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FA Cup: Third Round draw

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Will United deny City another Cup win? (©GettyImages)
Will United deny City another Cup win? (©GettyImages).

Manchester United travel to holders Manchester City in the pick of this year's third round ties in the FA Cup, sponsored by Budweiser.

The great rivals were the third match out of the pot, and is a repeat of last season's semi-final which saw Yaya Toure score the only goal at Wembley in a 1-0 win for Roberto Mancini's side.

In the other top ties, Arsenal will once again host Leeds United at the Emirates, whilst Bristol Rovers were rewarded for their televised 6-1 win over Totton with a home tie against Aston Villa.

Wolves travel to Birmingham City in an East Midlands derby, whilst Swansea City face a tricky looking trip to Barnsley in a number of Npower Championship v Barclays Premier League clashes.

New Sunderland boss Martin O'Neill will travel to free-scoring Peterborough United, whilst Chelsea host Portsmouth, Liverpool face Southend or Oldham at Anfield and Spurs will take on Cheltenham at White Hart Lane.

Wigan travel to Paolo di Canio's Swindon Town, whilst Everton will host non-league Tamworth.
 

The FA Cup Third Round draw in full:

34 Reading v Stevenage 46

41 West Bromwich Albion v Cardiff City 11

31 Peterborough United v Sunderland 37

40 Watford v Bradford City 55

12 Chelsea v Portsmouth 32

50 Gillingham v Stoke City 36

23 Liverpool v Southend or Oldham 62

48 Sheffield United v Salisbury Town or Grimsby Town 45

17 Everton v Tamworth 59

28 Newcastle United v Blackburn 5

49 Chelmsford City or Macclesfield Town v Bolton Wanderers 7

3 Barnsley v Swansea 38

48 Swindon Town v Wigan Athletic 43

53 Fleetwood Town or Yeovil v Blackpool 6

15 Derby County v Crystal Palace 14

1 Arsenal v Leeds United 21

29 Norwich City v Burnley 10

4 Birmingham City v Wolverhampton Wanderers 44

18 Fulham v Charlton Athletic 64

8 Brighton & Hove Albion v Wrexham 54

13 Coventry City v Southampton 35

19 Hull City v Ipswich Town 20

58 MK Dons v QPR 33

60 Sheffield Wednesday V West Ham 42

39 Tottenham v Cheltenham Town 52

63 Bristol Rovers v Aston Villa 2

16 Doncaster Rovers v Sutton United or Notts County 61

51 Crawley Town v Bristol City 9

57 Dagenham & Redbridge v Millwall 27

24 Manchester City v Manchester United 25

30 Nottingham Forest v Leicester City 22

26 Middlesbrough v Shrewsbury Town 56

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