A thrilling third round of the FA cup produced some unexpected results, and some stunning defeats!
Join us as we delve into which clubs have made it into the fourth round, recap the scores of the third-round matches and celebrate a stoppage time winner from Lincoln City’s Nathan Arnold.
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National League underdogs Sutton United and Lincoln City both beat off stiff opposition this week, Sutton United are currently 15th in the National League but managed to beat League One Wimbledon, with a score line of 1-3. Leeds United now stand in their way in the fourth round.
- Lincoln City left it until stoppage time to score the only goal of the game but they secured their place in the fourth round and a home fixture against Brighton.
- Joining them in the next round of FA Cup fixtures will be Liverpool, who won 1 – 0 against Plymouth at Anfield on Wednesday evening.
- Another 1-0 defeat took place when Southampton beat Norwich, they will also be marching into the fourth round of the FA cup.
- Newcastle have a place in the next round following a stunning 3-1 defeat against Birmingham.
- Sunderland lost to Burnley in a 2-0 match at Turf Moor.
- Crystal Palace beat Bolton 2-1 thanks to two goals from Christian Benteke, securing them a fourth round home fixture against Manchester City.
Notable fixtures in the Fourth Round:
Sutton United vs Leeds United – with a whopping 84 league places between the two!
Chelsea vs Brentford – This is a highly anticipated West London Derby.
We’ve put together a list of the fourth round matches so that you don’t miss out on any of the action!
Friday 27th January
Derby County v Leicester City 19:35 – Live on BBC One
Saturday 28th January
Liverpool v Wolverhampton Wanderers 12:30
Blackburn Rovers v Blackpool 15:00
Chelsea v Brentford 15:00
Middlesbrough v Accrington Stanley 15:00
Oxford United v Newcastle 15:00
Rochdale v Huddersfield Town 15:00
Lincoln City v Brighton & Hove Albion 15:00
Burnley v Bristol City 15:00
Southampton v Arsenal 17:30
Sunday 29th January
Millwall v Watford 12:00
Fulham v Hull City 12:30
Sutton United v Leeds United 14:00
Manchester United v Wigan Athletic 16:00
Crystal Palace v Manchester City 16:00
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