Lyon face Sedan in French Cup semi-finals

April 17, 2008

PARIS, April 17 (Reuters) - Olympique Lyon will host second division Sedan and Paris St Germain visit second division Amiens in the French Cup semi-finals next month.

Ligue 1 leaders Lyon, chasing their first League and Cup double, were handed the home tie in Thursday's draw after going through with a 1-0 quarter-final win over Metz on Tuesday.

Sedan advanced with an upset victory at Girondins Bordeaux where they won on penalties after a 0-0 draw on Wednesday.

Amiens beat fellow Ligue 2 side Dijon 1-0 in Tuesday's other quarter-final while Ligue 1 strugglers PSG qualified on Wednesday with a 1-0 win over fifth division amateurs Carquefou.

The semi-finals will be played on May 6 and 7 and the final on May 24 at the Stade de France.