Tottenham Hotspur likely never thought they would be in this position, but here we are: Spurs are hosting League 2 side Newport County AFC at Wembley Stadium in a FA Cup fourth round replay for the rights to move on and play League 1 relegation candidates Rochdale AFC.
Football’s a funny thing.
TEAM NEWS| Here's you Starting XI to face @SpursOfficial in the #EmiratesFACup Fourth Round Replay. Ben White passes a very late fitness test to make the starting line up. #OneClubOneCounty pic.twitter.com/p2IeOOdn76— Newport County AFC (@NewportCounty) February 7, 2018
Match Date, Time and Location
Wednesday, February 7, 2:45 p.m. (ET), 7:45 p.m. (GMT)
Wembley Stadium, London, UK
United Kingdom: BT Sport 2
USA: Fox Sports 1
Canada: Sportsnet East/West/Pacific/Ontario/World
Other countries can find their match listings at livesoccertv.com
Please let these guys have a box seat.
By far the highlight of the first match between Spurs and Newport were the crowd shots because we got to see these outstanding examples of Welsh humanity. Please tell me they have come to Wembley, and if possible, can we put a camera on them at all times?
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