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The New Saints will take on Airbus UK in the FAW Welsh Cup Semi-Final tomorrow.

The fixture will kick off at 12:45pm and will take place at Newtown’s Latham Park.TNS began in the third round this season and found themselves two nil down after Caernarfon Town raced into a two goal lead. However, an impressive comeback ensured that

The Saints progressed and met local rivals, Gresford Athletic in the next round.The fixture was played at Park Hall and despite a positive first half, The Saints pulled away in the second half and ran out three nil winners.

The quarter final draw left The Saints with a tricky away tie at Gap Connah’s Quay and after a scrappy ninety minute affair, Craig Harrison’s Saints were able to book their place in the last four thanks to a solitary goal from Scott Quigley.

The Saints won the Cup last season, beating Aberystwyth Town by three goals to two despite being two nil down at Glyndŵr University Racecourse Stadium.

Airbus reached the final four after a dramatic penalty shoot-out victory against Aberystwyth Town.

The Wingmakers are managed by former Bury boss Andy Preece and are currently sat in 3rd position in the Corbett Sports Welsh Premier League.

Tomorrow’s match will be live on S4C.

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