English Premiership

Minnows braced for FA Cup fifth round draw

2015-01-26 11:42
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Cape Town - Following a series of shock results, the draw for the fifth round of the FA Cup will take place on Monday evening.

Manchester United have been installed as favourites to lift the 2014/15 FA Cup despite the fact that they are yet to advance from the fourth round of the club competition.

With Manchester City and Chelsea being dumped out of the competition this weekend, only 10 English Premiership sides remain with a chance to lift the trophy at Wembley.

FA Cup fifth round draw numbers (English Premiership sides in bold):

1. Crystal Palace
2. Cambridge United or Manchester United
3. Blackburn Rovers
4. Bradford City
5. Derby County
6. Preston North End or Sheffield United
7. West Bromwich Albion
8. Aston Villa
9. Reading
10. Liverpool or Bolton Wanderers
11. Leicester City
12. Arsenal
13. Rochdale or Stoke City
14. Sunderland or Fulham
15. West Ham United
16. Middlesbrough

The draw will be conducted at 21:20 on Monday evening.


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