- Chelsea will play Manchester United whereas Arsenal will tackle both Manchester City or Newcastle United in the final 4 of the FA Cup.
Modified 29 Jun 2020, 00:20 IST
Manchester United will tackle Chelsea as Arsenal face Newcastle United or holders Manchester City in the FA Cup semi-finals.
With 5 Premier League groups remaining in the hat, the draw came about at half-time throughout City’s conflict with Newcastle at St James’ Park – Pep Guardiola’s facet having taken a 1-Zero lead into the interval due to Kevin De Bruyne’s penalty.
United – who wanted extra-time to see off Norwich City on Saturday, with Harry Maguire scoring late in a 2-1 win – had been drawn first and can go up against Frank Lampard’s facet, who defeated Leicester City 1-Zero on Sunday.
It is a repeat of the 2017-18 FA Cup ultimate, which Chelsea gained 1-Zero beneath Antonio Conte.
— The Emirates FA Cup (@EmiratesFACup) June 28, 2020
Arsenal required a stoppage-time effort from Dani Ceballos to e-book their place in the final 4, with the Gunners’ winner against Sheffield United coming simply 4 minutes after David McGoldrick had struck a late equaliser.
The semi-final ties will likely be performed behind closed doorways at Wembley Stadium on July 18 and 19, with the ultimate scheduled for August 1.
Published 29 Jun 2020, 00:20 IST
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