Per Mertesacker admits FA Cup start came as a surprise - Daily Mail

The 'big fella', as Mertesacker labelled himself afterwards, won his personal duel with Diego Costa and admitted he even took himself by surprise. 'I don't know if I'm capable but I've done it for 15 years,' the German said. 'I expect myself to perform ...

Diego Costa rules out Chinese Super League transfer and says he'd only leave Chelsea for an Atletico return - The Sun

DIEGO COSTA reckons he will only leave Chelsea for former club Atletico Madrid – and will not head to China. Chinese Super League club Tianjin Quanjian, who failed with a bid for Costa in January, had been confident of sealing a £76million move for the ...

On-Field Drama, Not Fireworks, Will Keep the FA Cup Relevant - New York Times

Arsenal players after their win in the F.A. Cup final on Saturday. Credit Facundo Arrizabalaga/European Pressphoto Agency. LONDON — There were fireworks before and fireworks afterward, fizzing and crackling and disappearing into the sky. Before the F ...

Conte: Sanchez's goal should not have stood - FourFourTwo

Antonio Conte was left to rue Anthony Taylor's decision to allow Alexis Sanchez's opener to stand as his Chelsea side lost 2-1 to Arsenal. Share0Tweet0Email0Share0. Published. 1 hour ago. Antonio Conte "does not understand" why referee Anthony Taylor ...

Wenger adamant he's the man for Arsenal - ESPN FC

Arsene Wenger reaffirms his loyalty to Arsenal after winning the FA Cup for the seventh time. Watch on as Arsenal lift their 13th FA Cup trophy, as Aaron Ramsey's late goal proved to be the decisive goal vs. Chelsea. LONDON -- Arsene Wenger has made it ...

Soccer roundup: Arsenal wins FA Cup; Barcelona wins Copa del Rey - Chicago Sun-Times

Arsenal's players celebrate with the trophy after winning the English FA Cup final soccer match between Arsenal and Chelsea at the Wembley stadium in London, Saturday, May 27, 2017. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham) ORG XMIT: XVG172. Associated Press ...

Wenger Hints At Desire To Stay At Arsenal After FA Cup Win - CHANNELS TELEVISION

Wenger Has Been Under Pressure For Decades - Lauren Arsene Wenger has hinted at his desire to stay on at Arsenal after the Gunners outclassed Premier League Champions Chelsea to win the FA Cup. Goals from Alexis Sanchez and Aaron Ramsey ...

Wenger says Cup triumph has no bearing on his future - SBS

LONDON (Reuters) - If it does transpire that Arsenal's 2-1 FA Cup final victory over Chelsea was manager Arsene Wenger's final game in charge it will have been a memorable way to sign off. Source: Reuters. 28 May 2017 - 7:22 AM UPDATED 3 HOURS ...

Conte frustrated by slow-starting Chelsea, and referee - Daily Mail

LONDON, May 27 (Reuters) - Chelsea coach Antonio Conte rued his side´s slow start to Saturday´s FA Cup final, and a controversial decision by the referee that set Arsenal on their way to victory, dashing his hopes of a league championship and FA Cup ...

Five things we learned from Arsenal's Cup final win over Chelsea - Irish Examiner

Arsenal upset the odds to beat Premier League champions Chelsea and secure the FA Cup at Wembley on Saturday. Here, we take a look at five things we learned from the all-London final: FOOTBALL STANDS TOGETHER. The Duke of Cambridge laid a ...

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte's miserable cup record continues with undercooked performance against Arsenal - Telegraph.co.uk

Losing at the Emirates eight months ago determined Conte to change things – switching formation, with his three-man defence and wing-backs – but it fell apart here in an opening 45 minutes which could not have been worse for Chelsea but for the ...

Arsenal 2 - Chelsea 1: Aaron Ramsey winner secures Gunners a record 13th FA Cup - Express.co.uk

ARSENAL made it a record 13 FA Cup wins courtesy of Aaron Ramsey's late strike against Chelsea at Wembley. By Dan Gibbs. PUBLISHED: 21:43, Sat, May 27, 2017 | UPDATED: 21:46, Sat, May 27, 2017 ...

Aaron Ramsey urges Arsene Wenger to stay as Arsenal celebrate FA Cup win - Eurosport.com AU

Delighted, excited and emotional but also a little stunned, Arsenal's players danced round the Wembley pitch on Saturday, applauding their fans, while goalscorer Aaron Ramsey urged triumphant manager Arsene Wenger to stay at the club.

Arsene Wenger pays 'special tribute' to Per Mertesacker: Arsenal captain is fantastic example for young footballers - Evening Standard

Arsene Wenger hailed Per Mertesacker as a “fantastic example” for young footballers after the Arsenal captain inspired his team-mates to a 13th FA Cup win. The 32-year-old made his first start of the season in Arsenal's 2-1 win over Chelsea at Wembley, ...

FA Cup video, highlights: Arsenal beat Chelsea to record Arsene Wenger's seventh title - Fox Sports

AARON Ramsey scored a 79th-minute header to earn Arsenal a stunning 2-1 win over double-chasing Chelsea on Saturday and deliver embattled manager Arsene Wenger a record seventh FA Cup. Wenger has been barracked by his own fans and failed to ...

Arsenal vs Chelsea: Thibaut Courtois defends Victor Moses over dive in FA Cup final - Metro

Thibaut Courtois insists Victor Moses does not need to apologise for his dive and subsequent red card in Chelsea's FA Cup final defeat to Arsenal. Antonio Conte's side have been denied the domestic double after Arsene Wenger's side secured a 2-1 ...

Arsenal sink Chelsea to claim FA Cup - Otago Daily Times

Arsenal salvaged some silverware from a traumatic season as they beat Premier League champion Chelsea 2-1 in the FA Cup final at Wembley on Saturday thanks to Aaron Ramsey's late winner. Chelsea had been hot favourites to complete a remarkable ...

Arsenal beat Chelsea 2-1 to win record 13th FA Cup - Business Standard

Arsenal won a record 13th FA Cup with a 2-1 victory here over Premier League champion Chelsea, which missed out on the English double. Chilean forward Alexis Sanchez got the Gunners off to a strong start in this battle of London clubs at Wembley ...

Chelsea FC news: David Luiz trolls Diego Costa before FA Cup final defeat to Arsenal - Metro

David Luiz could not help but take a dig at Diego Costa when he was asked about his Chelsea team-mate before the FA Cup final against Arsenal. The duo have both enjoyed fantastic seasons at Stamford Bridge, helping Antonio Conte win the Premier ...

Ramsey believes Wenger will stay at Arsenal - Goal.com

Aaron Ramsey said Arsene Wenger will stay at Arsenal after the midfielder scored the winner in Saturday's 2-1 FA Cup final victory over Chelsea at Wembley. Ramsey stooped to head home a sublime Olivier Giroud centre to give Wenger his seventh FA Cup ...