It’s been an exciting round of matches in the FA cup tournament. The past few games before the quarter-finals saw many unexpected teams getting knocked out after a failure to make a win necessary to secure their stay.
The competition has had thrilling surprises and unexpected developments. Although a few of the “Big Boys” have managed to remain in the running, the excitement will escalate as the competition progresses.
This weekend’s schedule of FA games offers some enticing matchups, and the possibility of an unexpected winner is not out of the question.
Manchester City vs Burnley
Haaland is continuing his scoring streak and leading Manchester City to victory with his five goals against RB Leipzig. The team is in top form. However, the Burnley side has shown their ability to triumph against challenging opponents with their impressive wins.
Burnley’s head coach Vincent Kompany’s confidence to take on his former boss, Pep Guardiola, after Burnley’s recent 3-1 victory against Hull City, will make it interesting to watch how the game unfolds. Catch it live on Saturday, 18th March, by 6:45 pm on DStv Supersport Football (ch. 205) and GOtv Supersport Football (ch. 31).
Sheffield United vs Blackburn Rover
Sheffield United and Blackburn Rovers square off for a place in the semi-finals. Both teams have invested significant tactics and energy in their previous games, so the matchup promises to be historic. Tune in to DStv Supersport Football (ch. 205) or GOtv Supersport Football (ch. 31) at 1:00 pm to catch the excitement.
Brighton & Hove Albion vs Grimsby Town
Brighton takes on Grimsby Town at 3:15 pm in a clash of two teams that haven’t met in the competition since 2004. Expect an incredible turnout from both sides, as they have been putting in impressive performances in recent times. Catch the action on DStv SuperSport Variety 2 (ch. 207).
Manchester United vs Fulham
Manchester United hosts Fulham at Old Trafford on Sunday, March 19th, at 5:30 p.m. Fulham will be looking to rebound after losing 3-0 to Arsenal on March 12, 2023, after the Red Devils bounced back from their recent 0-0 draw with Southampton to win Real Betis on aggregate 5-1 and advance to the quarter-finals of the Europa Cup. It’s a match that promises to be full of surprises. Watch it live on DStv Supersport Premier League (ch. 203) for a thrilling end to the day’s football festivities.
This weekend’s La Liga Santander matches will also be available on DStv. Don’t miss out on the excitement. To get started, download the DStv Now app or go to www.dstv.com.