Some may say that the FA Cup has lost some of its magic in recent years, but a four-goal performance between Chelsea and Brentford won't have let on to that fact as the two sides shared the spoils after seeing out a terrific 2-2 draw.
The home side went ahead on two occasions thanks to goals from Marcello Trotta and Harry Forrester, respectively, but equalisers from Oscar and Fernando Torres ensures that the two sides will meet again at Stamford Bridge for a Fourth Round replay.
Brentford Starting XI: Moore; Logan, Dean, Craig, Hodson; Douglas, Diagouraga; Donaldson, Forshaw, Forrester; Trotta
Brentford Subs: Lee, Barron, Saunders, Adeyemi, Dallas, Reeves, Hayes
Scorers: Trotta (43') Forrester (72')
Chelsea Starting XI: Turnbull; Ivanovic, Cahill, Terry, Cole; Ramires, Lampard; Marin, Oscar, Bertrand; Torres
Chelsea Subs: Hilario, Azpilicueta, Ferreira, Ake, Benayoun, Mata, Ba
Scorers: Oscar (54') Torres (84')