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Dream United tie is the lure for Kettering

NON-LEAGUE Kettering Town face the prospect of a dream tie against Manchester United in the FA Cup third round.<br /><br />The Poppies were 12 minutes away from beating League One leaders Leeds United at Rockingham Road yesterday, only for Jermaine Beckford to cancel out Ian Roper&rsquo;s earlier goal.<br /><br />Elsewhere, 10-time winners Arsenal make the short trip to West Ham in, arguably, the tie of the round, while champions Chelsea host Watford.<br /><br />Liverpool make the trip to Reading, while Manchester City face a tricky tie at Middlesbrough.<br /><br />The ties take place on 2-3 January.