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Last Updated: Wednesday April 13 2011 05:57 GMT

Manchester United into Champions League semi-finals

Manchester United fans are celebrating this morning after they saw their team go  through to the semi finals of the Champions League.

Manchester United fans are celebrating this morning after they saw their team go through to the semi finals of the Champions League.

They beat Chelsea 2-1 at Old Trafford last night.

They beat Chelsea 2-1 at Old Trafford last night, taking United into their fourth Champions League semi-final in five years.

Fernando Torres

Chelsea manager Carlo Ancelotti started with Fernando Torres, even though the 50m striker hasn't scored since joining Chelsea at the beginning of 2011.

Javier Hernandez put the Reds ahead just before half-time, slotting home a Ryan Giggs cross.

Javier Hernandez put the Reds ahead just before half-time, slotting home a Ryan Giggs cross.

Didier Drogba

Chelsea needed inspiration, so Torres was substituted at half-time for Didier Drogba, who gave the Blues hope with a well-controlled shot to take the score to 1-1.

Park Ji-Sung

But Park Ji-Sung almost immediately snuffed out Chelsea's hopes, when he latched onto another Giggs cross and beat Petr Cech - to make it 3-1 on aggregate.

Ramires is shown a red card by the referee.

United were able to run down the clock with ease after Ramires was handed a second yellow card for a reckless tackle on Nani with 20 minutes left.