FA Cup: Man United to take on Chelsea as Arsenal battle Man City in semis

FA Cup: Man United to take on Chelsea as Arsenal battle Man City in semis

- FA Cup semifinal draws have been made

- Man United will battle Chelsea while Arsenal and Man City renew rivalry

- The matches will be played from Saturday, July 18, at Wembley Stadium

- Man City are the defending champions and will, therefore, be keen to retain the title

ManUnited will battle Chelsea in the FA Cup semi-finals as Arsenal entertain Man City in the other fixture.

United sealed a place in the semis after they stunned Norwich City 2-1 in the quarters played on Saturday, June 28.

However, they had to rely on a late goal from Harry Maguire to secure a hard-fought victory.

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Chelsea equally qualified for the last four in a similar version, with substitute Ross Barkley helping his side to a 1-0 slim win over Leicester City on Sunday, June 29.

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Arsenal on the other hand booked a place in the semis after they sunk Sheffield United 2-1 at Bramall Lane.

Nicolas Pepe and Dani Ceballos were both on target for the Gunners, with the latter netting the winner in injury time.

FA Cup: Man United to take on Chelsea as Arsenal battle Man City in semis

FA Cup: Four premier League clubs continue their quest to lift the title this season - credit: Getty Images
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Meanwhile, Man City had to wait later on Sunday to join Arsenal, Chelsea, and United in the semis.

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The semi-final fixtures are scheduled to be played between Saturday, July 18, and Sunday at Wembley.

Pep Guardiola's men are keen to defend the title having won it during the 2018/19 season.

Legit.ng earlier reported that Manchester City are through to the semifinal of this year's FA Cup championship following their 2-0 victory over Premier League rivals Newcastle United.

A goal each from Kevin De Bruyne and Raheem Sterling were all the Citizens needed to advance to the last four stage of the competition.

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City opened the scoring in the 37th minute through a stunning spot-kick from the Belgian who turned 29 on Sunday, June 28.

Gabriel Jesus won the penalty after been pushed in the 18-yard box and De Bruyne made no error in burying the ball into the back of the net properly.

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