Bristol set to benefit from EFL Cup tie

Bristol City are flying high in the Championship this season. Credit: ITV West Country

Millions of people are preparing to watch Bristol City take on Manchester United at Ashton Gate tomorrow night.

The home side are flying high in the Championship this season and currently sit third in the table.

If Bristol City are promoted to the Premier League the club will face a much higher level of competition. Tomorrow's match is seen by many as a chance for the Robins to test themselves against one of the best teams around.

A capacity crowd is expected for tomorrow's tie against Manchester United. Credit: ITV West Country

The match against the current EFL Cup champions is a money spinner and a taster of what life will be like if City are promoted to the Premier League.

As well as Bristol City, many other organisations and groups will benefit from the lucrative match.

Ashton Gate Ltd is set to see a sellout crowd through the stadium's doors and managing director Mark Kelly says he expects business to keep growing.