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The fifth round draw of the 2015/16 FA Cup will take place in Milton Keynes after MK Dons' clash against Chelsea at Stadium mk on 31 January. Arsenal are holders of the competition and join 15 teams from different divisions of English football in the fifth round of this season's FA Cup.

Where to watch live

The FA Cup fifth round draw starts at 6.15pm GMT. Live coverage is available on BBC One and will follow after MK Dons' tie against Chelsea.


Former Liverpool defender Mark Lawrenson and ex-Chelsea manager Ruud Gullit will conduct the draw. So far five teams from the Premier League have sealed their berth in the pre-quarters of the FA Cup and they could be joined by a maximum of four more teams from English football's top flight club competition.

Holders Arsenal registered their place in the fifth round following their 2-1 victory over Burnley. Manchester United sealed a comfortable 3-1 victory over Derby County as goals from Wayne Rooney, Daley Blind and Juan Mata saw them progress further.

Kelechi Iheanacho's hat-trick saw Manchester City beat Aston Villa comfortably at home, while Liverpool will find their fate in the replay following their goalless draw against West Ham United at Anfield on Saturday. Chelsea and Everton will be in action on Sunday and the two teams will find out if they can make it to the next round of this season's FA Cup.

Key dates

The fifth round games will take place between 19- 22 February.

Fifth round draw numbers:

  1. West Bromwich Albion or Peterborough United
  2. Leeds United
  3. Arsenal
  4. Manchester United
  5. Reading
  6. Liverpool or West Ham United
  7. Manchester City
  8. Shrewsbury Town
  9. Watford
  10. Carlisle United or Everton
  11. Crystal Palace
  12. Blackburn Rovers
  13. AFC Bournemouth
  14. Tottenham Hotspur
  15. Hull City
  16. MK Dons or Chelsea