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FA Cup: Barnsley to face Cardiff City

March 10, 2008 19:29 IST

Barnsley's reward for knocking holders Chelsea and Liverpool out of the FA Cup is a semi-final against fellow Championship (second division) side Cardiff City.

Also read: Chelsea, Man U beaten

Monday's draw also pitted Portsmouth, the only Premier League side left in the competition, against Championship high-flyers West Bromwich Albion.

It is the first time since 1908 that only one team from the top flight reached the semi-finals.

Both ties will be played at Wembley on the weekend of April 5-6.

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