When is the FA Cup draw? Start time, TV channel, ball numbers and prize money as quarter-final ties are decided

When is the FA Cup draw? Start time, TV channel, ball numbers and prize money as quarter-final ties are decided
The Premier League pauses for another break this weekend as the FA Cup once more takes centre stage.


With a number of the top flight sides having fallen already, this season presents perhaps the best chance for years for those lower down the leagues. 






To make their mark on the competition as the likes of Newport, AFC Wimbledon and Doncaster eye up spots in the last eight.


Here is everything you need to know about the draw for the quarter-finals.


When is FA Cup draw?


The draw will take place following the conclusion of Chelsea vs Manchester United at Stamford Bridge on Monday, February 18.


How to follow FA Cup draw


The draw will be shown live on BBC One, though you will be able to follow it via NewGersy Sport’s dedicated live blog

What are the fifth round ties?

Bristol City vs Wolverhampton Wanderers
AFC Wimbledon vs Millwall
Doncaster Rovers vs Crystal Palace
Newport County vs Manchester City
Chelsea vs Manchester United
Swansea City vs Brentford
Queens Park Rangers vs Watford
Brighton & Hove Albion vs Derby County


Ball numbers

1 Bristol City or Wolverhapton Wanderers
2 AFC Wimbledon or Millwall
3 Doncaster Rovers or Crystal Palace
4 Newport County or Manchester City
5 Chelsea or Manchester United
6 Swansea City or Brentford
7 Queens Park Rangers or Watford
8 Brighton & Hove Ablion or Derby County





Prize money


With the prize fund for the competition having been doubled at the start of the season, clubs to reach the quarter-finals will be awarded £720,000.

The Emirates FA Cup Quarter Final Draw LIVE | Emirates FA Cup 2018/19
The Emirates FA Cup Quarter Final Draw LIVE | Emirates FA Cup 2018/19



Source: Evening Standard

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