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Arsenal 2-1 Chelsea, FA Cup final 2017

Aaron Ramsey wins the trophy for Arsenal seconds after Diego Costa equalised controversial Alexis Sanchez opener

  • FA Cup Final 2017: Arsenal vs Chelsea news and more 
  • Arsenal have won the FA Cup following a 2-1 victory over Chelsea a Wembley 
  • Alexis Sanchez fired Arsenal into a controversial lead after four minutes
  • Chilean found the net despite Aaron Ramsey in an offside position
  • Victor Moses picked up a second yellow card for diving and was sent off 
  • Diego Costa equalised but Aaron Ramsey put Arsenal ahead within 38 seconds   

He saved the best for last, Arsene Wenger. Or, at least, his team saved their very best performance of their season for their last game.

And if it were to be Wenger’s finale after 21 years, if Tuesday’s board meeting were to result in something cataclysmic in football terms and wholly unexpected at this late stage, at least he will always have this on which to reflect in his dotage.

A mesmerising Arsenal side outplayed the Premier League champions; they should have won be a far greater margin, hitting the woodwork three times; they played like a Wenger side, but one from twelve years ago. They had panache, obduracy, commitment and zeal.

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What a day for Arsenal and Arsene Wenger who, amid all the criticism, banners, aeroplanes and abuse, has won a seventh FA Cup. A record.

 

And if it were to be Wenger’s finale after 21 years, if Tuesday’s board meeting were to result in something cataclysmic in football terms and wholly unexpected at this late stage, at least he will always have this on which to reflect in his dotage.

A mesmerising Arsenal side outplayed the Premier League champions; they should have won be a far greater margin, hitting the woodwork three times; they played like a Wenger side, but one from twelve years ago. They had panache, obduracy, commitment and zeal.

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