The date and channel for the Manchester City match against Bristol City in the FA Cup League 2022-2023

Today, the 5th Round Replays of the FA Cup League season begins for the current season 2023/2022, and we highlight specifically the match between Manchester City against Bristol City, which we will show you a comprehensive guide to in the coming lines.

Match preview

Still yet to suffer defeat in 2023, Bristol City will endeavour to pull off the following FA Mug gigantic killing when Premier Organization champs Manchester City visit Ashton Entrance for Tuesday's fifth-round connection.

The Robins put 3 past West Bromwich Albion without reply to advancement to round 5, while Pep Guardiola's plant finished Arsenal's hopes of a record-extending 15th crown.

As the climate heats up, Nigel Pearson and also Bristol City have actually been strolling in a winter paradise throughout the FA Cup and Championship, still without defeat because going down 2-0 in your home to West Brom in the Boxing Day round of components.

Because that wetting house defeat, Bristol City have actually gone unbeaten in their last 12 contests in all tournaments - consisting of a replay sway Swansea City in the FA Mug 3rd round prior to establishing vengeance on West Brom on January 28, winning 3-0 in round four thanks to Sam Bell's support and an initiative from the highly-rated Alex Scott.

Proceeding their pattern of reaching the third round then the fifth round in successive periods - a series that they have complied with since 2017-18 - Bristol City have not handled to proceed to the quarter-finals considering that right back in 1974, losing to Wolverhampton Wanderers as well as Sheffield United at this phase in 2018-19 as well as 2020-21 respectively.

Hopes of a playoff charge in the Champion may be a little unlikely for the 13th-placed Robins, however the top half remains visible thanks to a 1-0 victory over Hull City at the weekend break, with Nahki Wells coming off the bench to win it from the charge area in the 70th min.

Pearson's side have actually located the back of the internet in all of their 11 fixtures considering that the turn of the year, and the hosts have actually likewise delivered simply one goal in their last four at Ashton Entrance, however such strength might confirm useless against the Citizens juggernaut.

The more superstitious Male City supporters may not be also sorrowful with defeat here, as the last team to shed an FA Mug fifth-round tie versus Bristol City - Leeds United in 1973-74 - went on to be crowned top-flight champs.

Even though Male City are still playing catch-up to Arsenal in the Premier League, prophecies will not come into Guardiola's assuming for Tuesday's tie, which the Citizens proceeded to thanks to Nathan Ake's demonstrator's finish versus the Gunners in the fourth round.

Chelsea have actually likewise been up to the Citizens' prevalence in the FA Mug this period, however Guardiola only has the 2018-19 prize in his closet from his time in fee until now - observing his side suffer semi-final heartache in each of the last three seasons.

Fifth-round departures to lower-tier opposition is not an uniqueness to Guardiola either - Wigan Athletic stunned Man City at this point in the 2017-18 event - yet a journey south to face Bournemouth at the weekend break finished in a detailed 4-1 success, in spite of the Cherries' perky showing.

Cutting Arsenal's lead at the top of the Premier Organization table pull back to 2 points having actually played a video game extra, following on the agenda for Man City is avoiding a first loss to Bristol City in 44 years, although a 5-3 aggregate success against the Robins in the 2017-18 EFL Cup semi-finals was much from straightforward.

Previously this month, it was validated that protector Rob Atkinson would miss the rest of the campaign as a result of a cruciate tendon rupture, and also he is the second Robins gamer to suffer that destiny this period after Ayman Benarous.

Kal Naismith, Kane Wilson and also Tommy Conway will not go to Pearson's disposal either, however Bristol City have no fresh worries to report from the weekend. Harry Cornick and Anis Mehmeti are both cup-tied, though.

With ex-Wycombe Wanderers guy Mehmeti absent, Wells can anticipate an immediate recall to the hosts' initial XI as Sam Bell changes to a vast role, while 19-year-old Scott must serve as creator-in-chief in the middle of links with numerous leading Premier League groups.

When It Comes To Guy City, Guardiola could possibly welcome Aymeric Laporte back from ailment for the fifth-round clash, however John Stones's upper leg injury is not likely to heal in time.

The well known 'Pep live roulette' must enter play as the seeing coach rotates his sources, with Stefan Ortega, Kalvin Phillips, Sergio Gomez and also possibly also Maximo Perrone requiring their method.

Kevin De Bruyne was limited to a bench-warming night against Bournemouth after recovering from health problem, as well as Guardiola should hesitate to throw the Belgian in from the first whistle here also.

Bristol City feasible beginning lineup:
O'Leary; Tanner, Vyner, Kalas, Pring; James, Williams; Sykes, Scott, Bell; Wells

Manchester City possible starting schedule:
Ortega; Lewis, Dias, Ake, Gomez; Silva, Phillips, Gundogan; Mahrez, Alvarez, Foden

We say: Bristol City 0-3 Manchester City
Bristol City's period of prep work for a conference with the Premier Organization champions could hardly have actually gone any much better, yet any type of hopes of the Robins extending their unbeaten run right here are definitely misguided.

Even with modifications expected in abundance, Man City need to have no worry sweeping aside their second-tier challengers and also booking their area in the quarter-finals for the 5th year running.

What channels will broadcast the match between Manchester City and Bristol City?

  beIN Sports MENA English 1 HD
  beIN Sports MENA Premium 1 HD
  Cosmote Sport 1 HD
  Diema Sport 2 HD
  Eleven Sports 1 Poland HD
  Eleven Sports 2 Belgium
  Sport TV1 Portugal HD
  SuperSport Premier League HD