Soccer News – Arsenal-Chelsea
It’s time for the big FA Cup final again because Arsenal faces Chelsea at the Wembley Stadium on Saturday. One of these two clubs from London will win this really special trophy. But which one?
What Arsenal did during the 1/2-finals of the competition surprised the whole world. The Gunners made a stunningly brave display and eliminated the trophy holders Manchester City after a 2-0 win at the Wembley. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored both goals for Arsenal. We can say that this was Mikel Arteta’s first huge achievement as a manager of the club. But could he now win the trophy as well?
Arsenal neutralized Manchester City with a masterful defensive display, so don’t be surprised if you see the same thing on Saturday. So far Arteta proves to be a very capable manager with a bright future. Delivering the FA Cup would be a massive achievement at the end of the season.
At the same time Chelsea reached the final after a complete domination in the 1/2-finals. The Blues faced Manchester United and went through after a convincing 3-1 win. This was one of Frank Lampard’s biggest wins since the young manager got the Chelsea job. Giroud and Mason Mount scored for Chelsea against the Red Devils, while United’s captain Harry Maguire scored himself an own goal.
Arsenal are the most successful club in the history of the FA Cup with 13 titles so far. At the same time Chelsea will look to win their 9th trophy so far. This would make them the third most successful club in the competition’s history.
That’s our preview for the FA Cup final fixture between Arsenal and Chelsea on Saturday. One thing is for sure – the trophy will be in London for the next one year. But where exactly? These two teams will have to decide.