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Last Updated: Wednesday, 17 December, 2003, 22:55 GMT
FA Cup third round draw
Holders Arsenal face a potentially tricky tie away at fellow top-flight side Leeds in the third round of the FA Cup, and there are four more all-Premiership ties.

Last season's finalists Southampton face a tough test against Newcastle and Manchester City will host Leicester City.

Birmingham will play Blackburn, who beat them 4-0 at St Andrews in the league on Saturday, while struggling Aston Villa are set to entertain Manchester United, who have won the competition a record 10 times.

Premiership leaders Chelsea have been drawn away at Division One side Watford, while Liverpool are away at legendary giantkillers Yeovil, now a Division Three side.

Eight-times winners Tottenham have home advantage in a London derby against 1990 finalists Crystal Palace.

High-flying Fulham will entertain Division Three side Cheltenham, and Conference team Telford's reward for seeing off Brentford is a trip to Dario Gradi's Crewe.

Conference side Scarborough, who claimed the scalp of Second Division outfit Port Vale on Sunday, face a trip to Southend.


FA Cup third round draw:
Wimbledon v Stoke City
Cardiff City v Sheffield Utd
Mansfield v Burnley
Crewe v Telford
Barnsley v Scunthorpe
Portsmouth v Blackpool
Northampton v Rotherham
Fulham v Cheltenham
Man City v Leicester City
Southampton v Newcastle
Yeovil v Liverpool
Birmingham City v Blackburn
Nottingham Forest v West Brom
Watford v Chelsea
Kidderminster v Wolves
Gillingham v Charlton
Swansea v Macclesfield
Leeds Utd v Arsenal
Tottenham v Crystal Palace
Aston Villa v Man Utd
Southend v Scarborough
Sunderland v Hartlepool
Tranmere v Bolton
Preston v Reading
Wigan v West Ham
Middlesbrough v Notts County
Ipswich v Derby County
Coventry City v Peterborough
Everton v Norwich
Accrington Stanley v Colchester
Bradford v Luton
Millwall v Walsall

(Ties to be played weekend of 3/4 January, 2004)




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BBC Five Live's Mike Ingham
"Yeovil v Liverpool is the romantic tie of the round"




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