Semi-final draw

FA Cup Draw: Chelsea pull Villa, Harry reunion with Pompey?

March 7, 2010
By Soccernet staff

Holders Chelsea are set to face Aston Villa at Wembley after the draw for the semi-finals was completed after their 2-0 quarter-final defeat of Stoke City.

Aston Villa will face Chelsea.

Portsmouth, heading into administration, pulled one of Fulham or Spurs, who drew 0-0 at Craven Cottage on Saturday and are due to replay each other the week after next.

Should Spurs win that replay it could mean that Harry Redknapp will be facing the club he took to winning the FA Cup with in 2008.

For Aston Villa, Martin O'Neill will hope to overturn the disappointment of last week's Carling Cup Final defeat to Manchester United and reach the club's first final in this competition since 2000.

Ties to be played on weekend of April 10
Chelsea v Aston Villa
Portsmouth v Fulham or Tottenham Hotspur