Portsmouth face Championship leaders in FA Cup battle of the table toppers

Pompey celebrate the win at Rochdale in the FA Cup. Picture: Joe Pepler
Pompey celebrate the win at Rochdale in the FA Cup. Picture: Joe Pepler
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Pompey will travel to Norwich City in the third round of the FA Cup.

Kenny Jackett’s side who are top of League One head to the Canaries who are currently leading the Championship.

The third round of the FA Cup is scheduled to take place over the weekend of Saturday, January 5.

Winning clubs will receive £135,500 after The FA doubled the prize fund at the beginning of the season.

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Pompey relied on a very late goal from Andre Green to seal their 1-0 win at Rochdale in the second round on Sunday.

The substitute struck with a deflected shot which kindly found the net to break the hearts of a gallant Dale.

Pompey had beaten Maidenhead comfortably on the road in the previous round.

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