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Atletico Madrid Star Joao Felix in awe of Chelsea team

Atletico Madrid forward Joao Felix has revealed that he likes to watch Chelsea midfielder, Mason Mount play. claiming he knew all about the England international’s talents before he even made the first-team breakthrough at Stamford Bridge. Felix, who has been tipped to succeed Cristiano Ronaldo as the king of Portuguese football, is no doubt, well-quipped to follow in his mentor’s footsteps owing to his blistering form in the colours of Atletico Madrid. The Portuguese sensation signed a seven-year contract with Atletico Madrid in 2019 for a transfer fee of   £113 million -the fourth highest sum ever paid in football and Benfica’s biggest transfer also Atlético’s most expensive signing ever.   However, the 21-year-old, who has notched up nine goals in 27 games in all competition this season, declared his admiration for Mount ahead of the Roji Blancos Champions League clash with Chelsea on Tuesday. He said: “I like the way he [Mount] plays, the way he likes to drag the ball, the

FA CUP draw: Manchecster city face Everton, as Man Utd host Leciester

 


Everton are drawn against Premier League leaders Manchester City and Leicester City face Manchester United in the quarter-finals of the FA Cup.

Carlo Ancellotti’s men beat Tottenham 5-4 in a classic tie to reach the last eight.

The match at the King Power Stadium sees the top-flight's third-placed side host the team in second.

In the other ties, Championship side Bournemouth play Southampton in a south coast derby while Chelsea will host Sheffield United.

On Thursday, Saints booked their place in the quarter-finals with an impressive 2-0 win at Wolves, while Chelsea edged out Championship side Barnsley 1-0.

The ties are scheduled to take place over the weekend of 20 and 21 March.

Also Read: FA Cup: Bernard's Extra time goal eliminate Spurs https://www.aoplite.com.ng/2021/02/then-it-was-carlo-ancelottis-turn-to.html

Full quarter-final draw:

Everton v Manchester City

Bournemouth v Southampton

Leicester City v Manchester United

Chelsea v Sheffield United

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