Aston Villa V Leicester City Confirmed FA Cup Teams: Christian Benteke Recalled To The Starting XI

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Tim Sherwood takes charge of his first game as Villa boss.

Aston Villa take on Leicester City in what is a traditional British tie in the oldest cup competition in the world.

For Villa, there is a feeling of optimism with the newly appointed Tim Sherwood taking charge of his first game and a cup run is exactly what the club need.

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In Leicester City’s case, this is their third all Premier League tie following the wins over Newcastle United and Tottenham Hotspur in the last round.

An impressive performance in midweek at Arsenal didn’t gain them any points, but a repeats showing of that ilk could see the progress to the quarter-finals.

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