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27/01/2013 18:00, Report by Nick Coppack

Reds to face Royals

Manchester United will face Reading at Old Trafford in the fifth round of the FA Cup after being paired with the Royals in Sunday’s draw.

Sir Alex’s men beat Fulham 4-1 on Saturday afternoon at Old Trafford, while Reading progressed following a 4-0 home win over Sheffield United.

The two sides have met 12 times before in the FA Cup and will do so again on the weekend of 16/17 February (date and kick-off to be confirmed). 

United have lost just one of those previous 12 meetings, winning six and drawing five.

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Full draw

FA Cup fifth round

Huddersfield/Leicester v Wigan Athletic
MK Dons v Barnsley
Oldham v Everton
Luton v Millwall
Arsenal v Blackburn
Man City v Leeds
United v Reading
Middlesbrough v Brentford or Chelsea

Ties to be played Saturday 16 or Sunday 17 February.

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