London – Arsenal must fight to the extra time to get rid of Reading and advanced to the final of the FA Cup. Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey, admitted that Reading makes his team worked hard.
In the semi-final match at Wembley Stadium, Saturday (04/18/2015) night, Arsenal a 2-1 win over Reading. However, the Gunners have to play until half of extra time before confirming final tickets.
Arsenal winning the first goal by Alexis Sanchez in the first round. But Reading able to respond in the second half and forced the game continued into extra time.
Alexis became a hero Arsenal. Chilean striker scored both goals in the first half of extra time to make sure the final ticket for Arsenal.
“We knew this would be a difficult game, but they came out and showed great character for a comeback,” said Ramsey told BBC Sport.
“We sometimes there are on the verge of defeat but got over it and a bit lucky with the last goal,” he added referring to the second goal thanks to a blunder born Alexis Reading goalkeeper Adam Federici.
“In occasions like this, things like that happen but Reading makes us work hard for this day,” he said.
Arsenal will face the winner of the other semi-final match between Aston Villa and Liverpool. The match will be held on Sunday (19/4) night.