Five potential upsets in this weekend’s FA Cup action
The FA Cup is a magical thing. The third round gets all the plaudits as being the ultimate day of drama but the fourth can be just as slippy for giant teams and sides that are playing lower league opposition.
Just ask Chelsea. One of the more notorious fourth Round exits in recent years was their 4-2 defeat at the hands of Bradford City at Stamford Bridge in 2015. It was a shocking result for the Blues but it highlights just how dangerous complacency and a bad day can be to the big sides’ quest for silverware.
This weekend is no different and there’s plenty of drama in this set of 16 fixtures. We have non-league opposition hosting Championship sides in our Fixture in Focus, and we have League Two teams travelling to the in-form Premier League teams.
Everything and anything can happen, so are there any predictions to be made? Are there indicators of an upset in any of these matches? Here’s our picks of FIVE potential upsets in this weekend’s FA Cup action…