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FA Cup holders Arsenal to face their final opponents Hull in Third Round


FA Cup holders Arsenal will face Hull City, who they beat 3-2 in extra time last season to win the trophy.

The tie, which was the first out of the hat, will sure be sure to bring back a lot of emotions for both sets of players and fans alike, after Hull threw away a two goal lead to concede the Cup to the Gunners.

Premier League Champions Manchester City were given a home tie against Championship outfit Sheffield Wednesday, but other Premier League sides will be facing non league opposition.

Blyth Spartans, the lowest side ranked in the competition, will welcome Crystal Palace, whilst elsewhere Wrexham will travel to Stoke.

The full list of ties is below:

Arsenal V Hull
Southampton V Ipswich
Stoke V Wrexham
Charlton V Blackburn
Dover Athletic V Crystal Palace
AFC Wimbledon V Liverpool
Manchester City V Sheffield Wednesday
Aldershot/­Rochdale V Nottingham Forest
West Brom V Gateshead
Blyth Spartans V Birmingham City
Aston Villa V Blackpool
Rotherham V AFC Bournemouth
Huddersfield V Reading
Oxford/Tranmere V Swansea City
Cardiff City V Colchester United
Bolton V Wigan 
Sunderland V Leeds United
Burnley V Tottenham 
Millwall V Bradford
Derby V Southport
Brentford V Brighton
Fulham V Wolves
Leicester City V Newcastle
Scunthorpe/­Worcester City V Chesterfield
Everton V West Ham
Cambridge/­Mansfield V Bury/Luton
Chelsea V Watford
Barnsley/­Chester V Middlesbrough
QPR V Sheffield 
Accrington/­Yeovil V Manchester United
Preston V Norwich
Doncaster V Bristol City
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