Chelsea/Manchester United
Chelsea/Manchester United

Chelsea Draw Manchester United in FA Cup Fifth Round

Chelsea have been drawn to face Manchester United in FA Cup fifth round

Felix Egbomuche

Felix Egbomuche

Chelsea will host Manchester United in the stand out game of the fifth round of the FA Cup next month in a repeat of last year's final.

The Blues who defeated Sheffield Wednesday 3-0 will welcome Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's revitalized Red Devils team.

United have won all of the eight games they've played since the Norwegian was appointed as interim manager, including away wins at Wembley against Spurs and Arsenal at the Emirates in the fourth round of the FA Cup.

Eden Hazard's penalty was the difference the last time both teams met in the competition as Chelsea lifted the trophy in what was Antonio Conte's final act as the club's manager.

In the other games involving Premier League sides, Manchester City will play the winner of the replay between Middlesbrough and Newport County.

Crystal Palace will fancy their chances against Doncaster Rovers as Wolverhampton Wanderers would face Bristol City if they see off Shrewsbury today.

The winner in the Portsmouth and QPR replay would face Watford while Brighton would have to navigate their way through Westbrom for a chance to play Frank Lampard's Derby County.

The Draws In Full:

  • Bristol City v Shrewsbury Town or Wolverhampton Wanderers
  • AFC Wimbledon v Millwall
  • Doncaster Rovers v Crystal Palace
  • Middlesbrough or Newport County v Manchester City
  • Chelsea v Manchester United
  • Swansea v Barnet or Brentford
  • Portsmouth or Queens Park Rangers v Watford
  • Brighton or West Brom or Derby County
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