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Vital View - FA Cup - 1st-3rd December 2017

Vital View - FA Cup - 1st-3rd December 2017

The FA Cup season continued with the second round with these games played over the weekend.

Wigan avoided the upset the TV cameras were looking for on Friday but the League One leaders will require a replay after being held by Non-League Fylde.

The only surprise, really, on Saturday came at Meadow Lane when League Two side Notts County - albeit going well in their division - overcame Oxford in a five goal thriller.

Goals flowed at Forest Green when they played out a thrilling three-all draw with Exeter - they also flew in at Stevenage as they thrashed Swindon 5-2.

They wouldn't exactly be classed as an upsets - as clubs involved were each League One sides - but Wimbledon overcame Charlton and Doncaster crushed Scunthorpe. Another from that division, Blackburn, were held by Crewe at Ewood Park.

Non-Leagues sides didn't go too well on Sunday with most soundly beaten. However, Woking will be in Monday's third round draw as they held Peterborough.

Here's a round-up of the FA Cup results with one game to take place.

Results

Friday 1st December
AFC Fylde 1-1 Wigan Athletic 19:55

Saturday 2nd December
Notts County 3-2 Oxford City 12:30
Bradford City 3-1 Plymouth Argyle 15:00
Fleetwood Town 1-1 Hereford FC 15:00
Forest Green Rovers 3-3 Exeter City 15:00
Gillingham 1-1 Carlisle United 15:00
Milton Keynes Dons 4-1 Maidstone Utd 15:00
Port Vale 1-1 Yeovil Town 15:00
Shrewsbury Town 2-0 Morecambe 15:00
Stevenage 5-2 Swindon Town 15:00

Sunday 3rd December
AFC Wimbledon 3-1 Charlton Athletic 14:00
Blackburn Rovers 3-3 Crewe Alexandra 14:00
Coventry City 3-0 Boreham Wood 14:00
Doncaster Rovers 3-0 Scunthorpe United 14:00
Gateshead 0-5 Luton Town 14:00
Mansfield Town 3-0 Guiseley 14:00
Newport County AFC 2-0 Cambridge United 14:00
Woking 1-1 Peterborough United 14:00
Wycombe Wanderers 3-1 Leatherhead 14:00

To be played

Monday 4th December
Slough Town v Rochdale 19:45

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Writer:Site Staff
Date:Monday December 4 2017
Time: 9:16AM

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