FA Cup: Chelsea to face Spurs in semi-finals

FA Cup: Chelsea to face Spurs in semi-finals

 London rivals Chelsea and Tottenham have been drawn against each other in the FA Cup semifi-finals.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the draw took place at Stamford Bridge on Monday after the quarter-final between Chelsea and holders Manchester United.

Monday’s draw was hosted by BT Sport’s Jake Humphrey and made by FA Cup winners Ruud Gullit, a former Chelsea player and manager, and Phil Neville, the ex-Manchester United defender.

Chelsea knocked out Manchester United out of the FA Cup after defeating the Red Devils 1-0 in the quarterfinals at Stamford Bridge.

Four  of the Premier League’s top six teams were left in the competition, after Arsenal beat no-league Lincoln City and Tottenham ousted Millwall.

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Those four  clubs have won the FA Cup a combined 44 times, including 12 of the past 15.

NAN also reports that Arsenal will face Manchester City in the other last-four tie.

Both semi-finals will be played at Wembley on the weekend of April 22 and 23. (NAN)

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