Date: 30th August 2012 at 11:51pm
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Arsenal have been drawn at home to Coventry City in the 3rd Round of the League Cup. It’s the 5th time in their last 6 draws that the Gunners have been drawn to play at home in the competition. League One Coventry haven’t played in N5 since September 2000, when the Gunners beat them 3-0 with goals from Sylvain Wiltord and Paulo Vernazza. Nico Yennaris was mascot for that game and stands a good chance of playing this time around.

Coventry were however the last team to register a hat trick on Arsenal’s home turf, when chunky funster Micky Quinn managed to single handedly dismantle Arsenal 3-0 in August 1993.

Tie will be played w/c 24th September.