Liverpool to face Aston Villa in FA cup semi-finals

APRIL 10, 2015

Liverpool will be facing Aston Villa in the FA cup semi-finals at the Wembley Stadium on the 19th of April, after beating the Blackburn Rovers 1-0 on Wednesday.

Midfielder, Philippe Coutinho, scored in the 70th minute of the quarter-final, which was played at Ewood Park.

Liverpool goalkeeper, Simon Mignolet, has said that his team earned the win.

"Our objective was to get to the semi-final. We knew it wasn't going to be easy, we knew it was going to be a tough game,” he said.

"We gave something back to the fans, who have got something to look forward to now as well with a trip to Wembley.

"They stand behind us at every single away game, they turn up in numbers and it's always nice to play in front of that crowd.

"They pushed us forward and they have something to look forward to now with a big game at Wembley. Hopefully we can get to the final as well,” he added.

 

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