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Manchester United FA Cup fifth-round opponents CONFIRMED after penalty shootout



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It has been confirmed that Manchester United will play Nottingham Forest in the fifth round of the FA Cup after a fourth-round replay between them and Bristol City.

A tense penalty shootout against Bristol City saw Nottingham Forest advance into the fifth round of the FA Cup, where they will face Manchester United.

Erik ten Hag‘s men have scored six goals in their two fixtures of the competition so far, defeating Wigan Athletic 2-0 before putting four past Newport County in a 4-2 victory.

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When is the game?

Manchester United’s fixture against Forest is currently scheduled to take place on Wednesday 28 February. The tie will kick off at 19:45 GMT.

Where is it?

As Manchester United were drawn second from the hat, they will play away from home. The tie will be hosted at The City Ground.

What are the other fifth-round games?

Blackburn Rovers vs Newcastle United
Chelsea vs Leeds United
AFC Bournemouth vs Leicester City
Liverpool vs Southampton
Wolverhampton Wanderers vs Brighton & Hove Albion
Coventry City vs Maidstone United
Luton Town vs Manchester City