Chelsea vs Southampton: 5 things to look forward to

Sunday’s FA Cup semi-final is a repeat of last weekend’s fixture. Are we on for another memorable comeback?

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Sunday afternoon sees Chelsea play Southampton at Wembley, with a place in the final at stake.

The two sides faced one another last weekend, when a rejuvenated-looking Southampton took a commanding 2-0 lead, but looked frail once Chelsea responding and capitulated to lose the tie 3-2. 

Marcos Alonso will serve the second game of his three-match ban for the violent foul he committed against Shane Long last weekend, while David Luiz remains sidelined. Jack Stephens is suspended for Southampton while Mario Lemina is out with a back injury. Sofiane Boufal is a doubt due to illness.

Here are five things to look forward to: