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FA Cup Draw: Dates, fixtures and format

Here are all the details you need for the 2023/24 FA Cup following the semi-final draw.

FA Cup Start Date

The FA Cup began the earliest stages of this years tournament on Saturday 5th August 2023, with the first round proper kicking off on Saturday 4th November.

The competition is now entering the semi-final stage, with Premier League and Championship clubs involved and the competition whittled down to four teams.

FA Cup Draw Date

The FA Cup semi-final draw took place after Manchester United v Liverpool on Sunday 17th March.

FA Cup semi-final draw

  • Coventry City v Manchester United
  • Manchester City v Chelsea

Watch selected FA Cup fixtures live at bet365 (Live Streaming Rules apply).

FA Cup round-by-round dates

First Round QualifyingSaturday 2nd September
Second Round QualifyingSaturday 16th September
Third Round QualifyingSaturday 30th September
Fourth Round QualifyingSaturday 14th October
First Round Saturday 4th November
Second Round Saturday 2nd December
Third RoundSaturday 6th January 2024
Fourth RoundSaturday 27th January 2024
Fifth RoundWednesday 28th February 2024
Quarter-FinalSaturday 16th March 2024
Semi-Final Saturday 20th April 2024
FinalSaturday 25th May 2024

FA Cup Final Date

The FA Cup final will be staged at Wembley Stadium on Saturday 25th May 2024 with the kick-off time TBC.

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