Colchester United and Southend United have been handed home ties at the third round stage of the BBC Essex Senior Cup.
The U’s host Essex Senior League side, Saffron Walden Town, while the Shrimpers take on Pitching In Isthmian League North outfit, Coggeshall Town at Roots Hall Stadium.
Other intriguing ties sees Dagenham & Redbridge face Concord Rangers, while Bowers & Pitsea entertain Great Wakering Rovers.
Essex Senior League leaders, Walthamstow face a tough test against Rod Stringer’s in-form Brentwood side. Meanwhile, ambitious Eastern Counties League Division One South club, Holland have a home draw with Pitching In Isthmian League North leaders, Canvey Island.
Ties must be played on or before December 18. The BBC Essex Senior Cup Third Round draw in full is as follows;
Basildon United vs Hornchurch
Heybridge Swifts vs Harlow Town
Walthamstow vs Brentwood Town
Bowers & Pitsea vs Great Wakering Rovers
Waltham Abbey vs Grays Athletic
Brightlingsea Regent vs East Thurrock United
Aveley vs Barking
Dagenham & Redbridge vs Concord Rangers
Hullbridge Sports vs Tilbury
Braintree Town vs Witham Town
Hashtag United vs Romford
Billericay Town vs White Ensign
Holland vs Canvey Island
Maldon & Tiptree vs Chelmsford City
Colchester United vs Saffron Walden Town
Southend United vs Coggeshall Town