The attracts for the FA Cup fourth and fifth rounds can be held on Monday night time – earlier than the third spherical has even completed.
The cup can be fast-tracked this 12 months amid the fixture pile-up attributable to the COVID-19 lockdown.
The fifth spherical matches are as a consequence of be held round Wednesday, February 10, sooner than they might normally be performed.
The FA have made the choice to condense the draw ceremonies into one occasion for the subsequent two rounds, which means some groups will know their path to the quarter-finals having not performed their third spherical ties but.
Southampton’s recreation towards Shrewsbury is not going to go forward and there’s a robust risk extra video games could must be known as off as groups battle the impacts of coronavirus.
It means a bunch of groups can be within the hat for the attracts.
FA Cup draw: What’s it?
The attracts can be held back-to-back on Monday, January 11 forward of the third spherical match between Stockport County and West Ham.
Reshmin Chowdhury is internet hosting the draw ceremony whereas ex-England striker Peter Crouch can be choosing the balls.
The fourth spherical draw is scheduled to start at 7.10pm earlier than the fifth spherical draw at round 7.25pm.
It is going to be dwell on talkSPORT and also will be proven on BT Sport 1 and on the FA Cup Twitter and Fb channels.
FA Cup draw: Full schedule
- Third spherical: Saturday 9 January 2021
- Fourth spherical: Saturday 23 January 2021
- Fifth spherical: Wednesday 10 February 2021
- Quarter-finals: Saturday 20 March 2021
- Semi-finals: Saturday 17 April 2021
- The Last: Saturday 15 Could 2021
FA Cup draw: Fourth spherical draw numbers
* Fifth spherical draw ball numbers can be generated as soon as the fourth spherical has been drawn
1 Plymouth Argyle
2 Southampton or Shrewsbury City
four Marine or Tottenham Hotspur
5 Wolverhampton Wanderers
6 Stockport County or West Ham United
7 AFC Bournemouth
eight Manchester United
9 Swansea City
11 Nottingham Forest
13 Barnsley or Tranmere Rovers
14 Sheffield United
16 Doncaster Rovers
17 Leicester City
18 Wycombe Wanderers
19 Crawley City or Leeds United
21 Bristol City or Portsmouth
25 Manchester City or Birmingham City
26 Luton City
27 Chelsea or Morecambe
28 Sheffield Wednesday
29 Norwich City
31 Newport County or Brighton & Hove Albion
32 Cheltenham City or Mansfield City