How to tune into Chelsea vs Man City FA Cup Semi-Final

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FA Cup action returns this weekend with the semi-finals set to take place.

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Chelsea will be taking on Man City, while Leicester face Southampton in two giant domestic matches.

Latest - City must bounce back after stunning Leeds defeat

The Premier League leaders lost for only the second time in 29 games in all competitions on Saturday as they were beaten 2-1 after Guardiola made seven changes to the side.

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CITY ON THE HUNT FOR QUADRUPLE: Pep Guardiola's men are in a great position heading into the business end of the season

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With a comfortable lead at the top of the table and Wednesday's quarter-final second leg against Borussia Dortmund to plan for amid a continuing quadruple bid, Guardiola could perhaps be forgiven for focusing his attention elsewhere.

Despite the shocking defeat to 10-man Leeds United, City could quickly turn things around by progressing through to the semi-finals of the Champions League, along with the final of the FA Cup in just a matter of days.


How to watch Chelsea vs Man City

Both FA Cup semi-finals will be shown live on BBC One, which is available to all viewers in the UK.

The game, a repeat of the 2018 final, will also be streamed on BBC iPlayer and online, with various commentary options.

BBC Chelsea vs Man City Schedule

Emirates FA Cup Semi-Final - Coverage to start from 4:30pm on Saturday, 17 April (BBC One)

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How to watch FA Cup Semi-Finals in the USA


FA Cup matches can be seen exclusively on ESPN+ in the US.

Both semi-finals will be streamed live in English and Spanish.

ESPN+ will also provide highlights and analysis of FA Cup games throughout the weekend on its "ESPN FC" show, including a special recap edition on Sunday, 18 April.

An ESPN+ subscription will cost you $5.99 per month or $59.99 annually.

It can also be bundled in with Disney+ and Hulu for $12.99 per month, or you can choose to remove the ads on Hulu for $18.99 per month.

Chelsea vs Man City FA Cup Semi-Final Date

Both of this season's FA Cup semi-finals will be held at Wembley Stadium and will go to extra-time and penalties if the scores are level after 90 minutes and extra time.

The FA Cup semi-final between Chelsea and Man City will take place on Saturday, 17 April, with the action set to kick-off at 5:30pm BST / 12:30pm EST.

Chelsea handed a massive injury blow ahead of FA Cup semi-finals

N'Golo Kante is out of Chelsea’s clash with West Brom – and is likely to miss next week’s Champions League quarter-final against Porto, along with the FA Cup semi-final against Man City.

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DOMESTIC GLORY: Could Pep Guardiola add yet another trophy to his City cabinet?

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The France midfielder suffered a torn hamstring on international duty and is training alone while he recovers. 

Better news for Thomas Tuchel is Thiago Silva’s return from a thigh injury and Tammy Abraham’s recovery from an ankle problem.

Find out all the latest news ahead of the next F1 race of the 2021 season here!