Hertha Berlin
TSG Hoffenheim
6:30 PM UTC
Game Details
Derby County
Queens Park Rangers
6:45 PM UTC
Game Details
AS Nancy Lorraine
5:00 PM UTC
Game Details
Real Betis
6:45 PM UTC
Game Details
Toronto FC
Sporting Kansas City
11:30 PM UTC
Game Details
Seattle Sounders FC
Atlanta United FC
2:00 AM UTC Apr 1, 2017
Game Details
Cruz Azul
3:00 AM UTC Apr 1, 2017
Game Details
By ESPN Staff

Ferguson predicts 'absolute chaos'

Sir Alex Ferguson is predicting ''absolute chaos'' on FA Cup semi-final weekend as, with both matches at Wembley and all four teams heading down from the north west, travel routes are going to be congested.

Ferguson has never viewed Wembley as an ideal venue for the FA Cup semi-finals anyway. But this season, on a weekend that also includes Arsenal's high-profile Premier League encounter with Liverpool, plus the London Marathon, he feels it makes even less sense.

''There will be 60,000 people coming down from Manchester - think about how much petrol is used for that?'' he said. ''Think of the amount of people from the north west driving down there.

''Stoke fans, Bolton fans, City fans, United fans - and on the same weekend Liverpool fans are travelling down. And you've also got people coming down to see the London Marathon.

''It's going to be absolute chaos. I don't think the cost of people travelling down to Wembley is considered. You've got Villa Park and Anfield just there on your doorstep. It's quite incredible but there's nothing that can be done about it.''


Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.