FA Cup Third Round Draw: Arsenal And Hull Play In Repeat Of Last Year’s Final

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Find out who the big boys drew in the third round of the season’s FA Cup.

The draw for the third round of this year’s FA Cup has been made in Hull, with a number of eye-catching ties having been pulled out of the hat for the ties that will be played in the first weekend of January.

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The first tie out of the hat was a repeat of last year’s final between Arsenal and Hull City at the Emirates Stadium – a game that was eventually won 3-2 by the Gunners after extra time.

Other eye catching ties include Liverpool’s trip to South West London to face AFC Wimbledon in a repeat of the famous 1988 final, whilst non-league Dover Athletic host Crystal Palace at The Crabble.

Chelsea will host Championship high flyers Watford, Manchester City face Sheffield Wednesday in a repeat of this season’s League Cup tie, whilst Manchester United face a trip to either Accrington Stanley or Yeovil Town.

The draw in full is below:

Arsenal vs. Hull City
Southampton vs. Ipswich Town
Stoke City vs. Wrexham
Charlton Athletic vs. Blackburn Rovers
Dover Athletic vs. Crystal Palace
AFC Wimbledon vs. Liverpool
Manchester City vs. Sheffield Wednesday
Aldershot Town or Rochdale vs. Nottingham Forest
West Bromwich Albion vs. Gateshead
Blyth Spartans vs. Birmingham City
Aston Villa vs. Blackpool
Rotherham United vs. AFC Bournemouth
Huddersfield Town vs. Reading
Oxford United or Tranmere Rovers vs. Swansea City
Cardiff City vs. Colchester United
Bolton Wanderers vs. Wigan Athletic
Sunderland vs. Leeds United
Burnley vs. Tottenham Hotspur
Millwall vs. Bradford City
Derby County vs. Southport
Brentford vs. Brighton and Hove Albion
Fulham vs. Wolverhampton Wanderers
Leicester City vs. Newcastle United
Scunthorpe United or Worcester City vs. Chesterfield
Everton vs. West Ham United
Cambridge United or Mansfield Town vs. Bury or Luton Town
Chelsea vs. Watford
Barnsley or Chester vs. Middlesbrough
Queens Park Rangers vs. Sheffield United
Accrington Stanley or Yeovil Town vs. Manchester United
Preston North End vs. Norwich City
Doncaster Rovers vs. Bristol City