When is the FA Cup quarter-final draw? Plus ball numbers for Chelsea, Man Utd and Arsenal

The FA Cup fifth round is taking place this week, with the final four fixtures to be carried out over the next two days.

Four sides have already booked their place in the quarter-finals – and they all come from the Premier League.

Arsenal got the ball rolling on Monday night when they bounced back from their Europa League heartbreak against Olympiakos to win 2-0 away at League One outfit Portsmouth.

Chelsea produced a spirited 2-0 victory against Liverpool last night to reach the last eight, while Newcastle and Sheffield United also joined them by toppling West Brom and Reading respectively.

Chelsea booked their place in the last eight by beating Liverpool 2-0 on Tuesday night
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There are still four more teams to confirm their place in the hat for the quarter-finals; with Leicester vs Birmingham, Sheffield Wednesday vs Manchester City and Tottenham vs Norwich to come tonight.

And Manchester United are set for a reunion with all-time record goalscorer Wayne Rooney in the final outing of the round away at Derby tomorrow night.

So when is the quarter-final draw going ahead? Starsport are on hand with all the details.

Manchester United are set to lock horns with club legend Wayne Rooney in the final outing of the fifth round away at Derby on Thursday night
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When is the FA Cup quarter-final draw?

The draw will take place this evening following the conclusion of Manchester City’s clash with Sheffield Wednesday.

If the game doesn’t go to extra-time and penalties, it will get underway at around 9:50pm.

Derby and Manchester United, who lock horns at Pride Park tomorrow night, will already know their quarter-final opponent by the time they face off.

The quarter-final draw will go ahead after Manchester City’s clash with Sheffield Wednesday tonight

Other fifth round fixtures tonight include Tottenham against Norwich
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