Man Utd face large FA Cup banana pores and skin with fourth spherical opponents confirmed as West Ham crash out to Bristol Metropolis


MANCHESTER UNITED face a possible banana pores and skin after Newport County secured a dream FA Cup residence tie by beating Eastleigh.

The League Two and Nationwide League outfits drew 1-1 ten days in the past earlier than the draw was made for the fourth spherical.


Will Evans celebrates after his aim helped Newport safe a dream conflict with Man Utd within the FA CupCredit score: Rex
A trip to Rodney Parade in South Wales now awaits the Red Devils


A visit to Rodney Parade in South Wales now awaits the Pink DevilsCredit score: Getty

And it was all on the road tonight with each realizing a money-spinning showdown towards the Premier League giants was now on the road.

Now Erik ten Hag is aware of that he and his struggling United aspect must journey to eight,700-capacity Rodney Parade in South Wales to tackle Graham Coughlan’s males after their 3-1 win at Eastleigh.

Aaron Wildig acquired them off to a dream begin by firing them forward after simply three minutes to silence the house crowd.

However Eastleigh drew stage by way of Paul McCallum moments after the break because the non-leaguers began to dream.

Nevertheless, Newport dashed these hopes and earned themselves the plump cup conflict.

James Clarke put them again into the lead on the hour mark, after which Will Evans sealed it by doubling their benefit with simply ten minutes to go.

Now Coughlan and his fourth tier outfit will probably be counting down the seconds till 4.30pm on January 28 when the 12-time winners come to city for the sport that will probably be televised reside on BBC One.

In the meantime, West Ham had been victims of a shock consequence as they had been dumped out of the cup by Bristol Metropolis of their replay.


Tommy Conway fired the Championship aspect forward within the third minute they usually held on to that lead – with the Hammers additionally being lowered to ten-men shortly into the second half when Mentioned Benrahma was sent-off.

They are going to now host the victors of Wednesday’s conflict between Blackpool and Nottingham Forest.

Birmingham Metropolis will journey to Leicester Metropolis after they got here from behind to beat Hull Metropolis 2-1, Koji Miyoshi profitable it within the 94th-minute.

Luton City additionally got here from one-down to win at League One high-fliers Bolton Wanderers.

Dion Charles put the Trotters forward early on, however Tahith Chong levelled earlier than Chiedozie Ogbene earned the victory.

They are going to journey to the winners of tomorrow’s replay between Everton and Crystal Palace.

Tommy Conway's early goal was enough for Bristol City to dump West Ham out


Tommy Conway’s early aim was sufficient for Bristol Metropolis to dump West Ham outCredit score: AFP

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