Further to the completion of the Checkatrade Group Stage draw earlier today, we have been advised of the following fixture schedule in relation to this.
The Silkmen will face Newcastle United, Port Vale and Shrewsbury Town in the league format, with ties set to be played as per the following -
w.c 2nd September - Macclesfield Town v Newcastle United
w.c 7th October - Macclesfield Town v Port Vale
w.c 11th November - Shrewsbury Town v Macclesfield Town.
We will advise the definitive dates and kick-off times in due course.