Date: 27th November 2009 at 4:02pm
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FA cup 3rd round weekend, one of the most magical days in the footballing calendar – well for me anyway, and I am sure I am not alone, right?

This, as it SHOULD be, will be early in January.

Occasionally they, the FA bigwigs, screw with things and this can take place before the turn of the year, but not this time round though as Saturday 2nd or Sunday 3rd will be the day that we will be playing our 3rd round tie.

The ‘minnows’ will be looking at us and think we are ‘there for the taking’, the ‘giants’ would also look at us and think ‘we can do them’, so all in all most teams would fancy their chances should they be drawn against Pompey – although, and as we know, the FA cup is a magical competition and ANYTHING is possible!

Dreams of returning to Wembley for the cup final will again be on my mind, as I am sure they will be others, before, during and after this draw, which will take place on Sunday afternoon on ITV after the afternoon 2nd round game, around 4pm I would suspect.

Our number in no.29, and I cannot wait for this draw!

Is there anyone in particular that you would like to draw, or anyone you would like to avoid? Perhaps you simply do not care so long as we are drawn at home; perhaps you prefer the away travel though?

Share you thoughts with us below…

PLAY UP POMPEY!


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