• By Paul Lagan

Blues to face Foxes in FA Cup



By Paul Lagan


Chelsea women will face Leicester City at Kingsmeadow in the FA Cup 5th round.

Having seen off Aston Villa 3-1 at the weekend, Emma Hayes charges will now face another WSL outfit.

The full draw conducted by former Tottenham Hotspur defender, Jenna Schillaci, saw

· Charlton Athletic v Everton

· Durham v Birmingham City

· West Bromwich Albion v Coventry United

· Reading v West Ham United

· Chelsea v Leicester City

· Manchester United v Manchester City

· Ipswich Town v Southampton FC

· Liverpool v Arsenal

The eight ties will be played on Sunday 27 February 2022 with further details to be announced in due course.

Tickets for the 2021/22 Vitality Women’s FA Cup Final on Sunday 15 May 2022 at Wembley Stadium are available to purchase now from TheFA.com/Ticketing. Early bird tickets for the showpiece Final can be purchased until midnight tonight.