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When is the FA Cup sixth round draw?

When is the FA Cup sixth round draw?
Manchester City moved into the sixth round of the FA Cup with a 3-1 win over Swansea City.

Goals from Kyle Walker, Raheem Sterling and Gabriel Jesus sealed the victory against the high-flying Championship outfit and Pep Guardiola’s side can now look forward to the last eight of the competition.

Here is everything you need to know ahead of quarter-final the draw.

When is the FA Cup sixth-round draw?

The draw will take place on Thursday 11 February and is due to start at 19:45 (UK), following the conclusion of Wolverhampton Wanderers v Southampton and before Barnsley host Chelsea in the final fifth round fixture.

Should Wolves’ clash with the Saints go to extra-time, the draw will take place once that game has ended.

How can I watch it?

In the UK, the draw will be broadcast live on BT Sport.

Reshmin Chowdhury will host proceedings, whilst former Chelsea and England midfielder Karen Carney will be responsible for drawing the balls out.

If you don’t have a BT Sport subscription, you can watch the draw via the FA Cup’s official YouTube channel or on its Facebook and Twitter pages.

We will bring you news of City’s opponents on, the official app and Twitter: @ManCity, as soon as the draw is made.

What ball number are City?

We are ball No. 7.

When will the sixth-round ties be played?

The next stage of the competition is scheduled for the weekend of 20/21 March.

City are currently due to play Wolves in the Premier League on the Saturday.

Who can City face?

The ball numbers for the sixth-round draw are:

1. AFC Bournemouth
2. Manchester United
3. Sheffield United
4. Wolverhampton Wanderers or Southampton
5. Barnsley or Chelsea
6. Everton 
7. Manchester City
8. Leicester City

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