Monday 21 May 2018

Revealed: FA Cup third round draw throws up mouthwatering Merseyside derby

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 19: Sadio Mane of Liverpool holds off Idrissa Gueye of Everton during the Premier League match between Everton and Liverpool at Goodison Park on December 19, 2016 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 19: Sadio Mane of Liverpool holds off Idrissa Gueye of Everton during the Premier League match between Everton and Liverpool at Goodison Park on December 19, 2016 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

Liverpool will take on rivals Everton at Anfield in the third round of the FA Cup after being paired together in tonight's third round draw.

The Merseyside derby is the pick of the ties, with Man United set to face Derby County at Old Trafford while Chelsea were drawn away to Norwich.

Arsenal will travel to play Nottingham Forrest while Manchester City will face Sean Dyche's Burnley side at the Ethiad.

The ties will take place between January 5-7.

Here is the full draw:

Ipswich v Sheffield United

Watford v Bristol City

Birmingham v Burton

Liverpool v Everton

Brighton v Crystal Palace

Aston Villa v Woking or Peterborough

Bournemouth v AFC Fylde or Wigan

Coventry v Stoke

Newport v Leeds

Bolton v Huddersfield

Port Vale or Yeovil v Bradford

Nottingham Forest v Arsenal

Brentford v Notts County

QPR v MK Dons

Manchester United v Derby

Forest Green or Exeter v West Brom

Doncaster v Slough Town or Rochdale

Tottenham v AFC Wimbledon

Middlesbrough v Sunderland

Fleetwood or Hereford v Leicester

Blackburn or Crewe v Hull

Cardiff v Mansfield

Manchester City v Burnley

Shrewsbury v West Ham

Wolves v Swansea

Stevenage v Reading

Newcastle v Luton

Millwall v Barnsley

Fulham v Southampton

Wycombe v Preston

Norwich v Chelsea

Gillingham or Carlisle v Sheffield Wednesday

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