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EMIRATES FA CUP 2020/21 DETAILS CONFIRMED

Brentford to enter in Third Round Proper on Saturday 9 January 2021

14 August 2020

The Emirates FA Cup schedule for the 2020-21 season has been confirmed, with the competition due to start on Tuesday 1 September and the Final taking place on Saturday 15 May 2021. The list of accepted clubs and round exemptions has also been released, while the early draws for the extra preliminary and preliminary rounds will be released on Tuesday 18 August. Brentford will enter the competition at the Third Round Proper stage at the start of 2021.

In order to assist in easing pressure on the football schedule, there will be no replays for the 2020/21 season.

The schedule for the 2020-21 season is as follows:

  • Extra preliminary round: Tuesday 1 September 2020  
  • Preliminary round: Saturday 12 September 2020         
  • First round qualifying: Tuesday 22 September 2020  
  • Second round qualifying: Saturday 3 October 2020    
  • Third round qualifying: Tuesday 13 October 2020     
  • Fourth round qualifying: Saturday 24 October 2020
  • 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
  • Sixth round proper: Saturday 20 March 2021 
  • Semi-finals: Saturday 17 April 2021 
  • The Final: Saturday 15 May 2021  

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