FA Girls’ Youth Cup : Merseyside clash and possible Manchester derby

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FA Girls’ Youth Cup holders Manchester City will host Manchester United in the 2nd Round if they first defeat Blackburn Rovers in the only 1st Round tie on Sunday 11 November, while Liverpool entertain Everton.

After Determining Round ties, the competition has been split into Cup and Plate sections for the first time, with the draws as follows:

Cup 1st Round draw (11 November, 10.30am)

Blackburn Rovers v Manchester City (Woolridge Sports Arena)

Cup 2nd Round draw (Saturday 24 November, 10.30am)

Birmingham City v Arsenal Women (Tally-Ho Police Sports Ground)
Chelsea v West Bromwich Albion (Chelsea FC Training Ground)
Leicester City v Sunderland & Gateshead (University of Leicester Pitches)
Liverpool v Everton (Edge Hill University)
Oxford United v Reading (OUFC Training Ground)
York City v Leeds United (York St John University)
Blackburn Rovers or Manchester City v Manchester United
Southampton v Essex (Staplewood Training Ground, 3pm)

Plate 1st Round draw: (Saturday 24 November, 10.30am)

Brighton & Hove Albion v Aston Villa (American Express Elite Performance Centre)
Bristol City v Wolverhampton Wanderers (SGS WISE Campus)
Gillingham v Charlton Athletic (Beechings Cross Training Ground)
Millwall Lionesses v Milton Keynes Dons FC (Ten Em Bee Sports Development Centre)
Nottingham Forest v Teesside Sport (Basford United FC)
Sheffield United v Durham (Manton Athletic Sports Club)
Shrewsbury Town v Derby County (Ludlow Town FC)
Stoke City v Doncaster Rovers Belles (Hardman Football Centre)