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Vitality Women’s FA Cup semi-final ties to be shown live on the BBC

The Football Association have confirmed in an official press release to FA Women’s Super League Full-Time that both Vitality Women’s FA Cup semi-final ties will be screened live on the BBC next week.

This weekend sees the quarter-final ties finally take place and the semi-finals will follow just a few days later as the competition is brought towards a conclusion following a six-month delay due to the Coronavirus pandemic.

The quarter-final ties see Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur contest a North London derby, Everton take on Chelsea at Goodison Park, Brighton & Hove Albion face Birmingham City and holders Manchester City travel to Leicester City.

The draw for the semi-finals has already taken place with Brighton & Hove Albion or Birmingham City hosting Everton or Chelsea and Leicester City or Manchester City taking on Arsenal or Tottenham Hotspur on home soil.

It has been confirmed that both semi-final ties will be broadcast live on the BBC, allowing all supporters to cheer on their respective sides to a potential Wembley final in November.

The first semi-final will be screened live on BBC Four at 7.15pm on Wednesday 30 September while the second tie will be broadcast live on BBC Two exactly 24 hours later.

The final is set to take place at Wembley Stadium on Sunday 1 November. At this stage, it is unknown whether any fans will be permitted to attend.

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