Reading open FA Cup campaign at beaten finalists

The matches are to be played on the first weekend in January.

Cardiff went all the way to Wembley and were narrowly beaten 1 - 0 by Portsmouth back in May. Just goes to show what can hapopen when you take the competition seriously.

The full draw is

Portsmouth v Bristol City
Sheffield Wednesday v Fulham
Preston v Liverpool
Birmingham v Wolves
West Ham v Barnsley
Middlesbrough v Barrow
Hull v Newcastle
Hartlepool v Stoke
Chelsea v Southend
Manchester City v Nottingham Forest
Cardiff v Reading
Ipswich v Chesterfield/Droylsden
Charlton v Norwich
West Brom v Peterborough/Tranmere
Torquay v Blackpool
Leyton Orient v Sheffield United
Southampton v Manchester United
Millwall v Carlisle/Crewe
Histon v Swansea
Forest Green v Derby
QPR v Burnley
Leicester v Crystal Palace
Tottenham v Wigan
Morecambe/Cheltenham v Doncaster
Arsenal v Plymouth
Notts County/Kettering v Eastwood
Bournemouth/Blyth Spartans v Blackburn
Macclesfield v Everton
Watford v Scunthorpe
Sunderland v Bolton
Coventry v Kidderminster
Gillingham/Stockport v Aston Villa