Arsenal faced Reading in the FA Cup semifinal at Wembley and it needed an extra time goal from Alexis Sanchez and a howler from Fedirici for them to win the game and make it 2 finals in a row.
Reading will face Arsenal in the semifinal of the FA Cup at the Wembley stadium, and everyone involved will certainly have the 7-5 League Cup game that happened not too long ago between the two sides in mind. For Reading, the FA Cup is the only good thing to look forward to, with them battling at the wrong end of the Championship table. Upsetting the form team of the English Premier League would give their season a fillip and a Wembley final showdown is definitely an enticing enough reward to put their full effort in the game.
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TheHardtackle's guest author Jamie Harden takes a look at how Reading has been coping with the loss of key players and a demoralizing play-off final defeat at the back end of last season.