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F A Cup: Man U To Face Chelsea Again, Arsenal Pitch With Man City

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On the road to Wembley, Manchester United will face Chelsea for the fourth time this season and Arsenal will play the last champion Manchester City in the semi-finals of the FA Cup.

The draw features three of the Cup's four most successful sides, with Arsenal the record 13-time winners.

United, who beat Norwich to reach the last four, have won it 12 times, while Chelsea, who edged past Leicester in the quarter-finals, have eight wins. The two match will be played at Wembley on the weekend of 18 and 19 July while the final is scheduled for Saturday, 1 August at the same venue.

The draw was made at half-time in the game between City and Newcastle, which Pep Guardiola's side won 2-0.

The semi-final between United and Chelsea will be a repeat of the 2018 final, which was won by the Blues, it will be noted that United and Chelsea have met three this season and United won all the three.





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FA CUP ROUND 4 FIXTURE; ARSENAL TO PLAY MAN U

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The English FA Cup round of 4 fixtures was drawn yesterday and below is how the team will meet.

Swansea City v Gillingham

 

AFC Wimbledon v West Ham

 

Shrewsbury Town/Stoke City v Wolves

 

Millwall v Everton

 

Brighton and Hove Albion v West Brom

 

Bristol City v Bolton Wanderers

 

Accrington Stanley v Derby County/Southampton

 

Doncaster Rovers v Oldham Athletic

 

Chelsea v Sheffield Wednesday/Luton Town

 

Newcastle United/Blackburn Rovers v Watford

 

Middlesbrough v Newport County

Manchester City v Burnley

 

Barnet v Brentford

 

Portsmouth v QPR

 

Arsenal v Manchester United

 

Crystal Palace v Tottenham

 

Fourth-round ties will be played between January 25 to 28.

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FA Cup third-round draw: Liverpool vs Everton, Man Utd vs Derby, Forest vs Arsenal

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The two rivals will meet at Anfield as Premier League and Championship clubs enter the competition, while Brighton host enemies Crystal Palace

Liverpool will take on Everton in a Merseyside derby in the third round of the FA Cup.
 
It is not the only grudge match that will occur in early January as Premier League and Championship teams enter the competition, with Crystal Palace set to visit Brighton.
 
Arsenal face a trip to second-tier club Nottingham Forest, while Forest's Midlands rivals Derby County also landed a plum draw away to Manchester United.
 
Tottenham will be at home to League One outfit AFC Wimbledon and Manchester City face a stern test in Premier League overachievers Burnley.
 
The third-round draw in full
 
Ipswich Town vs Sheffield United
 
Watford vs Bristol City
 
Birmingham City vs Burton Albion
 
Liverpool vs Everton
 
Brighton & Hove Albion vs Crystal Palace
 
Aston Villa vs Woking or Peterborough United
 
Bournemouth vs AFC Fylde or Wigan
 
Coventry City vs Stoke City
 
Newport County vs Leeds United
 
Bolton Wanderers vs Huddersfield Town
 
Port Vale vs Bradford City
 
Nottingham Forest vs Arsenal
 
Brentford vs Notts County
 
Queens Park Rangers vs MK Dons
 
Manchester United vs Derby County
 
Forest Green Rovers or Exeter City vs West Bromwich Albion
 
Doncaster Rovers vs Slough Town or Rochdale
 
Tottenham Hotspur vs AFC Wimbledon
 
Middlesbrough vs Sunderland
 
Fleetwood or Hereford vs Leicester City
 
Blackburn Rovers or Crewe Alexandra vs Hull City
 
Cardiff City vs Mansfield Town
 
Manchester City vs Burnley
 
Shrewsbury Town vs West Ham United
 
Wolverhampton Wanderers vs Swansea City
 
Stevenage vs Reading
 
Newcastle United vs Luton Town
 
Millwall vs Barnsley
 
Fulham vs Southampton
 
Wycombe Wanderers vs Preston North End
 
Norwich City vs Chelsea
 
Gillingham or Carlisle United vs Sheffield Wednesday
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Afcon2019: Rohr names 23 Man list To Face Seychelles

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The Nigerian Super Eagles head coach, Gernot Rohr has released the 23-man squad list for AFCON 2019 qualifier against Seychelles and Friendly against Egypt's Pharaoh.

 

In the list, the new invitees are Paul Onuachu & Val Ozornwafor as Villareal's Nigerian Robben Samuel Chukwueze dropped.

Both matches are taking place in Asaba in some days time.

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