Leicester City Under-18s will get their FA Youth Cup campaign underway with a third round tie against Brighton & Hove Albion on Friday 6 December (7pm kick-off).
- Date confirmed for Leicester City Under-18s FA Youth Cup clash with Brighton - Fixture to be played at Crawley Town FC - Ticket details have been confirmed for the clash
The match was scheduled to be played at AMEX Stadium, but will now take place at Crawley Town Football Club’s The People’s Pension Stadium.
As a result, the Foxes’ U18 Premier League fixture against Aston Villa on Saturday 7 December has been postponed and will be rescheduled for a later date.
City’s youngsters beat Fulham, Crewe Alexandra and Bolton Wanderers en route to the quarter-finals in last season’s FA Youth Cup competition and are once again among the Premier League and Championship sides who enter the tournament at the third stage round.