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Bees draw Chelsea in Emirates FA Cup Fourth Round

Posted: Mon 09 Jan 2017
Author: Ciaran Brett

Brentford to head to Stamford Bridge later this month

Brentford will face a short trip down the A4 to Premier League leaders Chelsea in the Fourth Round of the Emirates FA Cup.The game will be played over the weekend of 27-30 January 2017 subject to TV coverage.

Dean Smith's side saw off Eastleigh 5-1 on Saturday in the Third Round while Chelsea overcame Peterborough United 4-1 at Stamford Bridge.

The two sides met each other at the same stage in 2013 with The Bees holding the then European Champions to a 2-2 draw at Griffin Park before being beaten 4-0 in the replay.

Full ticketing and match details will follow in the coming days.