Manchester United defender Patrice Evra believes that their FA Cup tie with Chelsea was 'lost in the first match' after the Red Devils threw away a two goal lead in the initial game at Old Trafford.
Chelsea took full advantage of the replay and beat Sir Alex Ferguson's side 1-0 to set up a semi-final with Man City.
Sir Alex Ferguson admitted that defeat to Chelsea was a bitter pill for Manchester United to swallow, having had a 2-0 lead at half-time in the initial quarter-final tie at Old Trafford and controlled the first half of the replay at Stamford Bridge.
Chelsea manager Rafa Benitez said his team could have beaten Manchester United by a wider margin than just one goal as the Blues advanced to the FA Cup semis.
Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Cech and matchwinner Demba Ba spoke to ITV following the club's FA Cup quarter-final replay victory over Manchester United, with Cech emphasising how much the Cup means to the Blues.
FT - Chelsea 1 Man Utd 0
It's Chelsea who progress to the semi final stage and a meeting with Manchester City on April 14.
A poor match which will be remembered for Demba Ba's stunning winner, while Manchester United's dream of a domestic double ends.
Benitez topples Ferguson. Fact.
SUB - Chelsea (Ba off / Torres on)
Demba Ba enjoys fulsome applause from the home fans as he makes way for Fernando Torres.
His goal leaves Chelsea a minute away from their sixth FA Cup semi in eight years.
SUB - Chelsea (Oscar off / Moses on)
A minute after his yellow card, Oscar departs and Victor Moses comes on to help see out the victory.