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Under-23s to tackle Liverpool in Cup

City Under-23s will travel to Chester FC on Sunday to face Liverpool in the Premier League Cup (1pm).

The development group enjoyed a perfect start to the tournament, beating top flight side Stoke City 3-1 in their opening fixture, courtesy of goals from Tyreeq Bakinson, Rory Holden and Arnold Garita.

This second group fixture will be followed up with a trip to Charlton Athletic in December.

PREMIER LEAGUE CUP FIXTURES

Fri, Sep 29th (7pm) - Stoke City U23 (H) (3-1)
Sun, Nov 5th (1pm) - Liverpool U23 (A)
Mon, Dec 4th (2pm) - Charlton Athletic U23 (A)
Fri, Jan 19th (7pm) - Stoke City U23 (A)
Tue, Feb 13th (7pm) - Liverpool U23 (H) AG
Fri, Feb 23rd (7pm) - Charlton Athletic U23 (H) BATH

BRISTOL DERBY

Meanwhile, Luke Williams’ side will meet their Bristol Rovers counterparts on Thursday, November 16th in the Central League.

The mouth-watering tie will be played at Weston-super-Mare’s Woodspring Stadium, kick-off 7pm. Tickets are priced as Adults £5, while under-16s are free.