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Third Round Tie Set

Villa's easy encounter against Manchester City in the Capital One Cup now has a date!

The game will take place at the Etihad Stadium on September 25 and will kick off at 7.45pm. Yes that's a Tuesday.

Not like anybody works for a living eh.

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The Journalist

Writer: Mike Field Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Tuesday September 4 2012

Time: 10:19AM

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Wow. Just goes to show how crap this competition has become, I didn't even know the draw had been made, let alone that we had drawn Man City. Hopefully they will play thier reserve team, so just Milner, Balotelli, Dzeko, Rodwell and Nasri to worry about. :-0
DeanoVilla
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04/09/2012 10:46:00

2-1 Villa win, Citeh would have seen our performance agains the barcodes and realised its best they try to contain us rather than attack us and get clobbered, Mancini will be worried! NEEEXT!
ClivetheVillan
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04/09/2012 11:29:00

Wonder if this'll be on TV. You'd think so but then again sky will probably show the man united game regardless of who they're playing. (Some ***** team no doubt).
Holte End Hero
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04/09/2012 11:41:00

It might actually be easier to face a City side with a team full of players who've not played together much, than a side like Everton that will put out a really strong side trying to win the cup. In the early stages the bigger sides tend to take it less seriously... here's hoping! As DeanoVilla says though, their reserve side will be Clichy, Milner, Balotelli etc.
thekentvillan
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04/09/2012 13:37:00

note to self... DON'T GO! :( lol
The Fear
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04/09/2012 15:47:00

Bit of a negative comment there Deano as I consider the League Cup to be something special to AV as there is only the Red *****e who have won it more than us. TBH I would rather win the League Cup than win the Europa League.
PiperUK
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04/09/2012 16:59:00

I love the League Cup! It's one of only 2 trophies we have a chance of winning every season (provided we're not in Europe), and we haven't won the other one since 1957! If they take away the League Cup and Europa League, which a lot of people want, teams like Villa will never see silverware again. No fun.
Stephen Jay Hawkings
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04/09/2012 19:06:00

I love any sort of Cup run but we get such bad luck in the draws every year!!
VillaHippo
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04/09/2012 21:13:00

As I live in Manc, I'll be there. unfortunately sat with City fans next to my mate. I will be getting revenge when I take him to Villa Park to sit in the Holt end later in the season!
villaiain
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04/09/2012 21:44:00

I love the cups too and besides the top 4 or 5 most teams want to win it. It's great to win something and also a good route into Europe.
AdzVilla11
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04/09/2012 22:34:00

Lets hope PL doesn't do a 'Houllier'. Our last trip to Citeh in a cup match ended up with our reserves playing Citeh's better reserves. Had we have gone for it we would have had a reasonable chance of progressing and getting to Wembley again. Put our strongest team out and go for the result.
voiceoftheholte
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