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VIDEO: FA Cup first round draw hosts Hitchin react with disappointment when drawn against Solihull Moors

Cheers turn to groans as tie is announced.

FA Cup first round draw hosts Hitchin Town seem disappointed to be drawn against Solihull Moors
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It’s the hope that hurts…. #FACupDraw pic.twitter.com/dTpyDL3uUe

— For The EFL Of It (@EFLOfIt) October 22, 2018

The FA Cup first round draw took place at Hitchin Town’s Top Field on Monday evening, in a makeshift studio packed with club players and staff awaiting their fate.

Although still yet to play Leatherhead in a fourth round of qualifying replay, the group eagerly awaited the announcement of the away team after cheers when they were drawn at home.

Hopes of getting a big team in the first round proper were soon dashed however and the audible groans seemed to indicate disappointment at the possibility of a visit from National League side Solihull Moors.