FA Cup 5th round draw: All the confirmed fixtures after Man Utd beat Liverpool

Most of the Premier League big boys have safely made it through to the FA Cup fifth round.

Manchester United beat rivals Liverpool in Sunday’s teatime match, while a Tammy Abraham hat-trick helped Chelsea to a 3-1 win over Luton earlier in the day.

Manchester City also beat lower-league opposition, although they were given a scare by League Two Cheltenham before eventually winning 3-1.

One club that hasn’t made it is Arsenal, the current holders who lifted the trophy for a record 14th time last season. The Gunners slipped to a 1-0 defeat at Southampton.

The final non-league side, Chorley, from the National League North, are also out after losing 1-0 to Wolves on Friday evening.

Marcus Rashford scored United’s second as the beat Liverpool 3-2

The draw for the FA Cup fifth round was made two weeks ago, at the same time as the fourth round draw.

Now, with nearly all fourth round ties complete, the final fixture list for the next stage of this year’s competition is coming together.

FA Cup fifth round fixtures

Eight matches will be played in the FA Cup fifth round.

So far 13 of the 16 teams have been confirmed as three fourth round ties – Everton vs Sheffield Wednesday, Wycombe Wanderers vs Tottenham Hotspur and Bournemouth vs Crawley – still need to be played across the next few days..

The current fixture list is:

Burnley vs AFC Bournemouth or Crawley Town

Manchester United vs West Ham

Sheffield United vs Bristol City

Wolves vs Southampton

Barnsley vs Chelsea

Everton or Sheffield Wednesday vs Wycombe Wanderers or Tottenham Hotspur

Swansea City vs Manchester City

Leicester City v Brighton

Fifth round ties will be played on the week of Monday February 8

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