With the support of the Club and our visitors on the night, Keynsham Town, Somerset FA will be broadcasting this fixture LIVE on social media to reach a new audience of fans who might attend future games at the Optima Stadium.
The final 2nd round tie between Weston-super-Mare AFC and Keynsham Town will see the winner take a spot in the quarter-finals draw which will also be broadcasted LIVE on Tuesday night following the fixture with the assistance of Mike Fidoe from McDonald’s Somerset, Jacob Mckenna, SFA Youth Council Member and Steve Bayliss, Chair of the SFA Cups Competition committee.
The broadcast will go LIVE from 7.40 pm Tuesday evening via the Somerset FA Facebook page and will be shared with a number of partners pages and local footballing groups across social media in order to maximise exposure for everyone involved.
Somerset FA Marketing and Communication officer Paul Coltman commented:
This is an exciting step for Somerset FA and we are proud to be able to build upon an already strong relationship with our premier clubs and we hope that this is just the first of many projects like this that will benefit SFA and all our clubs, cups, leagues and partners.”
Weston-super-Mare AFC Marketing and Communications Manager Alex Crowther said:
We are pleased to be supporting Somerset FA as they look to modernise their communications strategy – We hope this is something they will continue to do over the coming seasons.”
Everyone is looking forward to the fixture and hopes that there will be a good crowd on the night pitchside and online to enjoy all the action from Somerset’s premier cup competition.