Get set for the world’s most famous domestic cup competition’s return to our screens by streaming and liking the Official Emirates FA Cup Playlist.
This weekend sees teams from League One and Two enter the 2018/19 edition of competition in the First Round proper, along with 48 Non-League sides. All will be hoping to reach the lucrative third round, with Premier League sides including Cup holders Chelsea entering the competition at that stage.
Highlights and coverage of select games from the First Round onwards will be shown by BBC and BT Sport. AFC Wimbledon kick off the first round action on Friday night as they make the trip to Bostik Premier League outfit Haringey Borough, who play in the seventh tier of the English football pyramid.
The biggest artists come out to support Emirates FA Cup, with the #CupMusic playlist featuring some the hottest new tracks . The playlist is topped by the hymn ‘Abide With Me’, which has been associated with the competition since 1927. Since then it has been traditionally sung before the start of the final.
This year’s playlist features some of the biggest new releases of the year from the likes of The Prodigy, Miles Kane, Rudimental, Sigala, Richard Ashcroft, Olly Murs, Armin van Buuren, Ian Brown, The 1975, Van Morrison, IDLES and many more.