The FA Cup final going to held on 1 August with the quarter-finals given provisional restart dates.
First take a look at what FA chief executive Mark Bullingham said: “We are happy to accept as true with the provisional restart date for the 2019/20 Emirates FA Cup”.
“The competition has been an integral part of English football calendar for nearly 150 years, and we’d wish to thank the Premier League Executive and Clubs for his or her support in scheduling the remaining matches during this unprecedented time”.
“This has been a difficult period for several people and while this is often a positive step, the restart date depends on all safety measures being met. The health and wellbeing of players, staff, and supporters remain our first priority.
Last Season Manchester City have won the 2019 FA Cup with a 6-0 victory over Watford at Wembley.
The resumption is 10 days after the Premier League is set to kick off again. The FA Cup has been provisionally scheduled to return with the quarter-finals on June 27-28 and the final will be played on 1 August 2020.
The FA Cup League had reached the quarter-final stage when football in England was suspended on 13 March 2020. No decision has been made on whether the cup ties will be played at neutral venues.
The FA Cup is additionally set to be completed, with the quarter-finals planned for the last weekend of June. The semi-finals across the weekend of July 18-19, and therefore the final on Saturday, August 1.
No venues or kick-off times for the matches are confirmed at this stage. The semi-finals and final are normally held at Wembley Stadium.
- No decision was taken on venues for quarter-final ties
- Wembley set to host semi-finals and final as usual
FA Cup quarter-finals (venues, KO times TBC)
- Leicester City vs Chelsea
- Newcastle United vs Manchester City
- Sheffield United vs Arsenal
- Norwich City vs Manchester United