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Home draw for Rovers

Posted: Sun 02 Dec 2012
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Blackburn Rovers will come up against familiar opposition when them embark on their FA Cup campaign.

For they will face fellow npower Championship side Bristol City at Ewood Park in the third round of the competition.

The two sides have famously already met this season, Rovers finishing 5-3 winners in a pulsating league match at Ashton Gate back in September, a day when Jordan Rhodes opened his goalscoring account for the club with a match-winning brace.

The FA Cup with Budweiser draw in full:

Crystal Palace v Stoke
Brighton v Newcastle
Tottenham v Coventry City
Wigan v Bournemouth
Fulham v Blackpool
Aston Villa v Ipswich
Charlton v Huddersfield
Barrow or Macclesfield v Cardiff
Barnsley v Burnley
Manchester City v Watford
Swansea v Arsenal
Leicester v Burton
Millwall v Preston
Cheltenham or Hereford v Everton
Derby v Tranmere
Crawley v Reading
Aldershot v Rotherham or Notts County
Middlesbrough v Harrogate or Hastings
Accrington Stanley or Oxford v Sheffield United
Southampton v Chelsea
QPR v West Brom
Peterborough v Norwich
Lincoln or Mansfield v Liverpool
Bolton v Sunderland
Nottingham Forest v Oldham
West Ham v Manchester United
Hull v Alfreton or Leyton Orient
Blackburn v Bristol City
Leeds v Birmingham
Bury or Southend v Bradford or Brentford
Luton v Wolves
Sheffield Wednesday v MK Dons

Ties to be played the weekend of the 5th/6th January 2013.