport County will be shown live on BBC Two.

The game will take place on Friday, 29 November and coverage will start at 19:55 GMT.

Eighth-tier non-league club Maldon & Tiptree reached the second round for the first time in their history by beating League Two side Leyton Orient.

Newport beat Grimsby 2-0 in a first round replay on 20 November, after drawing the first match 1-1.

BT Sport will televise three live matches from the second round: Eastleigh v Crewe on Saturday, 30 November (17:30 GMT kick-off), Tranmere v Chichester on Sunday, 1 December kick-off time to be confirmed) and Solihull Moors v Rotherham on Monday, 2 December (19:45).

The FA live broadcast fee is £75,000 per club and the winner will also receive £54,000 and a place in the third round.

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