MAN UNITED TO FACE LEICESTER IN FA CUP QUARTER FINALS

MAN UNITED TO FACE LEICESTER IN FA CUP QUARTER FINALS
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Manchester United have been drawn to face Leicester City as the draw for the FA Cup quarter-finals was done on Thursday.

Manchester United’s city rivals and league leaders, Manchester City will face Everton who had a stunning 5-4 win over Tottenham on Wednesday.

There is an intriguing South Coast derby on offer as Championship side Bournemouth host Southampton who beat Wolves 2-0 on Thursday.

The winners of Barnsley against Chelsea will take on Premier League strugglers Sheffield United in the final tie.

The quarter-final ties will be played over the weekend of Saturday 20 March, with the winners going through to a Wembley semi-final.

The draw keeps alive the possibility of an all-Manchester final or semi, while two Championship sides are still in contention in Barnsley and Bournemouth.

The exact date and times of the fixtures are to be confirmed, as well as which TV channel each game will be on.

Following the conclusion of the quarter-finals the semis will take place over the weekend of Saturday 17 April, with the showpiece final to be held on Saturday May 15.

FIXTURES IN FULL

  • Manchester City v Everton
  • Bournemouth v Southampton
  • Leicester v Manchester United
  • Barnsley/Chelsea v Sheffield United

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