Black Cats draw Gunners in round five
Sunderland have drawn Arsenal in the F.A Cup 5th round, assuming they overcome Middlesbrough first.
The Black Cats will travel to Teeside to do battle at the Riverside once more in 10 days time.
Should Martin O'Neill's side emerge victorious against their regional rivals, Sunderland will host Arsenal in the 5th round.
The Gunners came back from a 2-0 deficit to beat Aston Villa this afternoon and will now head to Wearside for a clash on the weekend of 18/19 February.