The draw for the sixth round proper and last eight of the FA Youth Cup has been made

Friday 28 Jan 2022
Ties in the FA Youth Cup sixth round proper will be played in February 2022

The draw for the sixth round proper of the FA Youth Cup was made on Friday morning, as the 2021-22 competition heads into its quarter-final stage.

Following a busy few weeks of ties in the fourth round in December and January, the only team confirmed in the last eight were Blackburn Rovers following their fifth round win over Sheffield Wednesday the previous evening.

But with plenty of action to come over the next two weeks, clubs now know who will could be up against for a place in the semi-final.


The draw

1 Blackburn Rovers v Nottingham Forest
2 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Brighton & Hove Albion
3 Manchester United v Leicester City
4 Chelsea v Blackpool 

All sixth round ties must be played by Saturday 26 February 2022.

When a match is drawn after 90 minutes, an extra 30 minutes shall be played (15 minutes each way), if the score is still level at the end of extra time, the winner shall be determined by a penalty shootout.

By Competitions department