Cup outsiders will meet

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Halifax FA Saturday Cup minnows Illingworth St Mary’s and Mixenden United will meet in the last eight of the competition.

Halifax AFL Division Two newcomers Saints have already knocked out Premier side Greetland while middle-section outfit Mixenden beat league leaders Midgley United in the last round.

Hebden Royd Red Star have drawn the short straw away to holders Ovenden West Riding.

Halifax FA Saturday Cup, third round: Calder 76 v Warley Rangers Halifax, Illingworth St Marys v Mixenden United, Ovenden WR v Hebden Royd Red Star, Stump Cross v Brighouse Town. Matches on Saturday, December 20 (1.45)

Halifax FA Sunday Cup, semi-finals: FC Bowling Green or Halifax Hammers v Lee Mount, Ryburn United v Beehive & Cross Keys. Matches on January 18 (Bowling Green and Hammers play on December 21).