Chelsea's 2-0 loss at Manchester United allowed Tottenham to trim their lead at the league summit to four point.
With City trailing 11 points behind Premier League leaders Chelsea, their last realistic chance of silverware vanished at Wembley.
Despite being out-played for long periods, Arsenal summoned a spirit too often missing from their performances this term.
Eden Hazard fired Chelsea into the FA Cup final as the Belgian's blistering strike ensured Antonio Conte's selection gamble paid off in his side's dramatic 4-2 win over Tottenham on Saturday.
Both sides struggled to create chances throughout the match, which featured little in the way of clear-cut chances
Gaston Ramirez's sending off cost struggling Middlesbrough dear on Saturday as a 4-0 whipping by Bournemouth left them nine points shy of safety in the Premier League.
Ashley Young has challenged Manchester United to storm to the finish line in the race to make the Premier League's top four, while Liverpool aim to take another step towards the Champions League.
Arsene Wenger insists Arsenal's FA Cup fate won't define his future, but the beleaguered Gunners boss desperately needs a victory over Manchester City in Sunday's semi-final to keep his growing army of critics at bay.
In-form Liverpool will aim to move a step closer to qualifying for the Champions League when they host Crystal Palace on Sunday.
For over a century, Galatasaray and Fenerbahce have been battling for football supremacy in Turkey's largest city Istanbul, in the world's only transcontinental derby.
The 20-year-old broke a bone in his foot in mid-February, rehabilitating on the sidelines until this week when he returned to training.
Mourinho lost Marcos Rojo and Zlatan Ibrahimovic to injury during Thursday's Europa League quarter-final win.
North Korea always intensifies its rhetoric when Seoul and Washington stage annual large-scale joint military drills.
Despite a series of spluttering performances at Old Trafford, Mourinho's men are unbeaten in their last 22 league games.