Town and Birmingham City will be ball number three in the draw
- Town/Birmingham City are ball number three
- You can watch the draw on BBC One from 7pm
- Match will take place across the weekend of 17-18 February 2018
Huddersfield Town and Birmingham City will be ball number three in the Emirates FA Cup Fifth Round draw this evening.
The draw will be shown live on the One Show on BBC One and will start at approximately 7.20pm, with Ruud Gullit and Robbie Savage drawing out the teams.
David Wagner’s side will be in the draw for the Fifth Round of the competition for the second successive season.
Town reached the Fifth Round of the competition in the 2016/17 campaign before being beaten in a replay by semi-finalists Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium.
Town beat Bolton Wanderers 2-1 at the Macron Stadium in the Third Round before drawing 1-1 with Sky Bet Championship side Birmingham City in the Fourth Round, meaning Town will face a replay at St. Andrew’s for a chance to progress further in the competition. Further details on the replay will be released shortly on htafc.com.
If Wagner’s side does progress into the Fifth Round, the match will take place across the weekend of Saturday 17 February 2018 and Sunday 18 February 2018.
Here’s a list of all the teams and their ball numbers for the Fifth Round draw:
1 West Bromwich Albion
2 Leicester City
3 Huddersfield Town or Birmingham City
4 Notts County or Swansea City
5 Manchester United
6 Sheffield Wednesday
7 Manchester City
8 Coventry City
9 Millwall or Rochdale
11 Brighton & Hove Albion
12 Wigan Athletic
13 Hull City
14 Newport County or Tottenham Hotspur
16 Sheffield United