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Showdown looms as Chelsea are drawn against Mancity in FA

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CHELSEAChelsea will face fellow Premier League heavyweights Manchester City in the stand-out tie of the FA Cup fifth round.
In the draw for which was made on Sunday the London side booked their place in the last 16 with a 5-1 win at Milton Keynes Dons and were immediately dealt a home game against City, who won 4-0 at Aston Villa on Saturday.

Third-tier Shrewsbury Town, who shocked Championship side Sheffield Wednesday 3-2 in round four, were rewarded with a glamour tie at home to Manchester United.

Meanwhile, Arsenal, seeking a third consecutive FA Cup success, were handed a home tie against second-tier Hull City, who they defeated in the 2014 final.

Tottenham Hotspur will host London rivals Crystal Palace, while another all-Premier League tie sees Everton, 3-0 winners at fourth-tier Carlisle United on Sunday, visit Bournemouth.

English FA Cup fifth-round draw, made at Stadium MK in Milton Keynes on Sunday (ties to be played on February 20-21):

Chelsea v Manchester City

Reading v West Bromwich Albion or Peterborough United

Watford v Leeds United

Shrewsbury Town v Manchester United

Blackburn Rovers v Liverpool or West Ham United

Tottenham Hotspur v Crystal Palace

Arsenal v Hull City

Bournemouth v Everton

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