Leicester vs Southampton – FA Cup semi-final: Live score and updates

LIVE: Leicester vs Southampton – Foxes and Saints do battle at Wembley to book FA Cup final date against Chelsea

  • Leicester City and Southampton face off in FA Cup semi-final from 6.30pm
  •  Winner will play Chelsea in the final after they defeated Manchester City
  • Latest FA Cup news, including fixtures and results  

Leicester City and Southampton will face off at Wembley from 6.30pm as both sides look to book a place in next month’s FA Cup final.

The winner will face Chelsea in May’s Wembley showdown following their victory over Manchester City on Saturday.

Follow Sportsmail’s DAN RIPLEY for live FA Cup coverage of Leicester vs Southampton, including scoreline, lineups and build-up.  

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Francis Benali opens up on the pain of losing the 2003 FA Cup final to Arsenal, the mystery of his runners-up medal and why Ralph Hasenhuttl’s men can banish the ghosts of the 9-0 Leicester loss to make the final again

Francis Benali looks sheepish when asked where he keeps his FA Cup runners-up medal.

The Southampton legend was part of the side who reached the club’s last final in 2003.

It was his final season for Saints, his last competitive appearance of 389 coming in the fourth round against Millwall. He watched on at the Millennium Stadium as Arsenal triumphed.

The Foxes have never won the FA Cup but they are aiming to to reach a fifth FA Cup final and their first since 1969.

Premier League action, Super League proposals have all been in the news – but now we get down to the real traditions of the game.

It’s the FA Cup semi-final, with Leicester City and Southampton battling it out to return to Wembley for a dream final next month. Good evening all, welcome to our live action of the encounter with team news coming next.

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