FA Cup: Man United face Chelsea, Arsenal take on Man City

Tanya Simon
June 30, 2020

The draw means Chelsea and Manchester United are meeting for the fourth successive season in the competition.

The final game of the stage between Newcastle and Manchester City also ended in City's favor, as they were 2-0 winners.

Manchester United will face Chelsea in the semi-finals of the FA Cup while Arsenal will take on holders Manchester City.

The much-awaited showdowns will be played at Wembley on the 18th and 19th of July.

Earlier today, Arsenal and Chelsea joined their Premier League rivals in the semi-finals after defeating Sheffield United (2-1) and Leicester City (1-0), respectively on the road.

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Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side Manchester United will play Frank Lampard's Chelsea in the semi-final of the 2019/20 FA Cup.

Pep Guardiola's team are looking to defend their crown, having beaten Watford in the decider previous year, but Arsenal are the FA Cup's most successful team, having won it 13 times in their history.

Harry Maguire sealed United's place in the semi-finals with an extra-time goal in Saturday's game on BBC One.

Arsenal required a stoppage-time effort from Dani Ceballos to book their place in the last four, with the Gunners' victor against Sheffield United coming just four minutes after David McGoldrick had struck a late equaliser.

Manchester City were too strong for home team Newcastle, going ahead 1-0 through a Kevin De Bruyne penalty in the 37th minute after a needless foul on Gabriel Jesus by Magpies defender Fabian Schär.

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