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Alexis Sanchez scored twice for Arsenal although the Gunners needed extra time to beat Reading and reach the FA Cup final.
Aaron Ramsey was relieved after Arsenal ground their way past Reading in extra time to return to the FA Cup final.
A fumble from Reading goalkeeper Adam Federici in extra time handed Arsenal a 2-1 victory and a place in the FA Cup final.
Pavel Pogrebnyak will be available for Reading's FA Cup semi-final against Arsenal having overcome a calf complaint.
Reading take on holders Arsenal in the first of this weekend's FA Cup semi-finals looking to record their first ever victory over the Gunners.
Reading manager Steve Clarke believes more needs to be done to "protect" the FA Cup's traditions and values.
Steve Clarke has challenged Reading's players to make history at Wembley this weekend.
Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe praised his Sky Bet Championship leaders for their defensive stubbornness in a scrappy 1-0 win at strugglers Reading.
Reading boss Steve Clarke could ring the changes for the home game against leaders Bournemouth.
Reading manager Steve Clarke is still refusing to discuss the club's FA Cup semi-final against Arsenal at Wembley next Saturday.
Reading's poor Championship form continued ahead of their FA Cup semi-final when they drew 0-0 against Blackburn at the Madejski Stadium.