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FA Cup draw: A match Fulham can win??!

28 November 2010

With the way Fulham's playing, a post-match Posh celebration isn't out of the question.

The third-round draw for the FA Cup was announced today and Fulham gets a nice break, landing a home match with mid-table League 1 club Peterborough, who were relegated from the Championship last season. The matches will be the weekend of Jan. 8-9, which is why that week’s Premiership schedule comes the following Wednesday.

Of interest to Jake, Manchester City will travel to Leicester with a fresh opportunity to foolishly dump an early-round cup tie. [EDIT: Jake correctly points out that City will face former manager Sven-Goran Eriksson in this cup tie, making it the second City-Fired Manager derby of the season.]

Of interest to those in London and Tokyo, Manchester United will host Liverpool in the marquee matchup of this early round.

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  1. 28 November 2010 3.18pm

    You didn’t mention the crazy storyline of City’s FA Cup tie: facing Sven-Göran Eriksson.

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