Liverpool will begin their defence of the Capital One Cup with a trip to West Brom in the third round.
Baggies boss Steve Clarke was assistant manager to Kenny Dalgish as the Reds lifted the cup in Wembley in February with victory over Cardiff.
Manchester United also face top-flight opposition in their bid for silverware, with Alan Pardew's Newcastle set to visit Old Trafford - the first game out of the hat in Thursday's draw.
Capital One Cup third round draw:
Manchester United v Newcastle United
Manchester City v Aston Villa
MK Dons v Sunderland
West Brom v Liverpool
Crawley Town v Swansea
QPR v Reading
Norwich v Doncaster Rovers
Bradford v Burton Albion
Preston North End v Middlesbrough
Arsenal v Coventry
Southampton v Sheffield Wednesday
Chelsea v Wolves
Carlisle v Tottenham
Swindon Town v Burnley
West Ham v Wigan
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