Full Time Score: Arsenal 2-1 Chelsea.
Goal scorers: Pulisic 5′, Aubameyang 28′(P),67′
FA Cup Final : Arsenal Vs Chelsea [2-1] Highlights
Arsenal overcame their London rivals Chelsea 2-1 at Wembley.
Chelsea opened the scoring just five minutes into the game through their promising forward Christian Pulisic.The American international pounced onto a wonderful flick from Olivier Giroud controlled sublimely before steering past Arsenal’s Martinez.
A wonderful curl into the top-left corner by Nicola Pepe was ruled off-side to the dismay of Arsenal fans.Arsenal scored not long after,when Pierre Emerick Aubameyang converted a penalty past Caballero after being felled in the box.Cesar Azipilicueta the offender who caused the penalty went out injured 10 minutes to the end of the first half.He was replaced by Andreas Christensen.
The injury woes for Chelsea continued in the second half.Christian Pulisic was the first to go off after pulling a harmstring when he made a fine run into the box.He was replaced by Pedro Rodriguez.Chelsea fell apart when Aubameyang scored his and Arsenal’s second by coolly chipping the ball over Willy Caballero.Matteo Kovacic was sent off for a second offence and it was eleven against ten.
The last minutes of the game saw Pedro Rodriguez go off with a serious shoulder injury.Lampard made a triple change as Tammy Abraham,Callum Odoi and Ross Barkley came on for Olivier Giroud,Antonio Rudiger and Mason Mount respectively.This change had no impact whatsoever as Arsenal maintained their pushed till the final whistle.
Arsenal have now won the FA cup for a record 14 times.
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