Newcastle United get Manchester City in FA Cup Sixth Round Draw
The FA Cup Sixth Round draw has taken place on Wednesday night.
The draw taking place after the conclusion of tonight’s Sheffield Wednesday v Manchester City game.
A single goal sending Pep Guardiola’s team through.
A similar story at Leicester tonight, with a 1-0 win over Birmingham.
Tottenham v Norwich was 1-1 at 90 minutes so extra time being played while the FA Cup Sixth Round Draw took place, with Derby v Man Utd to be played on Thursday night. A Man Utd win would ensure an all Premier League last eight in the competition.
In tonight’s FA Cup Sixth round draw, Newcastle were ball number 4.
Tonight’s draw numbers were:
1 Manchester City
2 Sheffield United
4 Newcastle United
5 Leicester City
6 Derby County/Manchester United
7 Spurs/Norwich City
Newcastle United have been drawn against Manchester City at St James Park.
The sixth round ties are to be played on the weekend of Saturday 21 March and Newcastle’s home game v Aston Villa has been postponed with a new date/time yet to be confirmed.
Full FA Cup Sixth round draw:
Sheffield United v Arsenal
Newcastle United v Manchester City
Tottenham or Norwich v Derby or Man Utd
Leicester v Chelsea
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