There might not be any Berkshire non league sides left in the 2019/20 FA Cup, but that doesn’t mean there is not interest for the county with EFL Championship side Reading drawn at home to Blackpool.
Maidenhead United were the last Berkshire non league side in the competition this season. They were beaten 3-1 by Rotherham United in the First Round.
The Millers went through in the Second Round, beating Solihull Moors 4-3 in a thrilling cup tie that saw them fight back from 3-0 down in the final quarter of an hour.
FA Cup Third Round ties are due to take place across the weekend on 3rd to 6th January 2020 with winning sides due to receive £135,000, not including any fee’s from broadcasters.
The draw in fu
1 Leicester City v Wigan Athletic
2 Queens Park Rangers v Swansea City
3 Fulham v Aston Villa
4 Chelsea v Nottingham Forest
5 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Manchester United
6 Charlton Athletic v West Bromwich Albion
7 Rochdale or Boston United v Newcastle United
8 Cardiff City v Forest Green Rovers or Carlisle United
9 Oxford United v Exeter City or Hartlepool United
10 Sheffield United v AFC Fylde
11 Southampton v Huddersfield Town
12 Liverpool v Everton
13 Bristol City v Shrewsbury Town
14 AFC Bournemouth v Luton Town
15 Brighton & Hove Albion v Sheffield Wednesday
16 Bristol Rovers or Plymouth Argyle v Coventry City or Ipswich Town
17 Eastleigh or Crewe Alexandra v Barnsley
18 Manchester City v Port Vale
19 Middlesbrough v Tottenham Hotspur
20 Reading v Blackpool
21 Watford v Tranmere Rovers
22 Preston North End v Norwich City
23 Millwall v Newport County
24 Crystal Palace v Derby County
25 Rotherham United v Hull City
26 Brentford v Stoke City
27 Fleetwood Town v Portsmouth
28 Arsenal v Leeds United
29 Gillingham v West Ham United
30 Burton Albion v Northampton Town
31 Burnley v Peterborough United
32 Birmingham City v Blackburn Rovers
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