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FA Cup giants: The big day out

ESPN staff
February 15, 2013
Manchester United have won the FA Cup 11 times © Getty Images

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The FA Cup fifth round sweeps across ESPN cameras this weekend, with victory guaranteeing the winners a huge tie in the quarter-finals.

Here, we take a look at the 10 most successful FA Cup sides of all time, giving the likes of Luton Town a taster of what might follow if they advance this weekend.

Chelsea are the current FA Cup holders © Getty Images

Manchester United

Cup triumphs: 11
Times in final: 18
Last won the Cup: 2004
Capacity: 76,000 (rounded to nearest 1,000)
Star Player: Robin van Persie
Manager: Sir Alex Ferguson


Cup triumphs: 10
Times in final: 17
Last won the Cup: 2005
Capacity: 60,000
Star Player: Jack Wilshere
Manager: Arsene Wenger

Tottenham Hotspur

Cup triumphs: 8
Times in final: 9
Last won the Cup: 1991
Capacity: 36,000
Star Player: Gareth Bale
Manager: Andre Villas-Boas


Cup triumphs: 7
Times in final: 14
Last won the Cup: 2006
Capacity: 46,000
Star Player: Luis Suarez
Manager: Brendan Rodgers


Cup triumphs: 7
Times in final: 11
Last won the Cup: 2012
Capacity: 42,000
Star Player: Juan Mata
Manager: Rafael Benitez

Aston Villa

Cup triumphs: 7
Times in final: 10
Last won the Cup: 1957
Capacity: 43,000
Star Player: Christian Benteke
Manager: Paul Lambert

Newcastle United

Cup triumphs: 6
Times in final: 13
Last won the Cup: 1955
Capacity: 52,000
Star Player: Yohan Cabaye
Manager: Alan Pardew

Blackburn Rovers

Cup triumphs: 6
Times in final: 8
Last won the Cup: 1928
Capacity: 31,000
Star Player: Jordan Rhodes
Manager: Michael Appleton


Cup triumphs: 5
Times in final: 13
Last won the Cup: 1995
Capacity: 40,000
Star Player: Leighton Baines
Manager: David Moyes

West Bromwich Albion

Cup triumphs: 5
Times in final: 10
Last won the Cup: 1968
Capacity: 26,000
Star Player: Romelu Lukaku
Manager: Steve Clarke

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