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By David Wood for MailOnline

Published: 19:35 GMT, 26 March 2020 | Updated: 19:44 GMT, 26 March 2020

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The FA Cup final could be put back from May until October.

It came after the Football Association ruled that all football in England below the three divisions that make up the National League will end immediately and all results will be expunged due to the coronavirus outbreak.

The Football Association said it was 'reviewing all options' to complete the men's FA Cup, which had reached the quarter-final stage featuring Sheffield United v Arsenal., Newcastle United v Manchester City, Norwich City v and Leicester City v Chelsea. 

Holders Manchester City are among eight clubs through to the quarter-finals of the FA Cup

Holders Manchester City are among eight clubs through to the quarter-finals of the FA Cup

And that could mean the final could be delayed until the autumn, according to the Daily Mirror.

The FA statement read: 'Clubs involved are close to reaching a

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