Spurs to face Norwich in the FA Cup – if they sink Saints

SPURS will face Norwich City at the fifth-round stage of the Emirates FA Cup, but only if they overcome Southampton in next Wednesday’s replay at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.

Spurs and the Saints played out a hard-fought 1-1 draw at St Mary’s Stadium last Saturday with the replay set for February 5. 

Should they successfully negotiate that tie, the Canaries will visit N17 for the fifth-round tie during the mid-week commencing Monday, March 2, with extra time and, if necessary, penalties determining who shall progress should the game be level after 90 minutes.

Emirates FA Cup fifth round draw in full:

Sheffield Wednesday v Manchester City

Reading or Cardiff City v Sheffield United

Chelsea v Shrewsbury Town or Liverpool

West Bromwich Albion v Newcastle United or Oxford United

Leicester City v Coventry City or Birmingham City

Northampton Town or Derby County v Manchester United

Southampton or Tottenham Hotspur v Norwich City

Portsmouth v AFC Bournemouth or Arsenal


Brian Jeeves

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