Tie to take place across weekend March 7/8
ALBION have been handed a mouthwatering tie away to neighbours Aston Villa in the quarter-finals of the FA Cup.
The draw for the last eight took place tonight and paired the two midlands rivals together in the last eight of the world's oldest domestic cup competition.
The tie is due to take place across the weekend of March 7/8.
It means the Baggies will travel to Villa Park twice in a matter of days, with the two sides set to meet in the Barclays Premier League on Tuesday, March 3.
FA Cup quarter-finals draw in full:
Liverpool v Blackburn
Bradford v Reading
Preston or Manchester United v Arsenal
Aston Villa v ALBION
*Stay tuned to the club's official channels for confirmation of the date of the fixture, television scheduling and ticket details as soon as we have them.