FA Cup Third Round Draw

02 December 2012 03:50
The draw for the third round of the FA Cup has been completed who did the Cherries pull out of the hat?

For their win against Carlisle United, AFC Bournemouth were drawn against Premiership opposition in the form of Wigan Athletic.

This will be the 20th time AFC Bournemouth have visited Wigan Athletic since the Latics joined the League in the 1970s. To date Cherries have won 5, draw 4 and lost 10, the last encounter coming in September 2005 when the Cherries lost 1-0 in a League Cup match. The last time AFC Bournemouth won away at Wigan came in the Third Division Championship year when the Cherries recorded a 3-1 win at the old Springfield Park.

Here's the fill draw for the Third Round:

Crystal Palace v Stoke CityBrighton & Hove Albion v Newcastle UnitedTottenham Hotspurs v Coventry CityWigan Athletic v AFC BournemouthFulham v BlackpoolAston Villa v Ipswich TownCharlton Athletic v Huddersfield TownBarrow-in-Furness or Macclesfield Town v Cardiff CityBarnsley Town v BurnleyManchester City v WatfordSwansea City v ArsenalLeicester City v Burton AlbionMillwall v Preston North EndCheltenham Town or Hereford United v EvertonDerby County v Tranmere RoversCrawley Town v ReadingAldershot Town v Rotherham United or Notts CountyMiddlesbrough v Harrogate Town or Hastings UnitedAccrington Stanley or Oxford United v Sheffield UnitedSouthampton v ChelseaQueens Park Rangers v West Bromwich AlbionPeterborough United v Norwich CityLincoln City or Mansfield Town v LiverpoolBolton Wanderers v SunderlandNottingham Forest v Oldham AthleticWest Ham United v Manchester UnitedHull v Alfreton or Leyton OrientBlackburn Rovers v Bristol CityLeeds United v Birmingham CityBury or Southend United v Bradford City or BrentfordLuton Town v Wolverhampton WanderersSheffield Wednesday v Franchise FC

Ties to be played over the weekend of January 5/6 2013.

Source: Cherries MAD