Wednesday, April 17

Man City storm into fifth round of FA Cup


Manchester City have advanced to the fifth round of FA Cup after defeating Championship side Fulham 4-1.

According to media reports, City fought back from a goal down in the fourth round tie at home ground on Saturday to see off Fulham.

They will next visit Championship side Peterborough United, who beat QPR.

Last year’s runners-up Chelsea are away to Championship side Luton Town after squeezing past Plymouth Argyle at Stamford Bridge in the fourth round.

The fifth round will be played the week commencing February 28, BBC reported.

Meanwhile, Championship side Middlesbrough’s reward for beating Manchester United is a home tie against Tottenham Hotspur.

Chris Wilder’s side came from behind to edge United in a nail-biting penalty shootout at Old Trafford.

Boreham Wood, the only non-league side left in the competition, will travel to Frank Lampard’s Everton if they overcome Championship side Bournemouth in the fourth round.

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