FA Cup 2021/22: Fixtures, Dates, Draw, Results, Odds And Everything You Need To Know

FA Cup Trophy 2021/22 Season

The 2021/22 campaign is here and we have all the information you need to know surrounding the FA Cup.

With fans set to return in full capacity this season, the true spirit of competitive football is back and nothing beats the magic of FA Cup action. 

From non-league shocks to Wembley Stadium triumphs, fans are treated to exciting, end-to-end action regardless of which round of the competition it is.

Last season, Brendan Rodgers' Leicester City triumphed in the FA Cup final over Chelsea to lift the trophy for the first time in their history - but who will come out on top in 2021/22? 

Leicester City players celebrate after winning the 2021 FA Cup Final

Speaking of history, Arsenal remains the most successful club in the competition after winning the FA Cup 14 times throughout their illustrious career. Manchester United remain a close second with 12 titles.

After launching all the way back in 1871, the FA Cup is now considered one of the most prestigious trophies in the country.

Here is everything you need to know about the FA Cup 2021/22 campaign:


Here are the dates for all of the FA Cup rounds for 2021/22: 

  • Extra Preliminary Round -  Saturday 7 August 2021
  • Preliminary Round - Saturday 21 August 2021
  • First Round Qualifying - Saturday 4 September 2021
  • Second Round Qualifying  - Saturday 18 September 2021
  • Third Round Qualifying - Saturday 2 October 2021
  • Fourth Round Qualifying - Saturday 16 October 2021
  • First Round - Saturday 6 November 2021
  • Second Round - Saturday 4 December 2021
  • Third Round - Saturday 8 January 2022
  • Fourth Round - Saturday 5 February 2022
  • Fifth Round - Wednesday 2 March 2022
  • Quarter-Final - Saturday 19 March 2022
  • Semi-Final - Saturday 16 April 2022
  • Final - Saturday 14 May 2022


Here is a full list of fixtures for the FA Cup Third Round:

(These ties will be played the weekend commencing Saturday 8th January)

Saturday 8th January

Please note that these fixtures have yet to be confirmed with dates, so please hold tight until further confirmation.

  • Boreham Wood or St Albans City v AFC Wimbledon
  • Yeovil Town v Bournemouth
  • Stoke City v Leyton Orient
  • Swansea City v Southampton
  • Chelsea v Chesterfield
  • Liverpool v Shrewsbury Town
  • Cardiff City v Preston North End
  • Coventry City v Derby County
  • Burnley v Huddersfield Town
  • West Brom v Brighton
  • Kidderminster Harriers v Reading
  • Leicester City v Watford
  • Mansfield Town v Middlesbrough
  • Hartlepool United v Blackpool
  • Hull City v Everton
  • Bristol City v Fulham
  • Tottenham v Morecambe
  • Millwall v Crystal Palace
  • Port Vale v Brentford
  • Swindon Town v Manchester City
  • Wigan Athletic v Blackburn Rovers
  • Luton Town v Harrogate Town
  • Birmingham City v Plymouth Argyle
  • Manchester United v Aston Villa
  • Wolves v Sheffield United
  • Newcastle United v Cambridge United
  • Barnsley v Ipswich Town or Barrow
  • Peterborough United v Bristol Rovers
  • West Ham v Leeds United
  • Queens Park Rangers v Rotherham United
  • Charlton Athletic v Norwich City
  • Nottingham Forest v Arsenal


Here are the results from the FA Cup Second Round:

Friday 3rd December

  • Gateshead 0-2 Charlton Athletic
  • Rotherham United 1-0 Stockport County

Saturday 4th December

  • Buxton 0-1 Morecambe
  • AFC Wimbledon 4-3 Cheltenham Town
  • Bristol Rovers 2-1 Sutton United
  • Burton Albion 1-2 Port Vale
  • Cambridge United 2-1 Exeter City
  • Carlisle United 1-2 Shrewsbury Town
  • Doncaster Rovers 2-3 Mansfield Town
  • Ipswich Town 0-0 Barrow
  • Leyton Orient 4-0 Tranmere Rovers
  • Lincoln City 0-1 Hartlepool United
  • Portsmouth 1-2 Harrogate Town
  • Walsall 1-2 Swindon Town
  • Yeovil Town 1-0 Stevenage

Sunday 5th December

  • Rochdale 1-2 Plymouth Argyle
  • Colchester United 1-2 Wigan Athletic
  • Kidderminster Harriers 2-0 FC Halifax Town
  • Salford City 0-2 Chesterfield

Monday 6th December

  • Boreham Wood 4-0 St Albans
FA Cup Trophy on stand for 2021/22 season


The draw for the Fourth Round of the FA Cup is likely to take place on Monday 10th January 2022. 

Once we get official confirmation, we will update this page.


Here are the latest betting odds for the favourites to win the FA Cup in the 2021/22 campaign: 

So, who do you have as your pick to win the 2021/22 FA Cup? You can keep up to date with all of the latest football news and rumours right here at GiveMeSport.

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