Aston Villa come from behind to beat Ipswich 2-1; Boro win the battle with Hastings

Aston Villa 2 – Ipswich 1 (FA Cup, January 6, 2012) Michael Chopra had put the Tractor Boys ahead, seemingly piling more pressure on Villa boss Paul Lambert. But goals from Darren Bent and Andreas Weimann secured a fine second half turnaround for Aston Villa.

Middlesbrough 4 – Hastings United 1 (FA Cup, January 6, 2012) A double from Merouane Zemmama ensured Boro avoided a banana-skin loss.