The Derby Rules The FA Cup Fourth Round Proper

Two big derby match-ups are the key draws of the FA Cup Fourth Round Draw. When the first tie drawn is Liverpool v Everton, you know something special was in the air.

The other derby of the round takes place at Pride Park where Derby County will host Nottingham Forest. There is one potential derby that could take place if Blyth Spartans can upset Blackburn Rovers on Monday night.

The full draw which has just concluded. These matches will take place the weekend of January 24th.

Liverpool v Everton

Southampton or Manchester United v Tottenham Hotspur

Hull City or Newcastle United v Millwall or Crewe Alexandra

Sunderland v Blyth Spartans or Blackburn Rovers

Hartlepool United v West Ham United

Leyton Orient or Sheffield United v Charlton Athletic or Norwich City

Cardiff City v Arsenal

Portsmouth or Bristol City v Histon or Swansea City

Chelsea or Southend United v Ipswich Town

Cheltenham Town or Doncaster Rovers v Aston Villa

West Bromwich Albion or Peterborough United v Queens Park Rangers or Burnley

Torquay United v Coventry City

Kettering Town v Fulham

Watford v Leicester City or Crystal Palace

Derby County v Nottingham Forest

Birmingham City or Wolverhampton Wanderers v Middlesbrough

My guess for the TV ties are Liverpool v Everton, Hartlepool United v West Ham United, Cardiff City v Arsenal, KetteringTown v Fulham and Derby County v Nottingham Forest.

What are your thoughts on this draw? Let us know by leaving a comment.

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  1. The Gaffer January 5, 2009

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