Blues to face Rotherham United in FA Cup third round

By Ric Turner, Tue 04 December 2018 09:26

Blues to face Rotherham United in FA Cup third roundGuardiola's side given home tie against Championship strugglers

City will face Championship side Rotherham United at home in the third round of the FA Cup, following the draw on Monday evening.

The game will take place on the weekend beginning January 5th, but is likely to be moved to the Sunday with the Blues facing Liverpool at The Etihad on Thursday, 3rd January.

City haven't won the trophy since Roberto Mancini's side beat Stoke in the 2011 final, but have already been installed as 5/1 favourites with the bookies.

FA Cup third-round draw

Bolton v Walsall or Sunderland

Millwall v Hull

Gillingham v Cardiff

Brentford v Oxford

Sheffield Wednesday v Luton

Manchester United v Reading

Everton v Lincoln

Tranmere or Southport v Tottenham

Preston v Doncaster

Newcastle v Blackburn

Chelsea v Nottingham Forest

Crystal Palace v Grimsby

Derby v Southampton

Accrington Stanley v Ipswich

Bristol City v Huddersfield

Wrexham or Newport v Leicester

Fulham v Oldham

Shrewsbury v Stoke

Solihull Moors or Blackpool v Arsenal

Manchester City v Rotherham

Bournemouth v Brighton

West Ham v Birmingham

Woking v Watford

Burnley v Barnsley

QPR v Leeds

Sheffield United v Barnet

Norwich v Portsmouth

Fleetwood v Wimbledon

West Brom v Wigan

Middlesbrough v Peterborough or Bradford

Wolves v Liverpool

Aston Villa v Swansea