Manchester United and Manchester City were kept apart in the draw for the Capital One Cup semi-finals.
beat Stoke 2-0
in awful conditions, will face a Sunderland side that
thanks to Ki Sung-Yueng's extra-time winner.
Capital One Cup semi-final draw
Sunderland v Manchester United
Manchester City v West Ham
First legs to be played week commencing 6 January, second legs week commencing 20 January
In the other tie, City - who
eased past Leicester
- meet West Ham, who came from behind to beat
The first legs will be played in the
week commencing 6 January,
with the second legs a fortnight later.
City and Sunderland will be at home first.
The draw means there will not be a repeat of the 2009-10 semi-finals, when
Wayne Rooney's dramatic stoppage-time header
saw United recover from a first-leg defeat by City to reach the final.
"It will be a tough semi-final," Manchester United manager David Moyes said. "Sunderland played well to beat Chelsea so anything can happen, but we are really pleased to be in the last four.
"This club is used to winning trophies, it is business as usual."
If the Manchester clubs make it through to Wembley, it will represent the first opportunity for Moyes and opposite number Manuel Pellegrini to win major silverware with their new clubs.
"It is the dream for the two Manchester sides to make it to the final, that would be the most prestigious game."
Moyes succeeded Sir Alex Ferguson at Old Trafford
in the summer and went on to
win the Community Shield
in his first competitive game in charge, while Pellegrini
replaced Roberto Mancini
Italian was sacked
in the wake of City's FA Cup final defeat by Wigan.
Pellegrini's men will have to overcome a West Ham side that claimed their
second victory of the season at White Hart Lane.
Despite struggling in the Premier League, Sam Allardyce's side went through after Matt Jarvis and Modibo Maiga's late strikes ensured Tim Sherwood made a losing start as Spurs caretaker manager following the
dismissal of Andre Villas-Boas.