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16 Feb 2018

Last chance saloon for Manchester United: 5 things to expect from the FA Cup fifth round

You know that feeling when you have an unexpected visitor at your house? That wrench in your gut whenever the takeaway gives you the wrong order?

That’s what FA Cup weekend feels like for most people. The world’s oldest cup tournament is badly showing its age, a stultifying distraction from the glitz of the Premier League.

Between the wailing and gnashing of teeth, however, some Good Football actually sneaks in. Here are five things to expect from a busy schedule of games.

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