Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

City Are out for FA Cup Revenge at Wigan

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

City Are out for FA Cup Revenge at Wigan

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CITY will have the chance to revenge one of the biggest shocks they have suffered in the FA Cup after being drawn against Wigan in the fifth round.

The clash at the DW Stadium will stir memories of the 2013 final when the Latics, who were then sliding out of the Premier League, snatched a stunning late winner through a Ben Watson header to shock the Blues and lift the trophy in what proved to be Roberto Mancini's last game in charge.

And Wigan - who are flying high at the top of League One - pulled off a second shock the following year when they dumped City out at the Etihad.

United are also away, but have to wait to discover their opponents after being paired with either Huddersfield and Birmingham, who will replay at St Andrew's a week tonight.

And League One Rochdale could end up with a dream home clash against Tottenham if they win their replay against Millwall at the Crown Oil Arena next Tuesday, having drawn the first tie 2-2. …

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