Why MU not play against Chelsea in the FA Cup if drawing at Stamford Bridge

Why MU not play against Chelsea in the FA Cup if drawing at Stamford Bridge

If the confrontation with Chelsea at Stamford Bridge has a tie, MU will not have to go through the replay like the previous regulations in the FA Cup.
MU will seek to recover from the first defeat under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer by beating Chelsea in the FA Cup fifth round on Monday night.

Notably, due to the rule change introduced by the FA in December, a draw result after 90 minutes will be decided to win or lose in this match.

MU có lợi thế gì ở lịch thi đấu còn lại trong cuộc đua top 4 với Chelsea và Arsenal?

Since this season, the replay has been eliminated from the FA Cup from round 5 onwards. That means if MU and Chelsea remain deadlocked when the whistle ends. The extra time and then the 11m penalty shootout will be used to determine who will be in the quarterfinals.

Therefore, this confrontation is only played at Stamford Bridge, where the result is likely to save both teams from having to play another match as they are competing with each other for the top 4 Premier League position.

The FA has chosen to eliminate the match again a year earlier than originally intended to reduce schedule congestion. There are six Premier League teams that qualify for the European Cup knockout round, including the Champions League, the Europa League and a Premier League midweek round at the end of February and March.

This season, if the 5 FA Cups finish with a tie after 90 minutes. The prize fund of £ 360,000 will be split with 75 percent belonging to the winner and the remaining 25 percent to the loser.

Next season, Round 5 will switch to mid-week play and there will be no replay due to the 2-week break in between seasons.

MU có lợi thế gì ở lịch thi đấu còn lại trong cuộc đua top 4 với Chelsea và Arsenal?

Thus, MU is holding itself in the hands of more than two rivals when confronting both Arsenal and Chelsea. That is which victory in these matches can guarantee them the fourth place overall.

But MU also had the toughest race due to facing 4 of the 6 leading teams in the remaining matches, while Arsenal faced 2 and Chelsea was 3.

Tottenham reached the FA Cup semi-final after a strong victory against Swansea

Tottenham reached the FA Cup semi-final after a strong victory against Swansea

Tottenham won convincingly Swansea City to enroll in the FA Cup semi-finals. Leaving behind the Champions League defeat, Tottenham set very high determination before the trip to the field of Swansea City. They immediately displayed superiority in controlling the match.

By the 10th minute, the score was open for the team. The goal came after the shot of the Danish midfielder. Having a goal in the lead, the better Tottenham plays.

Danh sách cầu thủ Tottenham mùa giải 2019/20

However, they also had to wait until the first minute of injury time for the first half to get another goal. It was a beautiful goal again. Lamela played in front of the Swansea penalty area and then skillfully corrected it into the far corner, causing the opponent to keep watch.

In the second half, host Swansea joined better than the first half. However, coordination situations still proved lacking in sharpness and inaccessibility to the Tottenham goal.

While playing well, Swansea had to accept the third goal. Moura released the second ball for Eriksen to finish a powerful shot against Swansea. Winning 3-0, Tottenham entered the semi-finals.

In the first minutes of the second half, Swansea was entering quite well. However, the road to his goal was still far away. Tottenham had cornered Swansea from the start and the result was Eriksen’s opening goal. The Danish midfielder has a high-class curler after a combination with Lamela.

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Although to losing Juventus 1-2 at home in the second leg of the Champions League round of 16. Tottenham still maintains a high level at domestic playgrounds.

Spurs owns a series of 17 unbeaten matches in domestic arenas, including 12 wins. There was another beautiful goal. Lamela played in front of the Swansea penalty area and then skillfully corrected it into the far corner, causing the opponent to keep watch.

According to Asia, Swansea won 13, losing 7 in the last 20 matches. Tottenham won 11, lost 9 in the last 20 matches.