Manchester United Defeats Manchester City 2-1 in FA Cup Final

Manchester United Defeats Manchester City 2-1 in FA Cup Final
Manchester United Defeats Manchester City 2-1 in FA Cup Final

Manchester United defeated the English Premier league defending champion in the FA Cup final at Wembley on Saturday. United has deprived Pep Guardiola of a back-to-back double trophy.

United has qualified for the Europa League next season with their first silverware of the season. Last year FA was hosted between Manchester City vs Manchester United where Pep Guardiola defeated United in a 2:1 victory.

Manchester City fought so hard to lift the trophy with their possession after Josko Gvardiol and Stefan Ortega made a terrible defensive mistake which Alejandro Garnacho utilized the opportunity to see the back of the net in 30 minutes of the game.

In 39 minutes, Manchester United emerging forward Kobbie Mainoo added another goal to make it 2:0. During the first half, Manchester United maintained a slight bit of possession.

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Bruno Fernandes’s assist to Kobbie Maino put more pressure on Manchester City whose dream was to lift treble. The hope of a treble was first dashed by Spanish legendary club, Real Madrid while Manchester United ended FA back-to-back aspiration.

Manchester United coach Erik Ten Hag was under serious scrutiny on his job status while FA Cup victory may favour him which is under probability.

.The club management and fans greeted Erik Ten Hag for his wondrous performance in this victory. United has won 13th FA Cup alongside Arsenal with 14.

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United FA Cup victory has placed Chelsea (The Blues) in a tight position considering their position in the league. The club will face Newcastle for Conference play-off.

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