For the 2020/21 season, FA Cup fixtures have been confirmed.
This season will see replays being completely scrapped. This sort of restricting the competition to one-off games might help ease the potential for rivalry with fixture.
Arsenal is the current Cup holder, defeating Chelsea in the final of the last season.
Arsenal and Chelsea reached the final by knocking out Manchester City and Manchester United in the last four, respectively.
The FA has confirmed the dates for each round of the 2020/21 competition as follows:
First-round proper: Saturday 7 November 2020
Second round proper: Saturday 28 November 2020
Third round proper: Saturday 9 January 2021
Fourth round proper: Saturday 23 January 2021
Fifth-round proper: Wednesday 10 February 2021
Quarter-finals: Saturday 20 March 2021
Semi-finals: Saturday 17 April 2021
The Final: Saturday 15 May 2021