Manchester city will take on Arsenal in the 2nd semi-final match of FA Cup 2017 at Wembley Stadium on Sunday. This match will be an interesting one as both the teams are also battling each other for the top 4 position in the premier league so that they could qualify for the next years champions league. Ahead of the match, find out below how to watch Manchester City vs Arsenal live stream, when and where to watch a game.
Arsenal is one of the most successful teams in the FA but Manchester City is the one team that has got better of Arsenal in the recent matches. Manchester City would love to get past Arsenal. The winner of the match will face Chelsea in the FA Cup final who defeated Tottenham 4-2 in a first semifinal.
When: Sunday, 23 April
Start Time: 3 p.m. BST/ 10 a.m. ET
Where: Wembley Stadium in London, England
TV Channels: BT Sport 1 (UK), Fox Sports (U.S), Ten 1 (India)
How to watch Manchester City vs Arsenal Live stream
The match is scheduled to kick-off at 3 pm on Sunday, April 23. The UK fans can visit BT Sport official website to catch live streaming of the game while United states soccer viewers can access Fox Soccer 2Go to watch Manchester City vs Arsenal Live stream. Fans in India can visit Sony Liv to watch the 2017 FA Cup semi-final match free live streaming online.
This match will be very important for Arsenal who is on the brink of missing the champions league spot. There is the immense pressure on Arsene Wenger to help the side to success this season. The overall performance of the team has decreased a lot in this season and they would love to give them a chance to win the FA cup. Arsenal will depend a lot on Aron Ramsey and Walcott to help the team get past Manchester city in this match.
The team has failed to live up to the expectation and are currently at the 7th position in the premier league table. They are 7 points behind the fourth-placed Machester city. With just six games remaining in the league, it is most likely that Arsenal will not qualify directly for the champions league next season. But, they need to focus on FA cup. The fans also not happy with the effort shown by players and they want a lot of change in both the management and players. This could be the last opportunity for Arsene Wenger to show that he has still a lot left in him.
On the other hand, Manchester City is under new coach Pep. After joining the club, the thing has not gone to the liking of Pep. The team has struggled to perform in the premier league and are fighting with other teams for the last two spot in the champions league. In the other competition also the team has failed to live up to the expectation. This could be the perfect opportunity for Pep to get the season back on track with helping the side to reach the finals of FA cup.
Pep will have a tough task in his hand but he is known for pulling up the socks when the situation is unfavorable. He knows that how to handle the pressure and win the big matches. His guidance will be very crucial for the players. Manchester City will depend on a lot of Sergio Aguero, Vincent Company, de Bruner, Yaya Toure to perform well in this match.