The winners of the FA Youth Cup Second Round tie between Yeovil Town and Cambridge United have been given a home tie in the next round. The Third Round draw was made by the Football Association at lunchtime on Friday, and that has led to the Glovers and their opponents being pulled out of the hat as the final tie, giving them a home match against Reading. Like the FA Cup, this is the moment at which the Premier League and Championship clubs come into the competition, with Manchester United versus holders Chelsea being the obvious pick of the bunch.
The full Third Round draw details are as follows:
1 Sheffield Wednesday v Stoke City
2 Blackburn Rovers v Cheltenham Town or Gillingham
3 Everton v Sunderland or Oldham Athletic
4 Burnley v Oxford United or Barnet
5 Huddersfield Town v Peterborough United
6 Watford v Birmingham City
7 Preston North End v Charlton Athletic or Southend United
8 Leicester City v Fulham
9 Arsenal v Northampton Town or Swindon Town
10 Accrington Stanley or Notts County v Leeds United
11 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Wigan Athletic
12 Hull City v Cardiff City
13 Maidenhead United or Torquay United v Nottingham Forest
14 Middlesbrough v Sheffield United
15 Bristol City v Salford City or Crewe Alexandra
16 West Bromwich Albion v Lincoln City or South Shields
17 Liverpool v Cray Wanderers or Portsmouth
18 Manchester United v Chelsea
19 West Ham United v Brighton & Hove Albion
20 Southampton v Rotherham United
21 Aston Villa v Swansea City
22 Blackpool v Derby County
23 Ipswich Town v Wingate & Finchley or Andover Town
24 Bolton Wanderers v Newcastle United
25 AFC Bournemouth v Mansfield Town or Chester
26 Stevenage or Exeter City v Bury
27 Cogenhoe United or Coventry City v Crystal Palace
28 Millwall v Tottenham Hotspur
29 Port Vale or Sutton Coldfield Town v Norwich City
30 Clevedon Town or Sutton United v Manchester City
31 Queens Park Rangers v Rochdale or Milton Keynes Dons
32 Yeovil Town or Cambridge United v Reading
All Third Round ties must be played by Saturday 15th December 2018, presenting another quick turnaround for clubs who make it through to this stage.
Yeovil Town's Second Round tie against Cambridge United will take place on Wednesday 14th November, with a 7.00p.m. kick-off at the main Huish Park Stadium.
Link: FA Youth Cup Ticketing For Yeovil Town vs Cambridge United.
Link: FA Youth Cup Second Round Full Draw Details.
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