NEWS: O's handed away FA Cup tie

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The O’s have been drawn away to League One side Sheffield United in the FA Cup first round.

The draw took place this evening, and sees Alberto Cavasin take the O’s to Bramall Lane for the first time since the 2014-15 season where the points were shared in both games.

There is history in the FA Cup between the O’s and the Blades, when the two sides met  in 2009 and they visitors picked up a 4-1 win despite JJ Melligan putting the O’s in front.

The tie is scheduled to take place over the weekend of November 4-7, with ticket details to be confirmed at a later date.