Chelsea FC Women will play Leicester City at home in the fifth round of the Vitality Women’s FA Cup.

The draw for the fifth round took place this evening and was announced on TalkSport 2.

The Blues reached this stage of the competition by beating Aston Villa 3-1 at the Banks’s Stadium on Saturday afternoon. A brace from Guro Reiten and a Pernille Harder penalty ensured we safely entered the hat for the fifth round.

Emma Hayes’ side will be looking to retain the FA Cup for the second consecutive year after beating Arsenal 3-0 in the 2020/21 final.

The fifth round tie will take place the weekend of 27 February.