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FA Cup fixtures on TV – how to watch live games and more

FA Cup fixtures will be shown live on TV in the weeks ahead and we've got the full round-up of TV details.

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Published: Friday, 16th April 2021 at 12:20 pm

The FA Cup has boiled down to just two teams, one match and date with destiny for two squads of players itching to wrap their hands around silverware this May.


Chelsea – one of the big six teams currently in the bad books over their Super League proposal plans – will face Leicester in the showpiece game of English football.

Neither side is invincible, both have wobbled in recent weeks, and both will feel they have a chance at bringing home the trophy for their fans during the most turbulent season in modern football history.

The Blues last won the cup in 2018 and were defeated in last year's final by Arsenal in front of a crowd of zero due to COVID restrictions.

Up to 21,000 fans will be permitted inside Wembley Stadium for this year's huge encounter as lockdown restrictions begin to lift.

Leicester haven't lifted silverware since their remarkable Premier League title win in 2016 but their continued establishing process among the elite of English football would be boosted with a victory here.

You can expect plenty of drama and we've got all the TV details across BBC and BT Sport platforms so you won't miss a moment. brings you all the FA Cup fixtures on TV and full broadcast information.

How to watch FA Cup on TV in UK

Games are split between BBC and BT Sport meaning you'll be able to watch plenty of action on free-to-air TV.

There are multiple ways to get BT Sport. If you already have BT Broadband, you can add BT TV and Sport to your existing contract from just £15 per month. You can add the ‘Big Sport’ package for £40 per month which includes all BT Sport and 11 Sky Sports channels via a NOW TV pass.

Live stream FA Cup online

BBC iPlayer has also shown games online in 2020/21.

You can watch matches with a BT Sport monthly pass without signing up to a contract.

Regular subscribers can also stream matches via the BT Sport website or BT Sport app on a variety of devices including laptops, smartphones and tablets.

FA Cup fixtures on TV – Final

Saturday 15th May

Chelsea v Leicester (5:30pm) BBC One / BBC iPlayer / BT Sport 1

Check out the Premier League fixtures for a full list of games coming up on TV next weekend.


If you’re looking for something else to watch, check out our TV Guide.


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