Liverpool's manager Jurgen Klopp celebrates after his team won the...

Liverpool's manager Jurgen Klopp celebrates after his team won the English League Cup final soccer match between Chelsea and Liverpool at Wembley Stadium in London, Sunday, Feb. 25, 2024. Credit: AP/Alastair Grant

LONDON — Great rivals Manchester United and Liverpool will meet in the quarterfinals of the FA Cup while Manchester City will continue its defense of the trophy with a home match against Newcastle.

The Old Trafford showdown between United and Liverpool was determined after both teams won in the fifth round on Wednesday.

City and Newcastle were already assured of progressing after winning on Tuesday. City beat Luton 6-2 and Newcastle won a penalty shootout against second-tier Blackburn.

City has beaten Newcastle home and away in the Premier League this season.

Second-tier Coventry advanced on Monday with a victory over sixth-tier Maidstone and will next play Wolverhampton.

Leicester, another Championship team, upset top-flight Bournemouth on Tuesday and will face Chelsea in the quarterfinals, which are played over the weekend of March 16-17.

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Manchester United's head coach Erik ten Hag arrives for the...

Manchester United's head coach Erik ten Hag arrives for the English FA Cup fifth round soccer match between Nottingham Forest and Manchester United at City ground in Nottingham, England, Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2024. Credit: AP/Rui Vieira

Quarterfinals draw:

Wolverhampton vs. Coventry

Manchester United vs. Liverpool

Chelsea vs. Leicester

Manchester City's Erling Haaland, third from left, celebrates with his...

Manchester City's Erling Haaland, third from left, celebrates with his teammates after scoring his side's fifth goal during the FA Cup 5th round soccer match between Luton Town and Manchester City at the Kenilworth Road Stadium in Luton, England, Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2024. Credit: AP/Alastair Grant

Manchester City vs. Newcastle

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