Doncaster Rovers Belles to host London Bees in FA Cup third round

Glen Harris
Glen Harris

Doncaster Rovers Belles have been drawn at home to London Bees in the third round of the FA Women’s Cup.

The two FAWSL2 clubs will meet on Sunday, February 1 at the Keepmoat Stadium.

The tie will be new Belles boss Glen Harris’s first competitive game in charge of Doncaster after taking over from Gordon Staniforth.

London Bees finished bottom of FAWSL2 last season, and Doncaster beat them 7-0 at home and 9-0 away.

Former Lincoln Ladies manager Harris is currently overseeing pre-season training ahead of the new season.

Reacting to the draw, Doncaster’s new boss tweeted: “Well first competitive fixture of season for @donnybelles v @LondonBees 1/2/15 #FACup will be a good challenge.”

FA Women’s Cup third round draw in full: Oxford United v Coventry City, Blackburn Rovers or Liverpool Marshalls Feds v Portsmouth, Doncaster Rovers Belles v London Bees, Yeovil Town v Lewes, Radcliffe Olympic v Durham, Bradford City v Reedswood Ladies, Aston Villa v Sunderland, Morecambe v Stoke City, Carshalton Athletic v Keynsham Town, Millwall Lionesses v Lowestoft Town, Crystal Palace v Reading, Charlton Athletic v Wolverhampton Wanderers, C&K Basildon v Sheffield Ladies, Eastbourne Town v Derby County, Tottenham Hotspur LFC v Preston North End, Watford v Brighton & Hove Albion.