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Norwich or Newcastle to host Bury or Birmingham in FA Youth Cup sixth round – ahead of potential semi-final against Tottenham or Chelsea

PUBLISHED: 14:16 05 February 2018 | UPDATED: 15:32 05 February 2018

Timi Odusina celebrates putting Norwich ahead during extra-time against Derby in the fourth round of the FA Youth Cup at Carrow Road. 
Picture: Nick Butcher

Timi Odusina celebrates putting Norwich ahead during extra-time against Derby in the fourth round of the FA Youth Cup at Carrow Road. Picture: Nick Butcher

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Another Carrow Road tie will be the prize for Norwich City Under-18s if they can beat Newcastle to continue their FA Youth Cup adventure on Wednesday night.

David Wright’s squad host the Magpies in the fifth round, having beaten Barnsley 4-1 in the third round and Derby 4-2 after extra-time in the fourth, both at Carrow Road.

Ahead of another home tie on Wednesday night, the Football Association has made the draw for the sixth round and the semi-finals.

Norwich or Newcastle will have a home tie in the last eight, against either Bury or Birmingham, by Saturday, March 3.

The winners of that tie will then take on the winner of Plymouth Argyle or Fulham against Tottenham Hotspur or Chelsea in the two-legged semi-finals, hosting the first leg, with the second leg to be played by Saturday, April 7.

THE SIXTH ROUND DRAW

1 Plymouth Argyle or Fulham v Tottenham Hotspur or Chelsea

2 Norwich City or Newcastle United v Bury or Birmingham City

3 Colchester United or Reading v Arsenal

4 Blackburn Rovers or Nottingham Forest v Blackpool

THE SEMI-FINAL FIRST LEG

1 Blackburn Rovers or Nottingham Forest or Blackpool v Colchester United or Reading or Arsenal

2 Norwich City or Newcastle United or Bury or Birmingham City v Plymouth Argyle or Fulham or Tottenham Hotspur or Chelsea

THE SEMI-FINAL SECOND LEG

1 Colchester United or Reading or Arsenal v Blackburn Rovers or Nottingham Forest or Blackpool

2 Plymouth Argyle or Fulham or Tottenham Hotspur or Chelsea v Norwich City or Newcastle United or Bury or Birmingham City

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