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FA Cup Semi-Final Draw

FA Cup Semi-Final Draw


Stoke sealed their first FA Cup semi-final in 39 years after they edged past West Ham 2-1 at the Britannia Stadium.

The Potters will play Bolton who beat Carling Cup holders Birmingham in a thrilling encounter at St Andrews on Saturday.

Meanwhile Manchester United will play against bitter local rivals Manchester City.

United, who comfortably beat Arsenal 2-0 at Old Trafford on Saturday evening, were drawn against the winners of the sixth-round tie between City and Reading.

City eventually triumphed 1-0 over the Royals this afternoon thanks to Micah Richards' second-half header, securing the Manchester derby date at Wembley.

FA CUP SEMI-FINAL DRAW:
Manchester City v Manchester United
Bolton Wanderers v Stoke City

The ties will be played on the weekend of 16 and 17 April at Wembley Stadium.




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Writer:Ryan Kalisz
Date:Sunday March 13 2011
Time: 9:22PM

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