FA Cup semi final draw in full: Manchester United get easy path to final as Chelsea get daunting Manchester City tie

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FA Cup semi final draw in full: Manchester United get easy path to final as Chelsea get daunting Manchester City tie

Ayoola Kelechi 20:03 - 17.03.2024

Manchester United have been handed a favourable FA Cup semifinal tie after beating Liverpool, while Chelsea and Manchester City face off for a place in the final

The draw for the semi-finals of the FA Cup has just taken place, setting the stage for two captivating matchups that promise to deliver excitement and drama to football fans worldwide. 

As the road to Wembley reaches its climax, the semifinal draw has produced intriguing fixtures that will test the mettle of the remaining contenders.

Coventry City vs Manchester United

Coventry City, the underdogs who have captured the imagination of football fans with their fairy-tale run in the competition, will face a formidable challenge as they take on Manchester United

The Sky Blues, having stunned Wolves with two late goals in the quarter-finals, will now face the Red Devils at Wembley on April 20th. Despite being labeled as the 'easy path to the final' for Manchester United, Coventry will be eager to defy the odds and continue their remarkable journey in the FA Cup.

Manchester City vs Chelsea

In what promises to be a blockbuster showdown, Manchester City will lock horns with Chelsea in a highly anticipated clash at Wembley on April 21st. Both teams showcased their quality and determination in the quarter-finals, with Manchester City cruising past Newcastle United and Chelsea edging past Championship outfit Leicester City with two late goals. 

The prospect of a Manchester Derby was on the cards, but instead, Chelsea will face the daunting task of overcoming the reigning Premier League champions in their quest for FA Cup glory.

High Stakes at Wembley

With a place in the FA Cup final at stake, the semi-final ties at Wembley will be filled with tension and excitement as the four remaining teams vie for silverware. Coventry City will look to continue their dream run, while Manchester United, Manchester City, and Chelsea will be determined to assert their dominance and secure a spot in the final showdown.

As the FA Cup semifinals draw near, anticipation mounts for two thrilling encounters that will capture the imagination of football enthusiasts around the world. With Coventry City aiming to upset the odds against Manchester United and Manchester City and Chelsea locking horns in a heavyweight battle, the stage is set for an unforgettable weekend of football at Wembley. 

Who will emerge victorious and book their place in the final? The answer awaits as the drama unfolds on April 20th and 21st.

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