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FA Cup third-round replays as they happened

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By Chris Bevan
BBC Sport

2224: We've had a night without any shocks (apart from QPR winning an FA Cup tie) but that doesn't mean we didn't enjoy it, right? There were certainly enough goals flying in, and even a transfer tale too. On that note, make sure you check out the full story on Newcastle's new £10m striker Papiss Demba Cisse elsewhere on this website... and make sure you join me on Wednesday night for our final dose of FA Cup third-round replay action too. Thanks for keeping me company over the past few hours - see you very soon.

BBC Radio 5 live
MK Dons manager Karl Robinson speaking to BBC Radio 5 live: "I'm proud, but disappointed we didn't win. We had enough chances, but just never took them. Our players can come away from here feeling very proud and I thought we outplayed them for long periods of the game. We try to play football the right way and think that we've proven that over these two games. We've shown tonight that we can compete with a very good QPR team."

Scottish Cup update: "There are no shocks in the Scottish Cup fourth round replays as the Scottish Premier League sides beat their First Division opposition. Kilmarnock's classy finishing makes all the difference as Paul Heffernan's 12th goal of the season and Dean Shiels' half volley help the Ayrshire side progress against Dundee. They now play Hibernian away in the fifth round. And at New Douglas Park, Graham Carey's low shot in the first half puts St Mirren through to meet Ross County at the expense of Hamilton."

Twitter
hysteria08muse on Twitter: "Toon army will be hoping partners Demba-Demba turns out to be better than Djemba-Djemba for Man Utd!"

From anonymous Newcastle fan, via text: "Re 2201. Really excited about Cisse, I'm just worried about who Mike Ashley has agreed to sell to fund the deal...

DolfiThomas on Twitter: "Re 2201. One Senegalese striker at Newcastle has been PL signing of the season! Let's see if Demba can show Cisse Ba way to PL success!"

janniky on Twitter: "Re 2201. Pardew & NUFCs transfer dealings of late have all been successful, cannot see this being any different. Great signing."

jpoole28 on Twitter: "Re 2201. Replacement for Demba Ba?"

Full time
FULL-TIME Millwall 5-0 Dagenham & Redbridge
"The 5-0 scoreline is harsh on a Dagenham side who had their moments, but the League Two side had no answer to the quality of Millwall's front two. Darius Henderson was in lethal form but on-loan Tottenham man Harry Kane stole the show with a fine display."

Full time
FULL-TIME QPR 1-0 MK Dons
Alistair Magowan reports: "MK Dons paid for not making the most of some very good chances despite being on top at times, and Mark Hughes will be mighty relieved. He will also now realise the task ahead."

Full time
FULL-TIME Bolton 2-0 Macclesfield
Tom Rostance reports: "Bolton were ahead after 36 seconds but the second half belonged to League Two side Macclesfield who were unlucky not to score at least once. Wanderers will have to produce much, much better to see off Swansea in round four."

Full time
FULL-TIME Leicester 4-0 Nott'm Forest
Owen Phillips reports from King Power Stadium: "Forest started appallingly and Leicester didn't let up from the first to final whistle. Jermaine Beckford put the finishing touches to a wonderful attacking display in a very one-sided cup tie, full of pace, purpose and attacking intent."

2206: So, four FA Cup ties tonight. Four winners, and four losers. Here's what happened...

QPR goalscorer Danny Gabbidon, who scored the winner against MK Dons: "It was a tough game. In the first game they played well and we were a bit lucky to get the replay - and they played well again tonight. We needed a bit of luck and it looked like it was going to extra-time, but I managed to get the goal and save the legs."

FOOTBALL LEAGUE UPDATE: No goals to speak of in League One's only game, where Tranmere Rovers were held at Prenton Park by struggling Rochdale. The home side move up a place in the table to 16th while Rochdale remain in the relegation zone.

QPR boss Mark Hughes on beating MK Dons in the FA Cup for his first win as Rangers boss: "I think there was a lack of sharpness as a consequence of playing Sunday-Tuesday and we were a bit leggy and they were excited, but we stuck at it although we know we can play a lot better than that. Given the run the team has been on, perhaps there is a lack of confidence in each other. The desire is there for everyone to see, but we can improve."

BBC Radio 5 live
Former Bolton assistant manager Phil Brown summarising for BBC Radio 5 live at the Reebok Stadium "Macclesfield were a lot better in the second half, but they never played with any courage or conviction. If you're in a certain area of the pitch, you should be trying to play with quality. If they didn't concede so early on, the game could have been a lot different."

DigitalWilson on Twitter: "Re 2201. Loving the Alan Pardew guessing game! Last year, we were getting a striker (but didn't), and this year we weren't (but did)!"

2201: By the way, I've got an update on that transfer tit-bit from earlier. Newcastle are thought to have paid Freiburg in the region of £10m for their 26-year-old Senegalese striker Papiss Demba Cisse. What do Magpies fans make of that bit of business?

2200: So, QPR play Chelsea in round four. Bolton will face Swansea. Tasty ties all-round.

From Graham in Mitcham, via text: "Credit to MK Dons who played really well tonight and deserved much more over the two games. Unless QPR spend some serious money they are doomed because over two matches a League One side pretty much dominated the pace and tempo of the game against them!"

Twitter
will_caruana on Twitter: "atrocious performance from QPR today but we managed to grind out the result, must kick on from here and get our season going."

2153: FULL-TIME Bolton 2-0 Macclesfield

Twitter
bluerascal on Twitter: "QPR are on the march to Wembley!"


Steady on!

2149: FULL-TIME QPR 1-0 MK Dons

Leicester boss Nigel Pearson on his side's convincing FA Cup win over Nottingham Forest: "The biggest frustration for us is our inconsistency but tonight the players take a lot of credit for how they have gone about the game. It was a tough game at their place but tonight I thought we were on top from start to finish."

2147: The QPR fans are 'ole-ing' every pass now. Maybe the good times are back at Loftus Road already? They have certainly had to wait a long time for an FA Cup win, so I'm not surprised they are enjoying themselves. Just the three minutes of stoppage time to be played, and they will have finished the job.

Mike, Reading, via text: "Colin Cramb? Scored one of the best smash n' grab winners I've ever seen, Crewe at Blackburn back in 2000, the day of the best goalkeeping display ever - yes you, Jason Kearton."

2144: Macc have hoisted in a succession of crosses and forced a few corners too but Bolton keeper Adam Bogdan has been the equal of everything thrown at him. Maybe the Silkmen should try shooting from a bit further out, say 90 yards... ? Wanderers still lead 2-0, with only a couple of minutes to go.

Jason, Lincolnshire, via text: "Colin Cramb, ha ha, one of Russell Slade's "inspired" signings for Grimsby Town."

2142: QPR have looked pretty comfortable since they scored - Luke Young has even tested David Martin again with a deflected shot - but they still have to be careful here. When another attack breaks down, Anton Ferdinand has to make a timely interception to stop substitute Daniel Powell getting on the end of a swift counter from the Dons. Less than seven minutes left for the League One side to find an equaliser from somewhere.

BBC Radio 5 live
Former Bolton assistant manager Phil Brown summarising for BBC Radio 5 live at the Reebok Stadium "Bolton have started to take their foot off the gas a bit. The most disappointing thing is that Macclesfield haven't really had a go tonight and Bolton haven't been out of second gear."

2137: So, we know Leicester will play Swindon in round four, and also that Millwall will play Southampton. Hat-tricks for Jermaine Beckford and Darius Henderson tonight adds up to two one-sided wins.

2136: FULL-TIME Millwall 5-0 Dagenham & Redbridge

Twitter
Grant Bradford on Twitter: "Newcastle complete signing of Papiss Cisse from SC Freiburg >> He is good in FM (Football Manager)"


Things have obviously moved on since I played that game last. Colin Cramb was a must buy. Anyone remember him?

2135: Macclesfield have been enjoying a lot of possession of late, and if they get a goal back now the last 15 minutes at the Reebok could be very interesting. Mind you, the way things have been going tonight, that last sentence will be the cue for a third Bolton goal..

BBC Radio 5 live
Fulham defender Aaron Hughes summarising for BBC Radio 5 live at QPR v MK Dons: "It was a good header and Gabbidon was aggressive in his approach. It's harsh for MK Dons because they've been playing so well. But that's all it takes sometimes - just one set-piece."

Goooooooaaaaaaaaal
QPR goal: Danny Gabbidon does not get many goals, but this could be an extremely important one for QPR. He rises to power home his header from a Shaun Wright-Phillips corner and there is nothing even David Martin can do about that. Gabbidon's previous goal came for Cardiff City in March 2005, but Rangers boss Mark Hughes will argue this one was worth the wait.

2129: FULL-TIME Leicester 4-0 Nott'm Forest

2128: GOALFLASH QPR 1-0 MK Dons (Danny Gabbidon)

2127: QPR have been under the cosh for a bit, but they have just gone close. Another great save by David Martin sees him launch himself at Akos Buzsaky's free-kick to claw it to safety. Spectacular stuff. That's Buzsaky done for the night, because Heidur Helguson has just replaced him.

2125: Lets step away from the action for just a second or so because I have some interesting news to bring you on the transfer front. Newcastle United have completed the signing of striker Papiss Cisse from German side SC Freiburg on a five-and-a-half-year contract. Will that put to bed those rumours about Andy Carroll heading back to Tyneside?

BBC Radio 5 live
Former Bolton assistant manager Phil Brown summarising for BBC Radio 5 live at the Reebok Stadium "What Bolton need tonight is an accomplished performance for their confidence levels and belief. On an attacking front, they're showing enough and are playing with a little bit of flair at the moment too."

Twitter
Daniel Sillence on Twitter: "The average schoolchild forging a note to get them out of a cross country PE session would display more creativity than QPR."

2122: Only five minutes left at the King Power, and Leicester still lead 4-0. In fact, only QPR and MK Dons is the only one of tonight's ties where the outcome is still uncertain. Chelsea await the winner of that one... and there are 25 minutes (of normal time) left.

BBC Sport's Owen Phillips at King Power Stadium: "Leicester fans are loving this. They could seemingly score at will and are taking a great deal of pleasure in reminding Forest fans of the scoreline. The Reds have been pretty woeful and could really do with salvaging some pride for the relegation scrap. Credit the away fans though, they are still making a fair amount of noise."

Twitter
Tim Maggs on Twitter: "Re 2102. Not only the fastest commentators curse the most effective I've ever seen too. You'll have to write them off again to stop this."

2117: It's all MK Dons now. Stephen Gleeson's cross-shot is almost poked in by Charlie MacDonald, before Adam Smith cuts in from the right and lets fly himself this time, firing a whisker wide.

2116: A great chance for MK Dons, this. When I was covering Leyton Orient for the local paper a decade or so again, Jabo Ibehre was a young striker making a name for himself for the O's, and attracting a lot of scouts from bigger clubs. He should have just made a name for himself tonight too, when he ghosted in to meet Adam Smith's whipped cross, but instead somehow skewed his shot wide from point-blank range. A real shocker of a miss.

2115: Leicester have been quiet for a while - in that they haven't bagged for a few minutes now. That almost changes when Paul Gallagher lets fly with a crisp strike from the edge of the area that flies narrowly over the Forest goal and lands on the roof of the net. Unlucky. Hat-trick hero Jermaine Beckford has just gone off for the Foxes, replaced by Steve Howard.

2114: A Shaun Wright-Phillips slip lets in Adam Smith on the right-hand side of the box but the MK Dons man cannot make the most of it, with Danny Gabbidon hacking away his low cross-shot. Still goalless at Loftus Road, and still in the balance.

Goooooooaaaaaaaaal
Millwall goal: The Lions score again, with the excellent Harry Kane grabbing his second of the night, heading home from close range after a cross from the left is nodded into his path. There won't be a hat-trick for him, though, because he is immediately replaced by Josh McQuoid.

2109: GOALFLASH Millwall 5-0 Dagenham & Redbridge (Harry Kane)

Twitter
Stephen Chater on Twitter: "Re 21:02. That must be the fastest commentators curse I have ever seen."

Twitter
Daniel Mount on Twitter: "Beckford always comes alive for the transfer window!"

Anon via text: "Remind me why Everton, who can't score for Toffee (geddit) sold a goal scorer like Beckford?"

Goooooooaaaaaaaaal
Millwall goal: Darius Henderson joins Leicester's Jermaine Beckford in being a hat-trick hero tonight. Oluwafemi Ilesanmi trips Harry Kane in the box and Henderson, left footed, sends the keeper the wrong way from the spot. Game over for definite now.

2106: GOALFLASH Millwall 4-0 Dagenham & Redbridge (Darius Henderson pen, hat-trick)

Whistle
2104: We are back under way at Loftus Road and the Reebok Stadium. In west London, Rangers have made the brighter start and have just had a sniff when Jay Bothroyd met Clint Hill's cross but directed his header straight at David Martin from 12 yards out.

Goooooooaaaaaaaaal
Millwall goal: Harry Kane, who has been excellent tonight, plays in Liam Feeney and he unselfishly squares for Darius Henderson to convert from six yards out. Apologies to Daggers fans for writing them off, then writing them back in again, because things do not look good for John Still's men now.

2102: GOALFLASH Millwall 3-0 Dagenham & Redbridge (Darius Henderson)

Someone has struck the woodwork
2102: Hang about, because Dagenham are not out of this yet. Billy Bingham's cross from the left deceives David Forde and bounces off the top of his bar. This is a good spell by the League Two side.

2100: Another Millwall goal would surely put them in round four, where Southampton await. They almost get it too. Chris Lewington makes a fine double save, parrying a shot from Darius Henderson before getting up quickly to deny Liam Feeney, who is following up. The Lions still lead 2-0 at the New Den.

Bert, Oundle, via text: "I drew Notts Forest in the 3rd round on Football Manager and Beckford scored a hat-trick. Let's hope for more of the same today."


This text was sent in BEFORE kick-off by the way. Another Leicester striker Julian Joachim was lethal for me on Championship Manager back in the day... when he was a 50-goal a season man. Things did not quite work out for him that way in real life.

Goooooooaaaaaaaaal
Leicester goal: No stopping Jermaine Beckford tonight. Well, no sign of Forest stopping him anyway. Lee Camp keeps out Beckford's initial low effort from the edge of the box but can only parry his shot, and the Foxes striker is first to the rebound to ensure he will be taking the match ball home with him tonight.

2052: GOALFLASH Leicester 4-0 Nott'm Forest (Jermaine Beckford hat-trick)

Scottish Cup update: In the Scottish Cup fourth-round replays, Kilmarnock are two goals up on First Division Dundee at Rugby Park, with goals from Paul Heffernan and Dean Shiels, while in Lanarkshire, where Hamilton are hosting St Mirren, the visitors lead Accies thanks to Graham Carey's low strike.

Half time
QPR 0-0 MK Dons
Alistair Magowan's HT snapshot:
"Pretty even with MK Dons holding their own, but you suspect QPR have a few gears to go through yet and Mark Hughes will be reminding them of that at half-time. "

Half time
Bolton 2-0 Macclesfield
Tom Rostance's HT snapshot:
"Macclesfield's game plan was blown out of the water inside the first minute when an individual error allowed Kevin Davies to slide home from close range. It's been like a training session for Bolton at times, with Tuncay controlling the game on a rare outing."

BBC Radio 5 live
Fulham defender Aaron Hughes summarising for BBC Radio 5 live at QPR v MK Dons: "There will be a few things Mark Hughes will want to say at half time I'm sure. But when a team like MK Dons are playing the way they are - they're so difficult to break down. QPR need to start being a bit more positive on the ball."

Half time
2049: HALF-TIME Bolton 2-0 Macclesfield

2049: HALF-TIME QPR 0-0 MK Dons

Goooooooaaaaaaaaal
Leicester goal: Oh dear. This is very poor from Forest's point of view, with Guy Moussi making a right old mess of his attempt to clear David Nugent's flick and allowing Jermaine Beckford to get past him far, far too easily. Beckford still has work to do... but there is a touch of class about his finish, as he coolly slots home past Lee Camp. Barring something very special - and unlikely - from the visitors, the Foxes will play Swindon in round four.


2045: GOALFLASH Leicester 3-0 Nott'm Forest (Jermaine Beckford)

2043: QPR should be ahead. They aren't because, when Shaun Wright-Phillips is slipped clear by Akos Buzsaky, he hesitates and fails to beat David Martin. From the resulting corner, Rangers are almost behind. Dons break quickly and Dean Bowditch carries the ball downfield before blazing over the bar when he had the option of doing something rather more constructive, like finding a team-mate.

Whistle
2041: It's change o'clock at the King Power Stadium, and who can blame Forest boss Steve Cotterill? Lewis McGugan and David McGoldrick are on for George Boateng and Jonathan Greening. The second half has just started there by the way.

BBC Radio 5 live
Former Bolton assistant manager Phil Brown summarising for BBC Radio 5 live at the Reebok Stadium "Macclesfield are really on the back foot. They need to re-think their game plan because they're giving the ball away cheaply in their own half - and that's the key at the moment. They've got to try and make it much more difficult for Bolton."

Half time
Millwall v Dagenham & Redbridge
HT snapshot: "On-loan Tottenham man Harry Kane has added some top-class cutting edge to Millwall and his goal on the stroke of half time looks to have killed this tie off. It's a long way back for the Daggers from here."

Twitter
Sanj on Twitter: "QPR continue to play like this in the season, and they are going down! Shocking display at the moment."

Mann, Kent, via text: "I wouldn't be surprised if QPR finished bottom this season. They play the worst and most uninspiring football in the league by far."

2035: A great chance for MK Dons this. With Anton Ferdinand and Danny Gabbidon AWOL, Stephen Gleeson plays in Charlie MacDonald... who has time to check and pick his spot... but finds the wrong side of the post. Will they live to regret not making the most of that one? About 10 minutes to go until half-time at Loftus Road, and we await the first goal.

BBC Radio Leicester summariser Alan Young at King Power Stadium: "Leicester look like a totally different team to the one that lost to Barnsley on Saturday. From the ridiculous to the sublime, but Forest have been poor."

2034: What's been happening at Loftus Road? Plenty, as it happens. First, MK Dons right-back Adam Smith drills a cross from the right touchline but Charlie MacDonald heads just wide from eight yards. Then, after a couple of half chances for QPR, they have the ball in the net as MK Dons defender Shaun Williams heads into his own goal from a corner. It won't count, though because referee Phil Dowd spots a push from Shaun Derry on keeper David Martin. Still 0-0.

2033: HALF-TIME Millwall 2-0 Dagenham & Redbridge

Half time
Leicester 2-0 Nott'm Forest
Owen Phillips' HT snapshot from King Power Stadium: "Leicester are well on top here. Forest have improved from dreadful to reasonable in the final third of the half but Leicester are very good value for this lead and Paul Gallagher, David Nugent, Jermaine Beckford and Lloyd Dyer are causing no end of problems. Lots of boos from the Forest fans."

Goooooooaaaaaaaaal
Bolton goal: Macc make it too easy for Bolton again. The visiting defence are nowhere to be seen as Bolton break quickly and Tuncay sets Martin Petrov free, to beat Jose Veiga from 25 yards after electing to shoot early. Again, the keeper should do better.

Goooooooaaaaaaaaal
Millwall goal: Dagenham & Redbridge gift Darius Henderson possession and he returns the favour from the Lions' first goal by playing in Harry Kane to fire home from 20 yards. Daggers keeper Chris Lewington should have done much better with that.

2027: GOALFLASH Bolton 2-0 Macclesfield (Martin Petrov)

2026: GOALFLASH Millwall 2-0 Dagenham & Redbridge (Harry Kane)

2025: It's still tit for tat at Loftus Road and QPR are hardly stamping their authority on this game. Shaun Derry gives the ball away and Adam Smith raids down the right for the visitors. He shapes to cross, but then goes for goal and Paddy Kenny is probably relieved to see it fly wide.

Half time
2021: HALF-TIME Leicester 2-0 Nott'm Forest

2019: Scratch that last comment - Forest look woeful at the back and are lucky not to be 3-0 down at the break. David Nugent cuts inside his man after surging down the right and tees up Paul Gallagher. His shot is heading just inside the post but Guy Moussi, running back, blocks the ball as his keeper Lee Camp dives for it.

2018: It's not all bad news for Forest as we approach half-time at King Power Stadium. Joel Lynch has just forced a top-drawer save from Kasper Schmeichel after getting on the end of a cross from the left. Schmeichel is at full stretch to tip the ball over the bar - his old man would have been proud of that one.

2016: It's been all Bolton so far at the Reebok but Macclesfield have just released Colin Daniel, their lone frontman, for the first time. He was flagged offside, but maybe that might remind Wanderers fans of the torrid time Daniel gave their defence in the first tie. I should know, I was there.

BBC Radio 5 live
Fulham defender Aaron Hughes summarising for BBC Radio 5 live at QPR v MK Dons: "MK Dons don't seem too flustered by anything. They're trying to get the ball down and play it from the back and they're looking confident. It's just two teams trying to impose their style and not make too many mistakes."

Twitter
Tom Hopkinson on Twitter: " I have never been so depressed as a Forest fan - this is genuinely horrific football we are playing."

2012: Our first shot on target at Loftus Road, and it is MK Dons who are behind it when Luke Chadwick fires straight at Paddy Kenny from the edge of the area. QPR are not far behind, though, with Jay Bothroyd firing over from similar range after cutting in from the right.

2011: Leicester could be out of sight by half-time at this rate. Again they rip through the Forest defence, and David Nugent's shot is only a yard wide of Lee Camp's right-hand post. At the other end, Marlon Harewood has had a sniff for Forest, latching on to a bouncing cross at the near post... but he only succeeds in diverting it wide.

BBC Radio 5 live
Fulham defender Aaron Hughes summarising for BBC Radio 5 live at QPR v MK Dons: "It's started a little bit scrappy. It looks like both teams are just trying to find their feet at the moment."

BBC Sport's Owen Phillips at King Power Stadium: "Forest fans are far from happy with this display or life in general. "We want our Billy back" they sing in reference to former boss Billy Davies. You imagine he would love that. He's working for TV tonight and I expect there's a pretty big grin trying to break out on his face."



Goooooooaaaaaaaaal
Leicester goal: All too easy for the Foxes, this. They break forward quickly after good work from David Nugent and Neil Danns and Lee Camp fails to deal with a wicked cross from the right. The Forest keeper can only tip it into the path of Jermaine Beckford, who flings himself at the ball and sees his header fly into the net via the underside of the bar. They have breathing space.

2005: GOALFLASH Leicester 2-0 Nott'm Forest (Jermaine Beckford)

Goooooooaaaaaaaaal
Bolton goal: Not the start the Silkmen would have wanted. Jonathan Bateson falls over while trying to clear for Macc. Ivan Klasnic picks up the loose ball, runs into the area, and crosses for Kevin Davies to tap in from close range. Mind you, Macc went behind early on in the first game too...

2004: GOALFLASH Bolton 1-0 Macclesfield (Kevin Davies)

Whistle
2004: We are under way at the Reebok Stadium and Loftus Road.

2003: Hmmm. A few people gunning for the title of 'worst miss of the night' by the looks of things. Millwall should double their lead. Harry Kane and Darius Henderson link up dangerously again and when Henderson cuts the ball back across goal Liam Feeney is there for the tap-in, but completely misses the ball. Air shot.

MK Dons manager Karl Robinson, speaking before kick-off at Loftus Road: "When you play a Premier League club it's always hard but we are going to respect QPR and we want to represent League One and go on and put on a show. People weren't too keen about the club's birth but now we have a good philosophy, a chairman who conducts himself well and we are growing. So if we can play a small part in the club's history tonight then we'll be happy."

1957: Want to hear, as well as read, what is happening in tonight's Cup matches? You're in luck. You can hear live commentary from the Reebok Stadium on 5 live Sports Extra if you give this page a manual refresh. And you can hear full commentary from your respective BBC local radio commentators by clicking here.

Twitter
Alex Carlen on Twitter: "I reckon Heskey would have scored that (Findley chance)."

Goooooooaaaaaaaaal
Millwall goal: As we know, Millwall are even worse than Forest when it comes to finding the net... but they have notched tonight. Harry Kane, on loan from Tottenham, mis-hits his shot but it falls for Darius Henderson, who takes a touch before firing home.

1955: GOALFLASH Millwall 1-0 Dagenham & Redbridge (Darius Henderson)

QPR v Milton Keynes Dons line-ups
QPR:
Kenny, Young, Ferdinand, Gabbidon, Hill, Mackie, Buzsaky, Derry, Wright-Phillips, Macheda, Bothroyd. Subs: Cerny, Orr, Hall, Campbell, Smith, Helguson, Ephraim.
Milton Keynes Dons: Martin, Smith, Doumbe, Shaun Williams, Lewington, Gleeson, Potter, Chadwick, Bowditch, MacDonald, Ibehre. Subs: McLoughlin, Flanagan, Daniel Powell, Baldock, O'Shea, McNamee, George Williams.
Referee: Phil Dowd (Staffordshire)

Bolton v Macclesfield line-ups
Bolton:
Bogdan, Riley, Wheater, Boyata, Ricketts, Sanli, Mark Davies, Reo-Coker, Petrov, Kevin Davies, Klasnic. Subs: Lynch, Robinson, Knight, Blake, Pratley, Ngog, O'Halloran.
Macclesfield: Veiga, Bateson, Brown, Brisley, Tremarco, Wedgbury, Mendy, Hamshaw, Daniel, Hewitt, Diagne. Subs: Collis, Kay, Morgan, Mukendi, Fairhurst, Fisher, Whiteoak.
Referee: Michael Oliver (Northumberland)

Twitter
Calum Ward on Twitter: "What on earth?! I have NEVER seen such a bad miss as that is by Findley? Surely it is impossible to miss! Can't stop laughing!"

BBC Radio 5 live
Fulham defender Aaron Hughes summarising for BBC Radio 5 live at QPR v MK Dons: "It was a shock when Mark Hughes walked out of Fulham. As players we didn't know what was going on. We came off the back of a good season where we finished eighth. It was a little bit of shock when something happens that quickly and you don't expect it. None of us really knew what happened and why he left."

Whistle
1947: Millwall and Dagenham & Redbridge get us under way at the New Den.

1945: I'm beginning to see why Forest cannot score goals for toffee at the moment. Leicester keeper Kasper Schmeichel makes a hash of a deflected cross, presenting Robbie Findley with the ball three yards from goal as he falls to ground. It's a tap-in for an equaliser... but Findley rushes his shot, and somehow manages to miss the target altogether. An embarrassing miss.

Goooooooaaaaaaaaal
Leicester goal: The Foxes have been on top since they kicked off and they have got their reward. Lloyd Dyer flashes in a low cross from the left and the ball zips off George Boateng and into his own net. David Nugent has just come within a whisker of making it 2-0, too, with Lee Camp only just keeping out his shot from an ultra-tight angle after another goalmouth scramble.

1942: GOALFLASH Leicester 1-0 Nott'm Forest (George Boateng og)

QPR v MK DONS (2000 GMT)
Alistair Magowan reports:
Although QPR boss Mark Hughes says he will change his team, coming 48 hours after defeat by Newcastle, he is taking the competition seriously. "I have always taken the view that a good cup run can help your league form," he said. MK Dons' weekend match was postponed and manager Karl Robinson is relishing the tie. "I can't wait," he said. "I want to enjoy pitting our wits against a very good QPR team."

BBC Sport's Owen Phillips at King Power Stadium: "It is bitterly, bitterly cold here at the King Power Stadium. Bitterly, forget-your-gloves-at-your-peril cold. A decent guess-timate would put those braving the conditions at around 15,000."

1937: Almost the perfect start for Leicester. Neil Danns gets on the end of a corner and his effort would fly in if not for Guy Moussi standing on the right place on the goal-line.

Whistle
1935: Right then, we are under way at King Power Stadium. Before I forget - give this page a manual refresh and you can watch Final Score right here on this page.

MILLWALL v DAGENHAM & REDBRIDGE
"Millwall have only scored once since November and manager Kenny Jackett knows that a dreadful run must come to an end this evening. "Our goalscoring form leaves a lot to be desired," he said. "But the spirit and determination are still there in abundance." Dagenham boss John Still expects a crackign cup tie: "Everyone is up for it and the fact that it's a relatively local game adds to the flavour of it," he said. "For both teams and both sets of supporters it's going to be a good day."

BOLTON v MACCLESFIELD (2000 GMT)
Tom Rostance reports:
With star asset Gary Cahill shipped off to Chelsea and a heavy defeat at Old Trafford at the weekend, Bolton manager Owen Coyle is feeling the strain. "I've been a giant-killer many times before in the FA Cup and I'm aware of what it feels like," he said. "We will have to give them the utmost respect." Macclesfield boss Gary Simpson believes his side's chance has already gone. He said: "We probably had our cup final last time, anything else now is a bonus."



BOLTON v MACCLESFIELD TEAM NEWS
Tom Rostance reports: "Bolton
make five changes from the side which was beaten at Old Trafford on Saturday, as captain Kevin Davies returns in attack. There are also recalls in defence for Dedryck Boyata and Joe Riley. Macclesfield make just one change from the XI beaten at home to Torquay. Elliott Hewitt is the man added to the team."

QPR v MK DONS TEAM NEWS
Alistair Magowan reports:
"Mark Hughes names a strong QPR side, with Federico Macheda the only alteration from the side that lost to Newcastle, as he comes in for the goalscorer in the last round, Heidar Helguson. For MK Dons, there are two changes. Mathias Doumbe comes in for the injured Gary MacKenzie, but Charlie MacDonald is fit to start up front."

John McGovern, two-time Forest European Cup-winning captain and now BBC Radio Nottingham summariser: "Forest really need a win for their confidence. They are really struggling in the Championship but a win here would be a massive boost."

Millwall v Dag & Red line-ups
Millwall:
Forde, Smith, Ward, Robinson, Barron, Feeney, Abdou, Trotter, Bouazza, Henderson, Kane. Subs: Mildenhall, Craig, McQuoid, Batt, Henry, N'Guessan, Wright.
Dag & Red: Lewington, Ogogo, Doe, Spillane, Ilesanmi, Bingham, Abdulla, Rose, Danny Green, Nurse, Dominic Green. Subs: Hogan, McCrory, Arber, Edmans, Elito, Reed, Wearen.
Referee: Scott Mathieson (Cheshire)

Leicester v Nottm Forest line-ups
Leicester:
Schmeichel, Peltier, Konchesky, Mills, Gallagher, Dyer, St. Ledger, Wellens, Beckford, Danns, Nugent. Subs: Howard, Weale, Abe, Kennedy, Tunchev, Taft.
Nottm Forest: Camp, Cunningham, Boateng, Anderson, Reid, Greening, Gunter, Harewood, Moussi, Findley, Lynch. Subs: Derbyshire, McGugan, McCleary, McGoldrick, Smith, Blackstock, Majewski.
Referee: Craig Pawson (South Yorkshire)

Scottish Cup updates: There are two replays north of the border tonight. Kilmarnock take on Dundee, while at Rugby Park, Kilmarnock and First Division Dundee meet again for the chance of a crack at Hibernian.

MILLWALL v DAGENHAM & REDBRIDGE TEAM NEWS
"Millwall boss Kenny Jackett makes four changes after the 6-0 hammering at home to Birmingham - though Alan Dunne and Shane Lowry are enforced absentees after they were both sent-off. Dagenham make two changes of their own, as Richard Rose and Dominic Green come in."

LEICESTER v NOTT'M FOREST (1930 GMT)
Owen Phillips reports from King Power Stadium: Leicester City boss Nigel Pearson was not a man to be messed with as a player and you get the impression he's not a man to cross as a manager. Saturday's defeat against Barnsley was, in his words, "not good enough". "We need some sort of response against Forest," he demanded. Nottingham Forest manager Steve Cotterill is convinced his team just need a slice of good luck. "I think at the minute anything that can go wrong for us does go wrong," Cotterill said. "When we start getting a few players back, a few defenders up and running again - we lose one again."



FOOTBALL LEAGUE UPDATE: One game in League One taking place as well where Tranmere entertain Rochdale at Prenton Park. The home side, lying in 17th place, can jump up the table with maximum points tonight with the visitors locked in a relegation battle, four points away from safety.

QPR v MK DONS (2000 GMT)
Alistair Magowan reports:
"Does Mark Hughes have the spark to end QPR's woeful FA Cup run? He is likely to look at other parts of his squad in his second game in charge and with Henrique on the way, the strikers might want to give their boss a timely reminder of their worth. MK Dons, who are fifth in League One, have not lost away since October."

BOLTON v MACCLESFIELD (2000 GMT)
Tom Rostance reports:
"Bolton needed a late equaliser from David Wheater to force a replay with League Two side Macclesfield, and have already faced the Silkmen at home this season. Tuncay found a winner for Wanderers in that League Cup tie back in August and he could be one of the fringe players given a chance by manager Owen Coyle tonight. Macclesfield have never beaten a top-flight team before, and may never have a better chance."

MILLWALL v DAGENHAM & REDBRIDGE (1945 GMT)
"Championship side Millwall are in dire need of a pick-me-up after being hammered 6-0 at home by Birmingham at the weekend, and memories of reaching the final in 2004 must seem a long way off now. League Two side Dagenham have never reached the fourth round of the FA Cup before and will be eyeing an upset and a path through to face Southampton at home."

Infostrada Sports on Twitter: "Queens Park Rangers have failed to win any of their last 16 FA Cup matches, equal worst record by a league club with Leeds Utd (1952-1962). The longest non-winning streak by any club in the FA Cup proper is a 22 match streak by Weymouth between 1968 and 1981."

LEICESTER v NOTT'M FOREST TEAM NEWS
Owen Phillips reports from King Power Stadium: "Leicester make two changes from the home reverse against Barnsley, recalling Jermaine Beckford up front and bringing in Sean St Ledger at centre-half. Aleksandar Tunchev is dropped to the bench and Wales midfielder Andy King misses out through injury. As for Forest, midfielder Guy Moussi moves to centre-half in place of the suspended Luke Chambers and Andy Reid comes in to the midfield. Marlon Harewood plays up front on his own as Forest revert to a 4-2-3-1 formation. In addition to Reid, George Boateng, Robbie Findley and Paul Anderson all come in following Saturday's 3-0 home defeat against Southampton.

Twitter
kurt_sullivan on Twitter: "MK Dons to cause an upset tonight, other than that, I see it going to form. Macclesfield will put up a fight, but that's all."

Twitter
The_Foxxinator on Twitter: "I can see both Bolton and QPR losing tonight and excuses being made to 'focus on the league'."

LEICESTER v NOTT'M FOREST (1930 GMT)
Owen Phillips reports from King Power Stadium: "Neither side are playing down the importance of this game. They probably don't dare. Both are under-achieving in the Championship, Forest spectacularly so, and both could do with a boost to lift their league season. What better way than by beating local rivals in the FA Cup and giving yourself a great chance of reaching the fifth round? League Two Swindon Town await the victors, and you sense the triumphant team could gain a great deal. Not just in terms of the Cup, but for brittle belief and vital impetus."

1910: My picks, for what it's worth, are: QPR, Bolton, Millwall and Leicester. I know, I know... there isn't much romance in four home wins and zero upsets. Sorry about that. I would have backed Wrexham to see off Brighton though...

1907: So, are we feeling any Cup magic tonight, or what? I want your picks for the four teams going through to round four. How? Simples. Tweet the commentary via the hashtag #BBCFootball, Tweet me @chrisbevan_bbc or text in via 81111 (UK).

1905: It's not just QPR and MK Dons in action tonight, mind. Wrexham's game with Brighton has been postponed for 24 hours because of the frosty north Wales weather but we've still got four third-round replays in total, with Bolton hosting Macclesfield, Leicester taking on Nottingham Forest and Millwall up against Dagenham & Redbridge. Plenty to get our teeth into.

1903: Yep, Swansea, Vauxhall Motors, Grimsby, Nottingham Forest, Blackburn (twice), Luton, Chelsea, Burnley and Sheffield United have all ended Rangers' Cup dreams at the earliest opportunity since the west Londoners beat the Hatters exactly 11 years ago tonight. Not that they exactly enjoyed much of a Cup run that season, either. They lost 6-0 at home to Arsenal in the next round.

1900: Evening all. Now, the chances of an FA Cup shock are definitely diluted when the tie goes to a replay, especially when the 'bigger' team is at home, but I reckon one way or another we are guaranteed a surprise tonight - either MK Dons of League One win at Loftus Road OR QPR finally win an FA Cup tie. Whaddya reckon?



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