Here's our pick of the matches from the FA Cup third-round draw

The FA Cup’s famed third round is fast approaching and, while we all love the competition for pitting minnows against giants, there are some tasty-looking ties involving top clubs.

These are a few to look out for.

So, West Ham’s luck continues to be out with Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City paying a visit to the London Stadium, while two teams suffering in the league, Everton and Leicester, will feel plenty is riding on their game.

Preston take on Arsenal, the team who’ve won this competition a joint-record 12 times, while two clubs steeped in FA Cup tradition, Tottenham and Villa, now in separate leagues, are going head-to-head in an intriguing clash.

Finally in our preview, Jose Mourinho’s Manchester United, the holders, host Reading and, with the Red Devils not looking involved in the title race, you can expect to see a strong team out at Old Trafford for that one.

Here’s the draw in full:

Ipswich v Lincoln or Oldham

Barrow v Rochdale

Manchester United v Reading

Hull v Swansea

Sunderland v Burnley

QPR v Blackburn

Millwall v Bournemouth

West Ham v Manchester City

Brighton v Charlton or MK Dons

Blackpool v Barnsley

Wigan v Nottingham Forest

Birmingham v Newcastle

Chelsea v Notts Countyor Peterborough

Middlesbrough v Sheffield Wednesday

West Brom v Derby

Everton v Leicester

Liverpool v Newport County or Plymouth

Wycombe v Stourbridge or Northampton

Watford v Burton

Preston v Arsenal

Cardiff v Fulham

Stoke v Wolves

Cambridge v Leeds

Bristol City v Shrewsbury or Fleetwood

Huddersfield v Port Vale

Tottenham v Aston Villa

Brentford v Halifax or Eastleigh

Bolton v Crystal Palace

Norwich v Southampton

Sutton United v AFC Wimbledon

Accrington Stanley v Luton

Rotherham v Oxford or Macclesfield

Ties will take place between January 6 and January 9.

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