#ContiCup: United host City in Manchester derby

Second Manchester derby of the season coming up
Photo: Lynne Cameron for The FA

The second round of groups games in The FA Women’s Continental League Cup features the Manchester derby and West Ham versus Spurs.

Conti Cup fixtures – Sunday 20 October (2pm)

Group A

Aston Villa v Sheffield United (Boldmere St Michaels, Sat 19 Oct: 7.30pm)
Blackburn Rovers v Durham (Bamber Bridge FC)
Coventry United v Liverpool (Butts Park Arena)

Group B

Arsenal v Charlton Athletic (Boreham Wood FC)
Brighton & Hove Albion v Bristol City (Crawley Town FC)
London City Lionesses v London Bees (Dartford FC)

Group C

Leicester City v Birmingham City (Quorn FC)
Manchester United v Manchester City (Leigh Sports Village, 12:00pm) – live on MUTV

Group D

Crystal Palace v Chelsea (Bromley FC)
Reading v Lewes (Madjeski Stadium)
West Ham United v Tottenham Hotspur (Rush Green Stadium, 3pm)

Manchester City edged Manchester United 1-0 in front of a massive crowd at the Etihad in theopening game of the WSL campaign but now the Blues must try to repeat that away to the Reds.

West Ham and Spurs also meet for the second time this season, Tottenham having overcome the Hammers recently at the London Stadium.

Durham have an immediate opportunity to avenge last week’s surprise home defeat to Blackburn as they this time visit Rovers.

Reading welcome Lewes to the Madjeski Stadium but it’s Aston Villa and Sheffield United who kick off the weekend’s games on Saturday evening.

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