LAST SEASON’S beaten finalists, West Ham United, face a tough task to reach a second successive Women’s FA Cup finals after being drawn against FA Women’s Super League champions, Arsenal.
The London rivals go head-to-head in a fourth-round tie, set to be staged at the hammers Rush Green Stadium on Sunday, January 26.
West Ham defeated Blackburn Rovers, Huddersfield Town, Aston Villa and Reading before going down by three unanswered goals to Manchester City in last seasons Wembley showpiece final.
Meanwhile, Tottenham Hotspur will take on Barnsley at the same stage of the competition. The tie is to be played at the Hive, home of Barnet and The Spurs Women.
The Women’s FA Cup fourth round draw in full is as follows:
West Ham United v Arsenal
Manchester United v Manchester City
Lewes v Billericay Town or Actonians
Charlton Athletic v Chelsea
Everton v London Bees
Burnley v Leicester City
Sheffield United v Birmingham City
London City Lionesses v Reading
Bristol City v Durham
Tottenham Hotspur v Barnsley
Huddersfield Town v Ipswich Town
Southampton FC Women v Coventry United
Southampton Women’s FC v Crystal Palace
Fylde or Sunderland v Watford
Liverpool v Blackburn Rovers
Aston Villa vs Brighton & Hove Albion