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Tottenham Hotspur await Ipswich Town's Under-18s in the FA Youth Cup if they can safely negotiate their way beyond Aldershot Town in the second round.

The young Tractor Boys will travel to the EBB Stadium on Thursday (7pm) looking to book themselves a place in the third round of the competition.

And if they are successful, three-time winners Spurs will be their hosts, with the tie having to take place before Saturday, December 11.

Ipswich's Under-18s manager Adem Atay. Picture: Barry Goodwin
Ipswich's Under-18s manager Adem Atay. Picture: Barry Goodwin

Last year Ipswich – winners of the competition in 1973, 1975 and most recently 2005 – reached the semi-finals, where they were beaten by Liverpool at Portman Road.

Tottenham, meanwhile, last got their hands on the trophy in 1990.

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