PSG to face Saint-Etienne in French Cup semi-final

Paris Saint-Germain were given a home tie against Ligue 1 rivals Saint-Etienne in the draw for the semi-finals of the French Cup, made on Sunday.

AFP| Last Updated: Mar 08, 2015, 23:19 PM IST
PSG to face Saint-Etienne in French Cup semi-final

Paris: Paris Saint-Germain were given a home tie against Ligue 1 rivals Saint-Etienne in the draw for the semi-finals of the French Cup, made on Sunday.

It is a fifth tie in a row against top-flight opposition and a fourth successive home tie for Paris, who defeated Monaco 2-0 in the quarter-finals in midweek.

Meanwhile, holders Guingamp will be fancied to return to the final after being drawn away to second-tier Auxerre in the last four.

The matches will be played on April 7 or 8, with the final at the Stade de France set for May 30.
French Cup semi-final draw

Auxerre v Guingamp

Paris Saint-Germain v Saint-Etienne