- Updated: Jan. 27, 2024, 6:19 a.m.
- Published: Jan. 27, 2024, 6:19 a.m.
LONDON, U.K. -- A mates of clubs that been meddling successful nan mediate of nan English Premier League array look to beforehand successful this year’s FA Cup, arsenic Fulham hosts Newcastle United successful nan 4th information connected Saturday.
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Fulham had an uneasy opening lucifer to their FA Cup schedule, only beating EFL Championship squad Rotherham United 1-0 astatine location backmost connected Jan. 5. On nan different side, Newcastle lambasted Sunderland successful a roadworthy title nan pursuing day, cruising to a 3-0 win.
Newcastle has struggled successful nan FA Cup successful caller memory, having not won a lucifer successful nan tourney since nan 2019-20 season, besides nan past clip they precocious to nan quarterfinals. Fulham has astatine slightest won a lucifer successful FA Cup successful each of nan past 5 seasons, making a tally to nan quarters past season, nan first clip they sewage past nan 4th information since 2017.
Both clubs are struggling to find their footing successful convention play this season. After losing to Chelsea connected Jan. 13, Fulham is 13th successful nan convention standings, though they are 8 points clear of relegation. After their magnificent tally during nan 2022-23 season, Newcastle is 10th successful nan table, 11 points retired of 5th place.
The Cottagers mightiness travel successful a small worse for wear, having met pinch Liverpool successful nan 2nd limb of nan EFL Cup Semifinals connected Wednesday.
Newcastle is 32-15-31 against Fulham, all-time, and 4-0 successful FA Cup play, though they person not met since nan 1960-61 campaign. The Magpies person grabbed 4 consecutive decisions against nan Cottagers, successful including a 3-0 triumph astatine St. James’ Park successful mid-December.
2023-24 FA CUP (4th Round)
Fulham FC vs. Newcastle United FC
When: Saturday, January 27
Time: 2 p.m. ET
Where: Craven Cottage (London. U.K.)
Check retired afloat FA Cup fixtures and results here