The match officials for our Emirates FA Cup semi-finals at Wembley are confirmed

Wednesday 13 Apr 2022
Both of the 2022 Emirates FA Cup semi-finals will be held at Wembley Stadium connected by EE

The Emirates FA Cup semi-finals take place at Wembley Stadium this week, as Manchester City face Liverpool before Chelsea take on Crystal Palace with a place in the Final on offer for the winners.

And ahead of the ties, we can now confirm the teams of match officials have now been confirmed.

Manchester City v Liverpool 
3.30pm BST, Saturday 16 April

Referee: Michael Oliver
Assistant Referees: Stuart Burt and Simon Bennett
Fourth Official: Kevin Friend
Reserve Assistant: Marc Perry
VAR: Darren England
AVAR: Lee Betts

Chelsea v Crystal Palace
4.30pm BST, Sunday 17 April

Referee: Anthony Taylor
Assistant Referees: Gary Beswick and Adam Nunn
Fourth Official: David Coote
Reserve Assistant: Nick Hopton
VAR: John Brooks
AVAR: Daniel Robathan

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