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News24 – When the FA Cup quarter-final draw is due to take place

August 17, 2019


 Football’s oldest cup competition is back once this weekend – and it’s now the business end of the competition  With three of the Premier League’s top six already eliminated, and at least one more to be eliminated, teams are realistically dreaming of FA Cup glory   In the fifth round, holders Chelsea host Manchester United on Monday night, while League Two Newport County welcome Premier League champions Manchester City  Here’s all you need to know about who’s playing, when they’re playing, and when’s the draw for the next round When is the quarter-final draw?  The draw will take place following Chelsea’s tie against Manchester United on Monday night  Both the match and the draw will be aired live and exclusively on BBC 1.  BT Sport will also broadcast the draw When will the quarter-final fixtures be played?  The next round of fixtures will be played on the weekend of Saturday 16th March 2019, exactly one month on from the fifth round What are the fifth round fixtures? Friday 15th February   QPR vs Watford   Saturday 16th February   Brighton vs Derby  Wimbledon vs Millwall  Newport vs Manchester City   Sunday 17th February   Bristol City vs Wolves   Doncaster Rovers vs Crystal Palace  Swansea City vs Brentford   Monday 18th February  Chelsea vs Manchester United Who’re the favourites to win it? Manchester City 5/4 Chelsea 11/2 Manchester United 6/1 Wolverhampton Wanderers 8/1 Crystal Palace 10/1   Odds correct ahead of the fifth round weekend

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