The draw for the fifth round of FA Cup 2011 took place on the afternoon of Sunday 30th January, when the teams still in the competition were looking towards the Round of 16 for the tournament.
The tie of the round is most certainly to be played at Old Trafford, where Manchester United will host non-league Crawley Town, who are bidding to become the first side from out of the Football League to make the Quarter Final stage since the Second World War.
There will be one or two all Premier League ties, depending upon the outcome of the replay between Notts County and Manchester City: the winner of that match will face will face Aston Villa, at home. Fulham or Tottenham Hotspur will play Bolton Wanderers or Wigan Athletic, once those Fourth Round replays (and one late kick-off match) are concluded.
The winner of the Chelsea v Everton replay will be rewarded with a home fixture against Championship outfit, Reading. Arsenal will face Leyton Orient away from home.
Full details of the 2011 FA Cup Fifth Round Draw are detailed below.
Teams in the draw were:
- Crawley Town
- Brighton & Hove Albion
- Bolton Wanderers or Wigan Athletic
- Fulham or Tottenham Hotspur
- Everton or Chelsea
- Manchester United
- Leyton Orient
- Birmingham City
- Stoke City
- Notts County or Manchester City
- Aston Villa
- West Ham United
- Sheffield Wednesday
FA Cup 2011 Fifth Round Draw
FA Cup 2011 Fifth Round matches are to be played on 19th and 20th February 2011.
- West Ham v Burnley
- Notts County or Manchester City v Aston Villa
- Stoke City v Brighton & Hove Albion
- Birmingham City v Sheffield Wednesday
- Leyton Orient v Arsenal
- Everton or Chelsea v Reading
- Manchester United v Crawley Town
- Fulham or Tottenham Hotspur v Bolton Wanderers or Wigan Athletic