FA Girls’ Youth Cup 1st Round Draw

Arsenal will begin their defence of the FA Girls’ Youth Cup at home to Reading on the morning of Saturday 21st October.

FA GIRLS’ YOUTH CUP 1ST ROUND DRAW
Arsenal v Reading
Aston Villa v Leicester City
Birmingham City v Derby County
Brighton & Hove Albion v Chelsea
Doncaster Rovers Belles v Manchester United
Essex v Millwall Lionesses
Everton v Wolves
Gillingham v Bristol City
MK Dons v Shrewsbury Town
Manchester City v Blackburn Rovers
Nottingham Forest v Liverpool
Sheffield United v York City Foundation
Southampton v Oxford United
Stoke City v West Bromwich Albion
Sunderland v Durham
Teesside Sport v Leeds United

(Ties to be played on Saturday 21st October, 11am kick-offs)

The Royals were involved in one of just two preliminary round ties, winning 4-0 at Charlton Athletic.

Durham will be away to Sunderland, having dismissed Boston United 8-2 last weekend.

Millwall Lionesses, who lost last season’s final on penalties, go again with an away trip to Essex.

Manchester United, still without a senior female side, take their U-16s to Doncaster Rovers Belles.

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