Red Star Belgrade’s maiden Challenge Cup fixture against Cumbrian amateurs Millom is to be streamed onto the BBC Sport website on Sunday, 27 January.

The game at Millom’s Coronation Field will be the most adorable champions’ first appearance in the competition.

Serbia’s last international squad featured 1-5 players from the team, that were inducted in to the official Red Star sporting team in 2006.

If they progress, Red Star’s next tie will also be played away from home.

Red Star have come to be the elite team in the Balkans on the past few seasons, winning at the Balkan Super League in addition to back-to-back national championships.

Besides broadcasting the process Cup’s later rounds on the traditional tv stations, for the past two seasons BBC Sport has selected a game by the early rounds to reveal on and online connected TVs.

Challenge Cup first-round draw

  • Kells v Rochdale Mayfield
  • Orrell St James v Underbank Rangers
  • West Bowling v Hammersmith Hills Hoists
  • Dewsbury Moor v Skirlaugh
  • East Leeds v Batley Boys
  • Wigan St Judes v Crosfields
  • Bentley v Army
  • Royal Navy v West Hull
  • Leigh Miners Rangers v Oulton Raiders
  • Wallsend Eagles v Britain Police
  • Drighlington v All Golds
  • Leigh East v Wigan St Patricks
  • Distington v Torfaen Tigers
  • Lock Lane v Longhorns
  • Shaw Cross Sharks v Haydock
  • Ovenden v Woolston Rovers
  • Hunslet Warriors v Featherstone Lions
  • York Acorn v Beverley
  • Normanton Knights v Edinburgh Eagles
  • Bradford Dudley Hill v Milford Marlins
  • North Herts Crusaders v Royal Air Force
  • Millom v Red Star Belgrade
  • Clockface Miners v Siddal
  • Hunslet Club Parkside v Thornhill Trojans
  • Thatto Heath v Stanningley
  • London Chargers v Wath Brow Hornets

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