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Saints and JayRod in FA Cup Clash!

Burnley will travel to Southampton in the first week of January for the Third Round of the FA Cup. The last time these two clubs faced each other was over a century ago in 1908 when the Saints won 2-1 at Turf Moor.

This will not be the draw that the Clarets would have wanted considering the Premier League club are currently 8th in the table and have been as high as 3rd this season. The tie though does set up the intriguing prospect of seeing Jay Rodriguez play against his former club. The now England international moved down to Hampshire in the summer.

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Writer: turfmanphil Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Sunday December 8 2013

Time: 6:11PM

Your Comments

Terrible draw really..wont be going!
turfmanphil
Dan the spam? tough tie maybe get a draw and bring them back to the turf.
8clarets8
Not a good draw at all.
Grimsby Claret
Fewer games in the FA Cup, fewer chances of injuries to our tiny squad. Could be a good thing for our Prem aspirations, Every cloud and all that.
cornwallclaret
Long weekend on Jay Rod's luxury yacht? Chance for Danny to impress a watching Roy Hodgson?
Couch Potato
Good draw for those of us based down sarf. Sets me up nicely for my trip to Yeovil and follows my visit to Wigan the previous week too!
RickersTwickers
 

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