FA Cup: Saturday roundup of Fifth Round


The ties take place from 16-19 March.

Elsewhere Southampton's narrow victory over West Bromwich Albion has earned them a potential clash against either Wigan Athletic of Manchester City, with Saints' manager Mauricio Pellegrino hoping for the former in their quarter-final match.

Even more good news for Guardiola in Switzerland was the return from injury of Leroy Sane, David Silva and Fabian Delph.

"Of course, I am concerned because I saw the [third round] game against Bournemouth".

"Bournemouth are one of the teams I like to watch the most in the Premier League and Wigan were able to beat them".

FA Cup glory in 2013 was the greatest moment in Wigan's history, but a win on Monday would also be right up there considering the imperious, unprecedented form of City this season.

The fact that they will face both Chelsea and Liverpool in their next three Premier League fixtures certainly won't help their case.

Of the ten clubs remaining in the competition, seven are from the Premier League.

Wigan Athletic or Manchester City vs. After Leicester and Chelsea won on Friday, big and small teams in the top flight played across the United Kingdom for a sport in the last eight. "But I think anyone who doesn't think they're about to be successful is very foolish". Will Grigg, who has scored six goals in his last five FA Cup games for the hosts, also poses a threat.

Wigan lost top spot in League One to Shrewsbury following a 2-0 defeat to Blackpool.

"Football has a amusing way of sending out shock results and our belief on Monday night must be that we can win the game", said Cook.