FA Cup: Everything you need to know before the quarter-finals

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Dates: 27-28 June Coverage: Norwich v Manchester United live on BBC One on Saturday, 27 June (17:30 BST) – as well as Newcastle v Manchester City on Sunday, 28 June (18:30 BST).

Some 114 days after Manchester United won at Derby County in the fifth round on 5 March, the FA Cup resumes on Saturday with the first of four all-Premier League quarter-finals.

Norwich City’s game with 12-time winners United at Carrow Road (17:30 BST) – a match you can watch live on BBC One – marks the the return of the competition, which was stopped because of the coronavirus pandemic.

The BBC is also showing Newcastle United against holders Manchester City live – one of three ties on Sunday.

So who is left in the famous competition? Which two of the remaining eight teams are seeking to win it for the first time? When is the semi-final draw and when does the final take place? Will there be replays?

Here, BBC Sport tells you all you need to know as the FA Cup gets ready to return.

Why are the quarter-finals in June?

The draw for the quarter-finals took place on 4 March and the four ties were originally scheduled to be played on 21-22 March.

They were all postponed after football in England was suspended because of the coronavirus pandemic.

The FA announced at the end of May a provisional restart date of June 27-28,

FA Cup prize money
RoundAmount per club
Quarter-final winners£720,000
Semi-final losers£900,000
Semi-final winners£1.8m
FA Cup runners-up£1.8m
FA Cup winners£3.6m

How Norwich reached the quarter-finals
RoundOpponentsResult
Third RoundPreston (away)4-2
Fourth RoundBurnley (away)2-1
Fifth RoundTottenham (away)1-1 (won 3-2 on pens)

How Man Utd reached the quarter-finals
DateOpponentsVenue
Third RoundWolves (away)0-0
Third Round ReplayWolves (home)1-0
Fourth RoundTranmere Rovers (away)6-0
Fifth RoundDerby County (away)3-0

How Sheff Utd reached the quarter-finals
RoundOpponentsResult
Third RoundAFC Fylde (home)2-1
Fourth RoundMillwall (away)2-0
Fifth RoundReading (away)2-1 (after extra time)

How Arsenal reached the quarter-finals
RoundOpponentsResult
Third RoundLeeds United (home)1-0
Fourth RoundBournemouth (away)2-1
Fifth RoundPortsmouth (away)2-0

How Leicester reached the quarter-finals
RoundOpponentsResult
Third RoundWigan (home)2-0
Fourth RoundBrentford (away)1-0
Fifth RoundBirmingham City (home)1-0

How Chelsea reached the quarter-finals
RoundOpponentsResult
Third RoundNottingham Forest (home)2-0
Fourth RoundHull City (away)2-1
Fifth RoundLiverpool (home)2-0

How Newcastle reached the quarter-finals
DateOpponentsVenue
Third RoundRochdale (away)1-1
Third Round ReplayRochdale (home)4-1
Fourth RoundOxford United (home)0-0
Fourth Round ReplayOxford United (away)3-2 (after extra time)
Fifth RoundWest Brom (away)3-2

How Man City reached the quarter-finals
RoundOpponentsResult
Third RoundPort Vale (home)4-1
Fourth RoundFulham (home)4-0
Fifth RoundSheffield Wednesday (away)1-0