Video: FA Cup preview – 16/17 February

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This weekend’s FA Cup fifth round matches kick-off at Luton Town, with the Conference outfit looking to pull off another upset against Millwall.

The Hatters knocked Norwich City out of the competition at the last stage, and will hope to repeat the trick against Kenny Jackett’s Lions.

Arsenal host Blackburn Rovers and MK Dons face Barnsley in the three o’clock kick-offs, and Arsene Wenger will be hoping to get his side a step closer to some silverware.

Everton’s trip to Oldham Athletic completes the day’s matches, with the Latics looking to knock another Merseyside team out of the competition following their victory against Liverpool.

Chelsea’s match against Brentford is the only fourth round replay of the day, with the winner set to face Middlesbrough a week on Wednesday.

Rafa Benitez will fancy his side’s chances against the League One outfit, although the Blues survived a big scare on their trip to Griffin Park.

Manchester City then host Leeds United in the pick of the fixtures for the neutral, before Wigan’s trip to Huddersfield completes the weekend action.

Manchester United host Reading on Monday night.

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