Sky Blues’ Bore draw

Warwickshire Telegraph - - FRONT PAGE -

COVEN­TRY City will take on Bore­ham Wood at home in the sec­ond round of the FA Cup af­ter last night’s draw.

The Na­tional League side de­feated Black­pool 2- 1 in the up­set of the round with for­mer Sky Blue Blair Tur­gott scor­ing one of the goals.

The game will take place on the week­end of De­cem­ber 2 and 3. If City need a sec­ond bite at the cherry a re­play would be played be­tween Tues­day 14 and Thurs­day Novem­ber 16.

City pro­gressed into the next round thanks to a com­fort­able 2- 0 win over Maiden­head United on Sun­day, af­ter a dou­ble strike by young­ster Jor­dan Pon­ti­celli.

City were knocked out with a 4- 0 de­feat to Cam­bridge United at this stage last sea­son and Mark Robins’ side will be hop­ing on an im­prove­ment this time around.

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