We can now confirm the final details for our Emirates FA Cup third round weekend

Friday 10 Dec 2021
The Emirates FA Cup 2021-22 third round ties will take place between Friday 7 and Monday 10 January

The full schedule and further live broadcast details for the third round of the Emirates FA Cup’s 150th anniversary season have today been confirmed following selections by BBC Wales, S4C and international broadcasters. The updated fixture list can be seen below...

• Swindon Town v Manchester City at 8pm on ITV1 and ITV Hub


• Bristol City v Fulham at 12.30pm
• Burnley v Huddersfield Town at 12.30pm
• Coventry City v Derby County at 12.30pm
• Hartlepool United v Blackpool at 12.30pm
• Mansfield Town v Middlesbrough at 12.15pm
• Millwall v Crystal Palace at 12.45pm on ITV1 and ITV Hub
• Barnsley v Ipswich Town or Barrow at 3pm
• Boreham Wood v AFC Wimbledon at 3pm
• Kidderminster Harriers v Reading at 3pm
• Leicester City v Watford at 3pm
• Newcastle United v Cambridge United at 3pm
• Peterborough United v Bristol Rovers at 3pm
• Port Vale v Brentford at 3pm
• Queens Park Rangers v Rotherham United at 3pm
• West Bromwich Albion v Brighton & Hove Albion at 3pm
• Wigan Athletic v Blackburn Rovers at 3pm
• Birmingham City v Plymouth Argyle at 5.30pm
• Chelsea v Chesterfield at 5.30pm
• Hull City v Everton at 5.30pm on BBC One and BBC iPlayer
• Swansea City v Southampton at 5.30pm on BBC Wales
• Yeovil Town v AFC Bournemouth at 5.45pm


• Luton Town v Harrogate Town at 12:30pm
• Cardiff City v Preston North End at 2pm on S4C
• Charlton Athletic v Norwich City at 2pm
• Liverpool v Shrewsbury Town at 2pm (Subject to Police approval)
• Stoke City v Leyton Orient at 2pm
• Tottenham Hotspur v Morecambe at 2pm
• Wolverhampton Wanderers v Sheffield United at 2pm
• West Ham United v Leeds United at 2pm on ITV1 and ITV Hub
• Nottingham Forest v Arsenal at 5.10pm on ITV1 and ITV Hub


• Manchester United v Aston Villa at 7.55pm on BBC One and BBC iPlayer

Clubs selected for live broadcast by either BBC Wales or S4C will receive a fee of £48,000 each and those involved in fixtures that have been moved away from 3pm on Saturday 8 January 2022 will receive £32,500 respectively unless they have been chosen for live broadcast by the BBC or ITV.

Winning clubs in the third round will also receive £82,000 from the competition’s prize fund.

Any further broadcast details for the third round will be announced in due course.

By Competitions department