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FA Cup | Man United to play Chelsea in semifinals

Chelsea's Christian Pulisic and Manchester United's Harry Maguire shake hands at the end of a match.

Chelsea's Christian Pulisic and Manchester United's Harry Maguire shake hands at the end of a match.   | Photo Credit: REUTERS

The matches will take place at Wembley over the July 18-19 weekend

The two most successful teams in the FA Cup have avoided each other in the semifinals after Sunday’s draw.

The 13-time champion Arsenal will play Newcastle or Manchester City, and 12-time winner Manchester United faces Chelsea.

The matches will take place at Wembley over the July 18-19 weekend.

Chelsea advanced to the last four with a 1-0 win at Leicester earlier Sunday. Dani Ceballos netted an injury-time winner for Arsenal in a 2-1 win at Sheffield United.

Later Sunday, Cup holder Manchester City was away to Newcastle in the remaining quarterfinal match.

Man United beat Norwich 2-1 on Saturday.

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