FA Cup Tips & Predictions

IN my opinion, the FA Cup is still the world’s greatest knock-out tournament. Fixtures were amongst the highlights of our football calendar whilst I was growing up in the 1970’s.

Nowadays, the real magic of the FA Cup remains with those plucky Non-League teams. People always love underdogs adding so much mystique to the competition.

A full schedule of Emirates FA Cup Third Round ties loom this week. Here are the pairings I believe will bring upsets accompanied by my considered score predictions to enhance your FA Cup betting experience…


Free FA Cup Predictions Today

The FA Cup is the oldest and most prestigious competition in world football, with millions of fans around the world tuning in each year to see which team lifts the famous trophy.

Punters can find the latest FA Cup betting odds ahead of each round here at 888sport – and the outright winner market will change drastically throughout the tournament.

One of the main reasons for that is due to the uncertainty of the FA Cup draw. As is the case with all cup competitions, the draw has a major impact on results.

From the best FA Cup facts to the competition's greatest moments, this tournament has a unique affinity with football supporters across the land. While greater emphasis is now placed on Europe, the FA Cup remains one of the top targets for the biggest clubs in England.

FA Cup Betting Tips

The ‘David vs Goliath’ nature of the FA Cup is what grips viewers and we’ve seen many ‘cupsets’ over the years, none bigger than Hereford United’s victory over Newcastle United in 1972.

FA Cup predictions can be made at any stage of the season, with the general outlook of the competition changing with each round and FA Cup result.

Find the latest FA Cup draw, fixtures and results information on the 888sport website ahead of each round. Every match is vital in the race to reach Wembley Stadium.

The FA Cup is one of the competitions that every supporter wants to win. While the magic of the cup has waned in recent times, it is still important to football fans across the country.

FA Cup Round Predictions

Punters can find the best FA Cup betting tips and odds here at 888sport throughout the competition. Who will be celebrating at Wembley Stadium in May? Only time will tell...

Our football betting experts are here with the best FA Cup tips for today. With the likes of Manchester United, Liverpool and Arsenal prominent in FA Cup betting, the top Premier League clubs are in the mix for success.

While the FA Cup can throw up the odd sports betting shock, FA Cup predictions are often more straightforward than Premier League predictions. Find the best free FA Cup tips here today.


*Credit for the main photo belongs to Alamy*

*Odds correct at the time of writing - subject to change*

Tony is an experienced football broadcaster who has worked for Clubcall, Capital Gold, IRN Sport, talkSPORT Radio and Sky TV. 

His devotion to Queens Park Rangers saw him reach 50 years without missing a home game in April 2023.

Tony is also a Non-League football expert having visited more than 2,500 different football grounds in his matchday groundhopping.

You can follow Tony on Twitter at @TonyIncenzo.