Blues find out FA Cup Fifth Round opponents

Blues have been drawn away against Leicester City in the Fifth Round of the Emirates FA Cup.

Should Blues progress in their Fourth Round replay against Coventry City, they will face Leicester City at the King Power Stadium. 

The draw was conducted by Glen Johnson and Teddy Sheringham and broadcast live on BBC One and BBC iPlayer earlier tonight.

All fifth round ties will take place during the week commencing Monday 2 March.

Full draw:

Sheffield Wednesday v Manchester City

Reading or Cardiff v Sheffield United

Chelsea v Shrewsbury or Liverpool

West Brom v Newcastle or Oxford

Leicester v Coventry or Birmingham City

Northampton or Derby v Manchester United

Southampton or Tottenham v Norwich

Portsmouth v Bournemouth or Arsenal


Meanwhile, Blues Women will play Sunderland away in the Fifth Round of this season’s Women’s FA Cup.

All women's FA Cup Fifth Round ties will take place on Sunday 16 February.

Ticket details for Blues’ match against Sunderland will be confirmed in due course.

Full draw:

Bristol City v Everton

Coventry United v Tottenham Hotspur

Leicester v Reading

Southampton Women's FC v Brighton

Manchester City v Ipswich Town 

Arsenal v Lewes

Sunderland v Birmingham City

Chelsea v Liverpool