FFA Cup: City draw Phoenix in Round of 16


Melbourne City FC has drawn fellow Hyundai A-League outfit Wellington Phoenix in the Westfield FFA Cup Round of 16.

After progressing to the second stage of the knockout competition, courtesy of a 2-1 win over Edgeworth Eagles, City face an Elimination Final replay against Ernie Merrick’s side.

Phoenix advanced to the Round of 16 after defeating Central Coast Mariners on Tuesday night.

Goals from Josh Kennedy and Harry Novillo gave City passage into the Semi-Finals in the A-League Finals Series, against the Phoenix, in May. What will the outcome be this time around? 

The details, including date, kick-off time and venue, for the match are to be determined.


The draw is as follows: 

Westfield FFA Cup 2015 – Round of 16 Fixtures

Adelaide United v Sydney FC

Melbourne City FC v Wellington Phoenix

Heidelberg United v Sydney United 58

Hume City v Sydney Olympic

MetroStars v Oakleigh Cannons

Lions FC v Perth Glory

Rockdale City Suns v Melbourne Victory

Palm Beach Sharks v Western Sydney Wanderers

Dates, venues and times are TBC.