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Royals face Manchester United in FA Cup Third Round

The Royals will pit their wits against the Red Devils at Old Trafford...

3 December 2018

Reading will be making the trip to face Manchester United in the Third Round of this season's Emirates FA Cup.

Monday night's draw pitted the Royals against the Red Devils with the match set to take place in the first weekend in January.

The Royals last faced Manchester United at the same stage of the competition during the 2016/17 cup campaign.

The Royals entered the competition at the Third Round stage alongside Premier League and fellow Championship clubs, with each of England's top six divisions represented in what is one of the most famous occasions of the football season.

Dreams of Wembley will be filling the minds of players up and down the country, and our involvement in this season's competition starts here!

Reading made it through to the Fourth Round last season, with Sheffield Wednesday denying the Royals a place in the last 16 at Hillsborough back in January.

A date and ticket details for this tie are to be confirmed in due course, with matches taking place between Friday 4th - Monday 7th January 2019.


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