2010â€“11 FA Cup
The FA Cup 2010/11 was the 130th edition of the world's oldest football cup tournament; The Football Association Challenge Cup, or FA Cup. This Cup season began with 759 clubs.
The cup competition was launched on August 14, 2010 with the Extra Preliminary Round and ended with the final at Wembley Stadium in London on May 14, 2011. The winner of the competition was Manchester City.
Complete overview at: FA Cup
The FA Cup is played in rounds. Can participate, each team that has a given level of performance and has an adequate pitch. The game is played i.d.R. with only one leg. When draw a second leg takes place. The return game also ends in a draw the game goes into extra time and penalties. This mode goes up to the sixth main round. From the semi-finals, there is only a game, if necessary, with extra time and penalties.
Some teams are exempted from certain rounds:
- In the second qualifying round, the teams of the Conference North / South (6th flight of English league operations ) are added.
- In the fourth qualifying round, the teams of the National Conference will be added (5th flight of English league operation ).
- In the first round the teams in the League 1 and 2 Football League ( 3rd and 4th flight of the English league operations ) are added.
- In the third main round on the first weekend of January, the teams of the Football League Championship will be added (2nd flight of English league operation ) and the Premier League (1st flight of English league operation )
The semi-final matches will be on neutral ground, the final at Wembley Stadium.
Each winner receives a premium from the television money, which is staggered after round.
First Main Round
In the first round enter each of 24 teams in the Football League One and Two in the competition.
The draw took place on 24 October 2010. The games were held on 6 and 7 November 2010.
Second Main Round
The games were completed on November 29, 2010 at 26.
Third main round
In this round, the teams enter the FA Premier League (20 teams) and the teams of the Football League Championship (24 teams) in the competition.
The draw was held on 28 November 2010.
The games were completed on 8 and 9 January 2011.
Fourth Main Round
The draw took place on January 9, 2011.
The games were completed on 29 and 30 January 2011.
Fifth Main Round
The draw took place on 30 January 2011.
The games were completed from 19 to 21 February 2011.
Sixth Main Round
The draw took place on February 20, 2011.
The games were completed on March 12 and 13, 2011.
The draw took place on 13 March 2011.
The games were completed on April 16 and 17, 2011.