City to face West Brom in EFL Cup Third Round

By Ric Turner, Thu 24 August 2017 11:17

City to face West Brom in EFL Cup Third RoundBlues drawn away from home for tenth successive time

Manchester City will face West Bromwich Albion in the third round of the EFL Cup, following Thursday's draw in Beijing which controversially took place at 4.15am BST.

It is the tenth time in succession that the Blues have been drawn away from home in domestic cup competitions, with nine of those games being played against top flight opposition.

Games will be played in the week commencing 18 September.

Third round draw in full

West Bromwich Albion v Manchester City

Everton v Sunderland

Leicester City v Liverpool

Manchester United v Burton Albion

Brentford v Norwich City

Wolverhampton Wanderers v Bristol Rovers

Burnley v Leeds

Arsenal v Doncaster Rovers

Bristol City v Stoke City

Reading v Swansea City

Aston Villa v Middlesbrough

Chelsea v Nottingham Forest

West Ham United v Bolton Wanderers

Crystal Palace v Huddersfield Town

Tottenham Hotspur v Barnsley/Derby County

Bournemouth v Brighton and Hove Albion