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Sutton United’s historic FA Cup fifth-round tie against Arsenal will be played on a Monday night after the BBC finally picked the non-league giant killers for TV coverage.

The lowest-ranked team left in the competition will sign off the Cup weekend on February 20 in a 7.55pm kick-off, after the quarter-final draw the night before.

BT Sport will televise the other National League side, Lincoln City, in their trip to Burnley in the Saturday 12.30 kick-off.


Sat 18 Feb – Burnley v Lincoln City (12:30, BT Sport)

Sat 18 Feb – Wolves v Chelsea (17:30, BT Sport)

Sun 19 Feb – Fulham v Tottenham (14:00, BBC One)

Sun 19 Feb – Blackburn v Manchester United (16:15, BT Sport – followed by sixth round draw)

Mon 20 Feb – Sutton United v Arsenal (19:55, BBC One)

*non-televised matches (played on Feb 18): Huddersfield v Manchester City; Middlesbrough v Oxford; Millwall v Leicester/Derby


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