FA Cup third round draw: TV time, match dates and the teams Portsmouth could play in the third round 

Pompey manager Kenny Jackett will be waiting to see who his side will play in the third round
Pompey manager Kenny Jackett will be waiting to see who his side will play in the third round
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The draw for the FA Cup third round is taking place tonight, and here is everything Pompey fans need to know. 

Pompey are through to the third round after beating Rochdale at Spotlands.

Tonight Pompey fans will find out who their team will face in the third round of the competition when the draw is held at Stamford Bridge, the home of holders Chelsea.

The draw, which will take place at 7.30pm, will see the 44 clubs from the Premier League and Championship enter the competition alongside the 20 teams that progress from round two.

Third round matches will be played on the weekend of January 5, with tonight’s draw due to be conducted by former England international Paul Ince and Dutch legend Ruud Gullit on BBC One.

At the start of the season the FA doubled the prize fund for the competition, meaning winning clubs can look forward to a £135,500 payout if they progress from round three.

The all important number for Pompey fans to look out for is 60.

Kenny Jackett’s men will be eagerly watching the draw, with last season’s winners Chelsea (ball 12), finalists Manchester United (ball 24) and 13-time winners Arsenal (ball 2) ones to keep an eye on.

Other south coast teams in the draw include Southampton (36), Bournemouth (1) and Brighton and Hove Albion (8).

Here’s the full list of ball numbers for the draw:

1 AFC BOURNEMOUTH

2 ARSENAL

3 ASTON VILLA

4 BIRMINGHAM CITY

5 BLACKBURN ROVERS

6 BOLTON WANDERERS

7 BRENTFORD

8 BRIGHTON & HOVE ALBION

9 BRISTOL CITY

10 BURNLEY

11 CARDIFF CITY

12 CHELSEA

13 CRYSTAL PALACE

14 DERBY COUNTY

15 EVERTON

16 FULHAM

17 HUDDERSFIELD TOWN

18 HULL CITY

19 IPSWICH TOWN

20 LEEDS UNITED

21 LEICESTER CITY

22 LIVERPOOL

23 MANCHESTER CITY

24 MANCHESTER UNITED

25 MIDDLESBROUGH

26 MILLWALL

27 NEWCASTLE UNITED

28 NORWICH CITY

29 NOTTINGHAM FOREST

30 PRESTON NORTH END

31 QUEENS PARK RANGERS

32 READING

33 ROTHERHAM UNITED

34 SHEFFIELD UNITED

35 SHEFFIELD WEDNESDAY

36 SOUTHAMPTON

37 STOKE CITY

38 SWANSEA CITY

39 TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR

40 WATFORD

41 WEST BROMWICH ALBION

42 WEST HAM UNITED

43 WIGAN ATHLETIC

44 WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS

45 GUISELEY OR FLEETWOOD TOWN

46 LUTON TOWN

47 WREXHAM OR NEWPORT COUNTY

48 TRANMERE ROVERS OR SOUTHPORT

49 BARNSLEY

50 SHREWSBURY TOWN 

51 SOLIHULL MOORS OR BLACKPOOL

52 GRIMSBY TOWN

53 PETERBOROUGH UNITED OR BRADFORD CITY

54 WOKING

55 OLDHAM ATHLETIC

56 LINCOLN CITY 

57 AFC WIMBLEDON

58 OXFORD UNITED

59 BARNET 

60 PORTSMOUTH

61 WALSALL OR SUNDERLAND

62 ACCRINGTON STANLEY 

63 DONCASTER ROVERS

64 GILLINGHAM