Third time clash for Huddersfield Town and Charlton in FA Cup third round

TOWN will travel to Charlton in the third round of the FA Cup on the weekend of January 5/6.

TOWN will travel to Charlton in the third round of the FA Cup on the weekend of January 5/6.

The draw, made at Wembley Stadium, set up a repeat of the Championship clash between the sides at The Valley the Saturday before last, which finished 1-1.

Charlton are 13th in the table after their goalless draw at Millwall while Town are 15th. Both have 28 points from 20 games.

It’s the third FA Cup third-round meeting between the pair. Town won 1-0 in the capital in 1925-26 while Charlton triumphed 1-0 in a replay after a 2-2 draw at Leeds Road in 1957-58, the season Town were famously beaten 7-6 in a Division II (now Championship) game at The Valley.

 

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