Brentford away for FA Cup replay winners


Eastleigh or FC Halifax Town will take on Championship club Brentford away in The Emirates FA Cup Third Round, with the tie due to played on Saturday 7th January.

Brentford, who lost 5 away to Norwich on Saturday, currently sit 18th in the league with a danger of being in the relegation zone.

Following Sunday’s epic 3-3 draw at the Silverlake Stadium, The Spitfires will now have to play Halifax again on Tuesday 13th December.

First however, Eastleigh are expected to field a youthful side away to Gosport tomorrow night in the Hampshire Senior Cup and on Saturday, Martin Allen’s men take on Harlow Town in the FA Trophy first round.

This means The Spitfires would of played four cup games in a row.