FA Cup semi-final ties confirmed

Ross Houston
June 30, 2020

Arsenal has won the FA Cup a record 13 times, one more than Manchester United _ which squeezed into the semis with an extra-time 2-1 win against 10-man Norwich on Saturday (Sunday NZ time).

The draws for the last four of the FA Cup has been conducted on Sunday.

Manchester United and Manchester City represent Manchester, while Arsenal and Chelsea hail from London.

With five Premier League teams remaining in the hat, the draw took place at half-time during City's clash with Newcastle at St James' Park - which Pep Guardiola's side went on to win 2-0.


Raheem Sterling added a fine second 22 minutes from time as City booked their a last-four slot.

The ties will be played on the 18th and 19th July.

Sheffield United's Oliver McBurnie (R) reacts after a FA Cup sixth round loss to Arsenal.

KDB has been directly involved in 30 goals in all competitions this season (12 goals, 18 assists), more than any other City player.


City, who beat Watford 6-0 in last year's final, were kept apart from arch-rivals Manchester United, who have been drawn to play Chelsea.

Striker Tammy Abraham had a goal ruled out for offside and then Barkley found space in the area to clip in Willian's measured cross past Kasper Schmeichel.

Arsenal progressed to the last four thanks to a late victor against Sheffield United on Sunday, with Dani Ceballos popping up with the decisive goal after Nicolas Pepe's first-half penalty was cancelled out by a David McGoldrick goal.


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