BEMERTON Heath Harlequins start their FA Cup campaign in the extra preliminary round at home to fellow Wessex League Premier rivals Cowes Sports.

The winners then travel to reigning FA Vase winners and newly promoted into the Southern League Thatcham Town.

This weekend, Bemerton start their pre-season away at Blandford United on Saturday and their first home game is against Westbury United on Tuesday, July 24.