EDS & Academy

Date confirmed for FA Youth Cup third round tie

Manchester City’s FA Youth Cup third round fixture at home to Blackburn Rovers has been confirmed for Wednesday, 14 December.

Ben Wilkinson’s will play host to the Lancashire side at the Academy Stadium for a 19:00pm (UK) kick-off.

City boast a fine recent record in the tournament.

We were FA Youth Cup winners in 2020 and runners-up in 2019 but exited at the fourth round stage last season away to Brighton.

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