FA Cup fourth round preview: Banana skins await Premier League big boys

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The FA Cup takes center stage once again this weekend as plenty of Premier League teams are in action during fourth round play.

Manchester United head to second-tier Derby County on Friday to kick things off as a defiant Louis Van Gaal is fearing the sack but wants to see out the remainder of his contract despite the recent fan unrest about poor performances and results.

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On Saturday the bulk of the action takes place with Liverpool vs. West Ham United the pick of the three all-Premier League matches, plus Tottenham Hotspur head away to League One Colchester United and Arsenal host Championship promotion contenders Burnley. Everton face League Two Carlisle United on Sunday, while Chelsea also head on the road to play Championship strugglers MK Dons.

Click on the link above to follow the scores live, while below is a full list of the fixtures with games being played at 10 a.m. ET unless otherwise stated.

FA Cup fourth round

Friday
Derby County vs. Manchester United – 2:55 p.m. ET

Saturday
Colchester vs. Tottenham Hotspur – 7:45 a.m. ET
Arsenal vs. Burnley
Aston Villa vs. Manchester City
Bolton vs. Leeds
Bury vs. Hull City
Crystal Palace vs. Stoke City
Nottingham Forest vs. Watford
Oxford United vs. Blackburn Rovers
Portsmouth vs. Bournemouth
Reading vs. Walsall
Shrewsbury vs. Sheffield Wednesday
West Brom vs. Peterborough
Liverpool vs. West Ham United – 12:30 p.m. ET

Sunday
Carlisle vs. Everton – 8:30 a.m. ET
MK Dons vs. Chelsea – 11 a.m. ET