FA Cup: Wigan Athletic FC stun Manchester City FC to enter semis

FA Cup holders Wigan Athletic beat Manchester City 2-1 in quarter-finals. Wigan will take on Arsenal in the semifinals.

updated: March 10, 2014 16:48 IST
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Manchester: Second-tier Wigan Athletic stunned Manchester City in the FA Cup for the second season running with a shock 2-1 quarter-final victory at a disbelieving Etihad Stadium on Sunday. City, newly crowned League Cup winners, were bidding to avenge their 1-0 defeat in last season's final, but instead it was the holders -- managed by former City striker Uwe Rosler -- who advanced to a last-four date with Arsenal.

"Is this my greatest day in management? Probably," Rosler, who played for City between 1994 and 1998, told BT Sport.

"This was my chance to partially replicate what (former Wigan manager) Roberto Martinez did last season.

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