The FA Cup is not what it once was. Not even the 3rd round, which takes place this weekend.
Time was these matches kicked off at 3pm on a Saturday and non league clubs had a great chance of beating league opponents.
This year you can watch all the games on television live. If you live in America that is!
Angus Loughran (who some of you will still know as 'Statto') is a sports journalist I respect from way back. Of this FA Cup development he said:- "This is probably the sole reason for such a staggered 3rd Round weekend . . .
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