Newcastle United have been drawn away at Stevenage in the third round of the FA Cup, to be played on the 8th or 9th January next year.
The tie will bring back memories of of 1998, when Newcastle finally beat the then non-league side after a replay, having drawn away at Broadhall Way.
But Stevenage were promoted to the Football League last season, and are currently placed 11th in League Two.
Manchester United drew Liverpool at Old Trafford.
Draw in full
Burnley v Port Vale
Coventry City v Crystal Palace
Bristol City v Sheffield Wednesday
Fulham v Peterborough
Doncaster Rovers v Wolves
Brighton or FC United of Manchester v Portsmouth
Huddersfield Town v Dover Athletic
Crawley Town or Swindon v Derby County
West Ham Utd v Barnsley
Reading v West Bromwich Albion
Arsenal v Leeds United
Sheffield United v Aston Villa
Leicester City v Manchester City
Bolton Wanderers v York City
Blackburn Rovers v Queens Park Rangers
Swansea City v Colchester United
Wycombe Wanderers v Hereford United or Lincoln City
Stevenage Borough v Newcastle United
Burton Albion v Middlesbrough
Millwall v Birmingham City
Southampton v Blackpool
Watford v Hartlepool United or Yeovil Town
Chelsea v Ipswich Town
Sunderland v Notts County or Bournemouth
Scunthorpe United v Everton
Manchester United v Liverpool
Hull City v Wigan Ahtletic
Stoke City v Cardiff City
Tottenham Hotspur v Charlton or Luton Town
Preston North End v Nottingham Forest
Norwich City v Droylsden or Leyton Orient
Torquay United v Carlisle United
3 comments so far
Nov 28, 2010 at 6:59 PMComment #1
I seem to remember singing ‘Are you Sunderland in disguise’ the last time we played them in the cup… those words came back to haunt me when we had to go to replay!
Nov 28, 2010 at 7:07 PMComment #2
Something like this for Stevenage?
Nov 28, 2010 at 10:21 PMComment #3
I hope, assuming the team stays as it is, it could be this:
But thats more me hoping than chris’s realism or what might be nearer the time.