Paul Pogba stars and scores as Manchester United knock Chelsea out of Emirates FA Cup

Monday 18 Feb 2019
Paul Pogba (left) is congratulated by Ashley Young after his goal against Chelsea

First-half headers by Ander Herrera and Paul Pogba helped Manchester United knock holders Chelsea out of the Emirates FA Cup.

Herrera nodded home Pogba’s in-swinging cross from the left to give Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side the lead on 31 minutes.

Chelsea 0-2 Man Utd
  • Emirates FA Cup
  • Fifth Round
  • Monday 18 February
  • at Stamford Bridge
A resurgent Pogba then converted Marcus Rashford’s delicious delivery from the opposite side on the stroke of half time to ultimately seal United’s place in the last eight.

Fifth Round results:

QPR 0-1 Watford
Brighton & Hove Albion 2-1 Derby County
AFC Wimbledon 0-1 Millwall
Newport County 1-4 Manchester City
Bristol City 0-1 Wolverhampton Wanderers
Doncaster Rovers 0-2 Crystal Palace
Swansea City 4-1 Brentford
Chelsea 0-2 Manchester United

By FA Staff