PSG to play Bordeaux in League Cup semis

PARIS - Holders Paris St Germain were drawn at home to face in-form Ligue 1 rivals Girondins Bordeaux  on Thursday in the French League Cup semi-finals.

PSG were thrashed 4-0 by Bordeaux in Ligue 1 on Sunday. The capital side are gunning for a fourth trophy while their opponents, winners in 2007, are looking for a third League Cup win.

In the other semi-final, Nice will be the hot favourites to progress as they were handed home advantage against Ligue 2 side Vannes.

The matches will be played on February 3 and 4, with the final scheduled for April 25 at the Stade de France.