FA Cup – key dates

Quarter-finals: June 27/28

Semi-finals: July 18/19

Final: August 1

LEICESTER TEAM NEWS

Team to play Chelsea: Schmeichel, Justin, Evans, Soyuncu, Chilwell, Ndidi, Praet, Tielemans, Perez, Barnes, Vardy.

Subs: Ward, Morgan, Bennett, Fuchs, Choudhury, Mendy, Gray, Albrighton, Iheanacho.


CHELSEA TEAM NEWS

Team to play Leicester: Caballero, James, Rudiger, Zouma, Emerson, Kante, Gilmour, Willian, Mount, Pulisic, Abraham.

Subs: Kepa, Alonso, Azpilicueta, Jorginho, Barkley, Loftus-Cheek, Kovacic, Pedro, Giroud.

1 min

The players take a knee just before kick off.
Chelsea, get us under way.

5 min

Barnes takes a good touch this time – before aiming for Vardy, but Caballero sticks a hand out to push the ball away.

12 min

Rudiger long ball heads down the field, looking for Abraham but but the pass rolls safely into the goalkeeper’s hands.

16 min

Free kick for Chelsea now as Pulisic goes over after a foul from Chilwell. 

24 min

Soyuncu’s booking means that if Leicester win today, he will miss the semi final. 

31 min

Incredible save from Schmeichel from a pass from Mount to find Pulisic, who takes a few strides before lashing the ball goalwards.

37 min

Good defending from Rudiger again as Leicester once again get away from a corner. 

45 min

Vardy cannot quite get his effort on target but he cannot make the right connection with his left foot and the ball bobbles past the far post. 

45 + 1 min

One minute added on.

HT: LEICESTER 0-0 CHELSEA

46 min

Leicester then get us back under way.

53 min

Pulisic passes the ball over the top for however, Abraham was leaning just too far forward as Pulisic put the ball into his path and the offside flag is up. 

55 min

Abraham has the ball in the back of the net but he’s once again offside!

60 min

Barnes feeds Chilwell down the left-hand side with the full-back but it dinks off the top of the crossbar.

GOAL! LEICESTER 0-1 CHELSEA (Barkley, 63) 

72 min

Loftus-Cheek comes on in the pouring Leicester rain, replacing the impressive Pulisic. 

77 min

Another Leicester change now as Barnes makes way for Gray.

Pedro comes on for Willian. 

85 min

Leicester are really piling on the pressure now as they look for an equaliser to force extra time. 

90 min

Four minutes of added time.

FT: LEICESTER 0-1 CHELSEA

Chelsea are into the FA Cup semi-finals, knocking out Leicester once again. 

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