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FA Cup 2019-20: Draw, fixtures, results & guide to each round

14:30 BST 01/08/2020
Christian Pulisic Chelsea FA Cup trophy Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang Arsenal 2019-20
Goal brings you everything you need to know about the latest edition of the oldest football competition in the world

The FA Cup in England is the oldest football competition in the world and this season it is into its 139th season.

Teams from the 10th level of the English football pyramid right up to the Premier League compete and it will see a total of 735 teams take part.

Winner-takes-all knockout games mean there is always a chance of a 'giant killing' and there have been plenty of those moments over the years, contributing to the magic of the cup.

Goal brings you everything you need to know about the 2019-20 edition of the FA Cup.

FA Cup final

Arsenal were crowned winners after they defeated Chelsea in the final on August 1.

The Gunners lifted a record 14th title as a Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang brace handed Mikel Arteta his first piece of silverware with the north Londoners.

Date Match TV?
Aug 1 Arsenal 2-1 Chelsea BBC One / BBC iPlayer / BT Sport

FA Cup semi-final

The draw for the FA Cup semi-final was held on Sunday June 28 during half-time of the quarter-final tie between Newcastle United and Man City.

Fixtures took place on the weekend July 18-19 and were played at Wembley Stadium.

Date Match TV?
Jul 18 Arsenal 2-0 Manchester City BT Sport
Jul 19 Manchester United 1-3 Chelsea BBC One

FA Cup quarter-final

The FA Cup 2019-20 quarter-final draw was held on Wednesday March 4.

Fixtures were scheduled to take place the weekend of March 21-22, but had to be rescheduled due to the coronavirus pandemic. Games were instead scheduled for the end of June.

Date Match TV?
Jun 27 Norwich City 1-2 Manchester United BBC One
Jun 28 Sheffield United 1-2  Arsenal BT Sport 1
Jun 28 Leicester City 0-1 Chelsea BT Sport 1
Jun 28 Newcastle United 0-2 Manchester City BBC One

FA Cup fifth round

The draw for the FA Cup fifth round took place on January 27, before kick-off between Bournemouth and Arsenal.

The ties were played the week of March 2  and there were no replays, with any tied games going to extra-time and penalties. 

Date Match TV?
Mar 2 Portsmouth 0-2 Arsenal BT Sport 1
Mar 3 Chelsea 2-0 Liverpool BBC One
Mar 3 Reading 1-2 Sheffield Utd No
Mar 3 West Brom 2-3 Newcastle No
Mar 4 Sheffield Wednesday 0-1 Man City BBC
Mar 4 Leicester City 1-0 Birmingham No
Mar 4 Tottenham 1-1 Norwich City (2-3 pens.) No
Mar 5 Derby County 0-3 Man Utd BT Sport 1

FA Cup fourth round

The draw for the FA Cup fourth round took place on January 6, prior to kick-off between Arsenal and Leeds.

Manchester City faced Fulham at home, while Chelsea paid a visit to Hull City. Liverpool travelled to Shrewsbury Town, and Manchester United took on Tranmere Rovers.

The fixtures took place between January 24 and 27 .

Date Match TV?
Jan 24 QPR 1-2 Sheffield Wednesday No
Jan 24 Northampton Town 0-0 Derby County BT Sport 1
Jan 25 Hull City 1-2 Chelsea BT Sport 1
Jan 25 Southampton 1-1 Tottenham No
Jan 25 Brentford 0-1 Leicester BBC One
Jan 25 Millwall 0-2 Sheffield Utd No
Jan 25 Reading 1-1 Cardiff City No
Jan 25 West Ham 0-1 West Brom No
Jan 25 Burnley 1-2 Norwich No
Jan 25 Coventry City 0-0 Birmingham City No
Jan 25 Newcastle Utd 0-0 Oxford United No
Jan 25 Portsmouth 4-2 Barnsley No
Jan 26 Tranmere Rovers 0-6 Manchester United BT Sport 1
Jan 26 Shrewsbury Town 2-2 Liverpool BBC One
Jan 26 Manchester City 4-0 Fulham BBC One
Jan 27 Bournemouth 1-2 Arsenal BT Sport 1

FA Cup fourth-round replays

Date Match TV?
Feb 4 Derby County 4-2 Northampton Town No
Feb 4 Cardiff City 3-3 Reading (1-4 pens.) No
Feb 4 Birmingham City  2-2 Coventry City (4-1 pens.) No
Feb 4 Oxford United 2-3 Newcastle (AET) BBC One
Feb 4 Liverpool 1-0 Shrewsbury Town No
Feb 5 Tottenham 3-2 Southampton BT Sport 1

FA Cup third round

The draw for the 2019-20 FA Cup third round took place on December 2, 2019. The ties were played the weekend commencing January 4, 2020 .

Liverpool defeated Everton in the Merseyside derby in the round's standout match, while defending champions Manchester City won against League Two side Port Vale.

Elsewhere, Wolves' tie with Manchester United and Tottenham's with Middlesbrough went to a replay, while Arsenal defeated Leeds at the Emirates Stadium.

Date Match TV?
Jan 4 Bristol City 1-1 Shrewsbury Town TBC
Jan 4 Birmingham City 2-1 Blackburn Rovers No
Jan 4 Rochdale 1-1 Newcastle United BT Sport
Jan 4 Rotherham United 2-3 Hull City No
Jan 4 Millwall 3-0 Newport County No
Jan 4 Burnley 4-2 Peterborough United No
Jan 4 Preston North End 2-4 Norwich City No
Jan 4 Brighton 0-1 Sheffield Wednesday No
Jan 4 Southampton 2-0 Huddersfield Town No
Jan 4 Cardiff City 2-2 Carlisle Utd No
Jan 4 Reading 2-2 Blackpool No
Jan 4 Watford 3-3 Tranmere Rovers No
Jan 4 Fulham 2-1 Aston Villa No
Jan 4 Oxford United 4-1 Hartlepool United No
Jan 4 Brentford 1-0 Stoke City No
Jan 4 Bournemouth 4-0 Luton Town No
Jan 4 Wolves 0-0 Manchester United BT Sport
Jan 4 Fleetwood Town 1-2 Portsmouth No
Jan 4 Manchester City 4-1 Port Vale No
Jan 4 Leicester City 2-0 Wigan Athletic No
Jan 5 Chelsea 2-0 Nottingham Forest No
Jan 5 Burton Albion 2-4 Northampton Town No
Jan 5 Charlton Athletic 0-1 West Brom No
Jan 5 Sheffield United 2-1 AFC Fylde No
Jan 5 Crystal Palace 0-1 Derby County No
Jan 5 QPR 5-1 Swansea City No
Jan 5 Bristol Rovers 2-2 Coventry City No
Jan 5 Crewe Alexandra 1-3 Barnsley No
Jan 5 Middlesbrough 1-1 Tottenham BT Sport
Jan 5 Liverpool 1-0 Everton BBC
Jan 5 Gillingham 0-2 West Ham BT Sport
Jan 6 Arsenal 1-0 Leeds United BBC

FA Cup third-round replays

Date Match TV?
Jan 14 Newcastle United 4-1 Rochdale No
Jan 14 Shrewsbury Town 1-0 Bristol City No
Jan 14 Coventry City 3-0 Bristol Rovers No
Jan 14 Blackpool 0-2 Reading No
Jan 14 Tottenham 2-1 Middlesbrough BBC One
Jan 15 Manchester United 1-0 Wolves BT Sport 1
Jan 15 Carlisle United 3-4 Cardiff City No
Jan 23 Tranmere Rovers 2-1 Watford No

FA Cup second round

Date Match
Nov 29 Maldon & Tiptree 0-1 Newport County
Nov 30 Cheltenham Town 1-3 Port Vale
Nov 30 Forest Green Rovers 2-2 Carlisle United
Nov 30 Kingstonian 0-2 AFC Fylde
Nov 30 Oldham Athletic 0-1 Burton Albion
Nov 30 Portsmouth 2-1 Altrincham
Nov 30 Shrewsbury Town 2-0 Mansfield Town
Nov 30 Walsall 0-1 Oxford United
Nov 30 Eastleigh 1-1 Crew Alexandra
Dec 1 Blackpool 3-1 Maidstone United
Dec 1 Bristol Rovers 1-1 Plymouth Argyle
Dec 1 Coventry City 1-1 Ipswich Town
Dec 1 Crawley Town 1-2 Fleetwood Town
Dec 1 Exeter City 2-2 Hartlepool United
Dec 1 Gillingham 3-0 Doncaster Rovers
Dec 1 Northampton Town 3-1 Notts County
Dec 1 Peterborough United 3-0 Dover Athletic
Dec 1 Rochdale 0-0 Boston United
Dec 1 Tranmere Rovers 5-1 Chichester City
Dec 2 Solilhull Moors 3-4 Rotherham United

FA Cup second-round replays

Date Match
Dec 10 Ipswich Town 1-2 Coventry City
Dec 10 Hartlepool United 1-0 Exeter City
Dec 10 Crewe Alexandra  3-1 Eastleigh
Dec 10 Carlisle United  1-0 Forest Green Rovers
Dec 10 Boston United 1-2 Rochdale
Dec 10 Plymouth Argyle 0-1 Bristol Rovers

FA Cup first round

Date Match
 Nov 8 Dulwich Hamlet 1-4 Carlisle United
Nov 9 Sunderland 1-1 Gillingham
Nov 9 Wimbledon 1-1 Doncaster Rovers
Nov 9 Accrington Stanley 0-2 Crewe Alexandra
Nov 9 Blackpool 4-1 Morecambe
Nov 9 Bolton 0-1 Plymouth Argyle
Nov 9 Cambridge United 1-1 Exeter City
Nov 9 Carshalton Athletic 1-4 Boston United
Nov 9 Cheltenham Town 1-1 Swindon Town
Nov 9 Colchester United 0-2 Coventry City
Nov 9 Crawley Town 4-1 Scunthorpe United
Nov 9 Ebbsfleet United 2-3 Notts County
Nov 9 Forest Green Rovers 4-0 Billericay Town
Nov 9 Grimsby Town 1-1 Newport County
Nov 9 Ipswich Town 1-1 Lincoln City
Nov 9 MK Dons 0-1 Port Vale
Nov 9 Maidenhead United 1-3 Rotherham United
Nov 9 Maidstone United 1-0 Torquay United
Nov 9 Mansfield Town 1-0 Chorley
Nov 9 Nantwich Town 0-1 AFC Fylde
Nov 9 Oxford City 1-5 Solihull Moors
Nov 9 Salford City 1-1 Burton Albion
Nov 9 Shrewsbury Town 1-1 Bradford City
Nov 9 Stevenage 1-1 Peterborough United
Nov 9 Stourbridge 2-2 Eastleigh
Nov 9 Tranmere Rovers 2-2 Wycombe Wanderers
Nov 9 Walsall 2-2 Darlington
Nov 10 Hayes & Yeading 0-2 Oxford United
Nov 10 York City 0-1 Altrincham
Nov 10 Wrexham 0-0 Rochdale
Nov 10 Macclesfield Town 0-4 Kingstonian
Nov 10 Leyton Orient 1-2 Maldon & Tiptree
Nov 10 Gateshead 1-2 Oldham Athletic
Nov 10 Chippenham Town 0-3 Northampton Town
Nov 10 Bristol Rovers 1-1 Bromley
Nov 10 Barnet 0-2 Fleetwood Town
Nov 10 Dover Athletic 1-0 Southend United
Nov 11 Harrogate Town 1-2 Portsmouth
Nov 12 Yeovil Town 1-4 Hartlepool United

FA Cup first-round replays

Date Match
Nov 19 Swindon Town 0-1 Cheltenham Town
Nov 19 Rochdale 1-0 Wrexham
Nov 19 Peterborough United 2-0 Stevenage
Nov 19 Gillingham 1-0 Sunderland AET
Nov 19 Exeter City 1-0 Cambridge United
Nov 19 Eastleigh 3-0 Stourbridge
Nov 19 Doncaster Rovers 2-0 Wimbledon
Nov 19 Burton Albion 4-1 Salford City
Nov 19 Bromley 0-1 Bristol Rovers
Nov 19 Bradford City 0-1 Shrewsbury Town
Nov 20 Wycombe Wanderers 1-2 Tranmere Rovers AET
Nov 20 Newport County 2-0 Grimsby Town
Nov 20 Lincoln City 0-1 Ipswich Town
Nov 20 Darlington 0-1 Walsall

When did the FA Cup start & when is the final?

The first round proper of the 2019-20 FA Cup kicked off on November 8, 2019, with 47 clubs from League One and League Two entering at that stage.

Those clubs joined the 32 winners from the qualifying stages of the competition, which got under way on August 10 and concluded on October 19.

Premier League and Championship clubs entered the competition at the third round.

The date of the 2019-20 FA Cup final is now August 1, 2020. The game will take place at Wembley Stadium, as is customary. It will be marketed as the 'Heads Up FA Cup final'.

FA Cup TV channel & stream

UK TV channel Online stream
BBC / BT Sport BBC iPlayer / BT Sport app

The FA Cup is broadcast on the BBC and BT Sport in the United Kingdom.

Both networks air the final and share the rest of the competition, taking turns to select the games they wish to broadcast.

All matches shown by the BBC and BT Sport will be available to stream on their respective websites and apps.

US TV channel Online stream

In the United States, the rights to the FA Cup are owned by ESPN, but the games will exclusively be streamed online via ESPN+

That means the games are not strictly being shown live on television in the US.