Blades to face Premier League opposition in Fourth Round

Sunday 05 Jan 2014

Sheffield United’s reward for their FA Cup Third Round win at Aston Villa is tie against another Premier League outfit after they were drawn against Fulham.

The Fourth Round draw was made by cousins Martin and Paul Allen and there were only six definite ties from the initial draw – Bolton Wanderers v Cardiff City, Southampton v Yeovil Town, Southend United v Hull City, Arsenal v Coventry City, Chelsea v Stoke City and Stevenage v Everton.


The FA Cup with Budweiser

Fourth Round Proper draw
Ties to be played weekend of 25 and 26 January 2014
Winning clubs receive £90,000 from FA Prize Fund



Rochdale, surprise 2-0 victors over Leeds on Saturday, will host Sheffield Wednesday, while FA Cup holders Wigan Athletic will entertain Crystal Palace.

After a crushing 5-0 win over West Ham United, Nottingham Forest were handed another home tie against either Preston North End.

Meanwhile, AFC Bournemouth will play host to Premier League giants Liverpool.

The Fourth Round ties will take place over the weekend of Saturday 25 January.

Draw in full 

1 Sunderland v Kidderminster Harriers

2 Bolton Wanderers v Cardiff City

3 Southampton v Yeovil Town

4 Huddersfield Town v Charlton Athletic

5 Port Vale v Brighton & Hove Albion

6 Nottingham Forest v Preston North End

7 Southend United v Hull City

8 Rochdale v Sheffield Wednesday

9 Arsenal v Coventry City

10 Stevenage v Everton

11 Wigan Athletic v Crystal Palace

12 Chelsea v Stoke City

13 Manchester City v Watford

14 AFC Bournemouth v Liverpool

15 Birmingham City v Swansea City

16 Sheffield United v Fulham

By FA Staff