FA Cup Excitement Builds As Man City Face Luton and Maiden Challenge for Maidstone Against Championship Foe


Manchester City is set to face Luton in the FA Cup fifth round, following their 1-0 victory against Tottenham in the fourth round, secured by Nathan Ake’s late goal.

Meanwhile, non-league sensation Maidstone will take on either Sheffield Wednesday or Coventry in the upcoming FA Cup round.

Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City will face Luton at Kenilworth Road, with Luton securing a notable 2-1 victory at Everton.

Meanwhile, Maidstone, the lowest-ranked team in the competition, achieved a historic upset with a 2-1 win against Championship high-flyers Ipswich.

As they advance to the last 16, Maidstone awaits the winners of the replay between Sheffield Wednesday and Coventry, setting the stage for another challenge against a Championship side.

Maidstone has already eliminated two league clubs, Barrow and Stevenage, in their impressive FA Cup journey this season.

Newcastle awaits the outcome of Monday’s match between Blackburn and Wrexham, while the winner of the Chelsea vs. Aston Villa replay will host Leeds or Plymouth.

Brighton is set to travel to Wolves, and Bournemouth will host Championship leaders Leicester in the upcoming FA Cup fixtures.

In Jurgen Klopp’s final season at Liverpool, the team, after a 5-2 victory against Norwich, will face either Watford or Southampton, who played to a 1-1 draw.

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The winner of the replay between Bristol City and Nottingham Forest will have the privilege of hosting Manchester United.

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Despite a brief setback of squandering a two-goal lead, Manchester United secured a 4-2 victory against fourth-tier underdogs Newport on Sunday, advancing to the next stage in the FA Cup.

Fifth round draw:
Blackburn or Wrexham v Newcastle

Chelsea or Aston Villa v Leeds or Plymouth

Bournemouth v Leicester

Liverpool v Watford or Southampton

Bristol City or Nottingham Forest v Manchester United

Wolves v Brighton

Sheffield Wednesday or Coventry v Maidstone United

Luton v Manchester City

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