Southampton cruise previous Bournemouth to achieve FA Cup semis | Soccer Information

BOURNEMOUTH (England): Southampton‘s Nathan Redmond scored twice and fellow winger Moussa Djenepo bagged one other in a 3-Zero win over south-coast rivals Bournemouth on Saturday to safe a spot within the FA Cup semi-finals for less than the second time in 18 seasons.
Mali worldwide Djenepo ran on to a exact via ball from Redmond to fit previous goalkeeper Asmir Begovic and provides the Saints the lead within the 37th minute, earlier than Ralph Hasenhuettl‘s aspect struck once more seconds earlier than the break on the Vitality Stadium.
Redmond collected a cross in midfield and weaved his well beyond Bournemouth’s defence to fireplace into the highest nook because the Premier League aspect took management of their quarter-final with Jonathan Woodgate’s Championship (second-tier) aspect.
“We had aspirations of getting (to Wembley) at the beginning of the season. It is an opportunity for us to place the league type behind us,” Redmond advised BT Sport. The Saints have misplaced 10 of their final 12 Premier League video games.
“It is good for us to get into the following spherical going into the worldwide break the place we are able to work on a couple of issues whereas among the boys are away.
“We all know one another nicely and the way to get one of the best out of one another. At the moment it clicked, so hopefully we are able to finish the season on a excessive.”
The Saints started the sport brightly and thought that they had gone forward 1-Zero when Bournemouth’s Cameron Carter-Vickers bundled in a Kyle Walker-Peters cross into the penalty space. However the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) disallowed the aim for offside.
VAR dominated out one other Southampton effort within the second half when Che Adams netted from distance, as a result of Stuart Armstrong was deemed to have been offside within the build-up.
Redmond then scored with a advantageous end to cap off a robust day for Southampton, who final gained a significant trophy once they claimed the FA Cup in 1976.
The Saints, who final reached the semi-finals within the 2017-18 marketing campaign earlier than shedding to eventual champions Chelsea, will discover out who they face within the final 4 of the competitors at Wembley Stadium when the draw is made on Sunday.

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