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Everything you need to know ahead of City's FA Cup semi-final with Arsenal...

When and where

Manchester City take on Arsenal for a place in the FA Cup final on Sunday 23 April (3pm) at Wembley Stadium.

The game will be broadcast live in the UK on BT Sport 1 but you can also follow the game here on our website or via our Matchday App. Find out where the game is being shown around the world with our global TV listings.

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Team news

Man City: John Stones (muscle) is out Ilkay Gundogan (knee) remains  sidelined for City. Gabriel Jesus faces a late fitness check.

Arsenal: Shkodran Mustafi, David Ospina (back), Santi Cazorla (leg) and Lucas Perez (thigh) are all out for Arsenal.Danny Welbeck is a doubt.

The last time

City travelled to Arsenal earlier this month and took the lead twice through Leroy Sane and Sergio Aguero but were held by Arsene Wenger's side.

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Stats and facts

  • City have overcome West Ham, Crystal Palace, Huddersfield and Middlesbrough to get to the final four. Arsenal have seen off Preston, Southampton, Sutton United and Lincoln City.
  • The two sides have already faced each other twice this season with City winning 2-1 at the Etihad Stadium before the 2-2 draw at Arsenal earlier this month.
  • City have lifted the FA Cup five times, most recently in 2011, while Arsenal's last success of their 12 was in 2015.
  • City have won 10 of their 20 matches at Wembley (old and new) while Arsenal have been triumphant in 26 of their 49 trips to the national stadium.
  • Arsenal's top scorer in this year's competition is Theo Walcott with five goals while Sergio Aguero leads the way for City with four strikes.

Man City run-in: Fixtures analysis

We're at the business end of the season - take a look at City's run-in and that of our rivals here

Pep chasing Wembley treble

Pep Guardiola has a perfect record at Wembley, with two victories to date, one as a player and one as a manager.

Aguero v Sanchez

Both match-winners on their day, who will emerge triumphant on Sunday? Sergio Aguero or Alexis Sanchez? A look at their season stats gives us a valuable insight...

Arsenal v Man City: Team news

There is mixed fortunes for City players ahead of the match... Guardiola update

Yaya: 2011 FA Cup win changed everything

The Ivorian midfielder had a crucial role to play in beating Manchester United and Stoke at Wembley to lift the trophy that year.

What the Media Says

Media watch: Yaya's Wembley heroics

YAYA TOURE: Our number 42 has shone at Wembley for the Blues in previous years.

It's FA Cup semi-final day and it's time for your daily round-up of all the City related news in the national media.

The focus is on the game at Wembley against Arsenal, plus one young striker's desire to fight for his place in the team.

First Team News

History Boys: City's pivotal 1904 victory

TEAM SPIRIT: Man City in 1903/04

Manchester City’s FA Cup semi-final with Arsenal on Sunday marks the anniversary of their first-ever victory in the competition. Rob Pollard take a look at why their success in 1904 was so significant for Manchester football...

Take a trip down Memory Lane!

Quizzes

FA Cup semi-final quiz: Nine to tackle!