Sixth round draw: Reds or Brighton v Stoke City

LIVERPOOL face Brighton and Hove Albion in today’s fifth round at Anfield but football being what it is these days the draw for the sixth round took place before that game has even kicked off.

The winners of Liverpool’s match will be at home, against Stoke City.

If Liverpool do make it through to the next round it will be fourth round in a row that both Merseyside teams are to play at home in the cup in the same weekend. The blues drew Sunderland.

If Chelsea beat Birmingham in their replay they’ll host Leicester. Meanwhile Bolton Wanderers will travel to play Stevenage or Spurs.

The games are set to be played over the weekend of March 17th and 18th.