Northampton Town have been draw against Burton Albion in their FA Cup Third Round tie.

The Cobblers will travel to the Pirelli Stadium to face the Brewers on the weekend of January 3-6, with the exact date to be confirmed.

Burton Albion currently sit 14th in the League One table. They booked their place in the competition’s Third Round by seeing off League 2 sides Salford City and Oldham Athletic in the opening two rounds.

Northampton booked their own passage with victories over Chippenham Town and Notts County, scoring 3 goals in each tie.

Burton last faced Northampton in the 2014-15 season, with a Burton side who won promotion from League 2 that season winning both matches home and away.

Historically, the Pirelli Stadium has not been the best hunting ground for the Cobblers, with one win from their 5 visits since making their debut at the Staffordshire ground in 2009 – this coming in a 1-0 win in 2012.