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FA Cup third round draw details

City have been drawn at home to Birmingham City in the third round of the FA Cup.

The tie against the Championship side will be played at Etihad Stadium over the weekend of the 8/11 January.

The draw took place on BBC One’s The One Show with former Wales international Robbie Savage drawing the balls.

City have met the Midlands side on eight previous occasions in the Cup with the most famous meeting our clash in the 1956 FA Cup final which saw us triumph 3-1 at Wembley.

Our most recent Cup meeting was in 2001 at Maine Road when we emerged 3-2 victors.

Selected matches will be shown on BBC and BT Sport, with selections confirmed at some stage in December.


Huddersfield v Plymouth

Southampton v Shrewsbury

Chorley v Derby County

Marine v Tottenham Hotspur

Wolves v Crystal Palace

Stockport County v West Ham

Oldham Athletic v AFC Bournemouth

Manchester United v Watford

Stevenage v Swansea City

Everton v Rotherham

Nottingham Forest v Cardiff

Arsenal v Newcastle

Barnsley v Tranmere Rovers

Bristol Rovers v Sheffield United

Canvey Island or Boreham Wood v Millwall

Blackburn Rovers v Doncaster Rovers

Stoke City v Leicester City

Wycombe Wanderers v Preston North End

Crawley Town v Leeds United

Burnley v MK Dons

Bristol City v Portsmouth

QPR v Fulham

Aston Villa v Liverpool

Brentford v Middlesbrough

Manchester City v Birmingham City

Luton Town v Reading

Chelsea v Morecambe

Exeter City v Sheff Wed

Norwich City v Coventry City

Blackpool v West Brom

Newport County v Brighton

Cheltenham Town v Mansfield Town

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