FA Cup quarter-finals: Liverpool vs. Man United clash, Newcastle aims to upset Man City.

Liverpool’s hunt for four major trophies faces a crucial test against Manchester United, while Newcastle aims for an FA Cup upset against Manchester City.

In Sunday’s FA Cup quarter-final clash, Manchester United is determined to halt Liverpool’s quadruple ambitions and ease the pressure on manager Erik ten Hag, who is enduring a challenging second season. Meanwhile, Newcastle faces a daunting task as the team seeks to upset holders Manchester City and keep its dream of a first major trophy in 55 years alive.

Wolves host Coventry on Saturday, with the home side eager to capitalize on its strong season by securing a trip to Wembley. However, injuries to key players could hinder Wolves’ bid for their first FA Cup triumph in 64 years.

Manchester City, unbeaten at the Etihad in 38 games, welcomes Newcastle on Saturday evening. Despite injuries to key players like Kevin De Bruyne and Ederson, City remains a strong favorite to continue its pursuit of a second consecutive Premier League, Champions League and FA Cup treble.

On Sunday, Chelsea faces Leicester, with pressure mounting on manager Mauricio Pochettino after the team’s League Cup final defeat to Liverpool. Leicester, despite leading the Championship, is experiencing a rough patch and only won two of its last six games.

In another high-stakes Sunday clash, Manchester United squares off against Liverpool. United, currently sixth in the Premier League, is aiming to salvage its season, while Liverpool remains embroiled in a thrilling title race and Europa League campaign, having already clinched the League Cup.

With AFP