By James Agberebi: Nigeria forward Kelechi Iheanacho has hailed his Leicester City teammates’ performance in their hard-fought 1-0 home win against Championship club Sheffield United in the fifth round of the FA Cup on Friday night, Completesportsnigeria.com reports.
Leicester booked their place into the last eight of this season’s FA Cup thanks to Jamie Vardy’s 66th minute header.
Iheanacho and Nigerian teammate, Wilfred Ndidi played for 90 minutes in the encounter.
“Great team performance. Waiting for the quarter-finals draw. #fox,” Iheanacho tweeted on Saturday.
Chelsea also reached the last eight after easing past Hull City 4-0 on Friday night.
The draw for the FA Cup quarter-finals will on Saturday with games scheduled to be played on the weekend of 16 March to 19 March.