West Ham v Manchester City: FA Cup third round – live!

The Hammers, three-time winners of the competition, take on Manchester City, whose last cup victory came in 2011. Follow all the action with Tim Hill

West Ham: Adrian, Nordtveit, Reid, Ogbonna, Cresswell, Fernandes, Obiang, Feghouli, Lanzini, Antonio, Carroll. Subs: Randolph, Noble, Fletcher, Payet, Calleri, Oxford, Quina.

Man City: Caballero, Sagna, Stones, Otamendi, Clichy, Toure, Zabaleta, De Bruyne, Silva, Sterling, Aguero. Subs: Nolito, Kolarov, Jesus Navas, Delph, Iheanacho, Garcia, Bravo.

Another year, another big weekend of FA Cup third-round action, and this is arguably the tie of the round: West Ham play Man City in a tasty all-Premier League affair, in a competition that hasn’t always been that kind to either side. West Ham have won the cup three times, but not since 1980; City won in 2011, but have only five FA Cup triumphs to their name, seven behind Man United and Arsenal’s record of 12.

For both sides, this competition could represent their best chance of silverware. City still have the Champions League to go for, of course, but a league championship looks a long way away after some poor recent results and a blown gasket or two from the increasingly prickly Pep Guardiola.

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