Arsenal beat City to reach FA Cup final with Chelsea

Apr 24, 2017, 05:10
Arsenal beat City to reach FA Cup final with Chelsea

Arsenal will be aiming for their 13 FA Cup crown in May.

But, the Blues could be set to feature in another London derby, if Arsenal manage to defeat Manchester City at Wembley on Sunday, to set up a final clash with Chelsea.

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City striker Aguero did score for the 12th time in as many games to put City ahead just after the hour mark, but Nacho Monreal hit back with his first goal in over two years.

"I am very proud of our performance and of the spirit we have shown - I believe we gave a good answer to people who questioned that [spirit]", Wenger said to BT Sport.

The result gave Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger, an FA Cup victor six times, a welcome boost in a season that many supporters would like to be his last at the club.

Arsenal's victory vindicated under-pressure Arsene Wenger's decision to play with three at the back for the second time in a week - but they were outplayed for large spells early on.

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Arsenal's Wembley win against Manchester City will not ease the concerns in the minds of the doubters but he can point to the victory, and the manner in which it was achieved, as evidence that he could yet be the man to take the club forward.

"We competed here, we had more chances but the finishing was like it has been throughout the season".

"In the first half maybe we were a bit cautious, accepting to be dominated, and then we became stronger and stronger". We are going to travel, all the group, to Wembley, he will be part of that and after that we'll see. I looked the other day and he has started just seven or eight games in the Premier League. "We did absolutely everything to play, like yesterday for example, like Tottenham, so it's congratulations to Arsenal and Chelsea for a trip to the final".

"You need to be absolutely at your best". "If we had played for example a Championship team [in the semifinal], I would honestly say yes".

City had the ball in the ball in the back of the net in the 37th minute, but Raheem Sterling's strike was ruled out after the assistant ruled that Sane's cross went out of play.

"How do big clubs improve their teams?"

Wales midfielder Ramsey scored the victor in the 2014 final against Hull City to secure the Gunners' first major trophy since 2005.

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