More Championship Opposition in FA Cup

The FA Cup Fourth Round draw paired City with an unimaginative trip to either Bristol City or Cardiff City.

The pair meet on 12th January after the first game was postponed.
Leicester last played Bristol City in this competition in the first ever FA Cup game at the Walkers Stadium in 2003, beating the Robins 2-0.
City last met Cardiff in the Cup in a 3rd round tie at Filbert Street in 1981, beating the Bluebirds 3-0.

The full fourth round draw….ties scheduled for the weekend of January 23rd and 24th…

Southampton v Ipswich Town

Reading/Liverpool v Burnley

Millwall/Derby County v Brentford/Doncaster Rovers

Bristol City/Cardiff City v Leicester City

Stoke City v Arsenal

Notts County/Forest Green Rovers v Wigan Athletic

Scunthorpe United v Manchester City

West Brom v Plymouth Argyle/Newcastle United

Everton v Nottm Forest/Birmingham City

Accrington Stanley/Gillingham v Fulham

Bolton Wanderers v Sheffield United/QPR

Portsmouth/Coventry City v Sunderland

Preston North End v Chelsea

Aston Villa v Brighton & Hove Albion

Wolves v Crystal Palace

Tottenham Hotspur v Leeds United

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  1. LE9_Fox

    Of course the cup tie could be delayed. If Bristol City and Cardiff draw in their rearranged tie then the replay would be (probably) on Jan 24th which means another midweek trip westwards when we play the winners of that replay.

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