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Six memorable African FA Cup final appearances

8 days ago   |   By ESPN FC

Ahead of Saturday's showpiece between Chelsea and Manchester United, KweséESPN pick out six African players who made an unforgettable impact in the FA Cup final.
1953: The '53 final is known as the 'Matthews final' after the sterling impact of Sir Stanley Matthews, who stole the show with an outstanding display as his Blackpool side beat Bolton Wanderers 4-3 at Wembley.
While the match is named after the England great, his teammate Stanley Mortensen actually scored a hat-trick, and it was Bill...
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Are Chelsea really favourites for the FA Cup?

8 days ago   |   By ESPN FC

Alexis Nunes is joined by Gab Marcotti, Alejandro Moreno and Paul Mariner to look ahead to the FA Cup final with Manchester United looking to equal Arsenal's record for the number of trophies.
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Romelu Lukaku vs. Alvaro Morata may not be FA Cup final's decisive battle

8 days ago   |   By ESPN FC

Paul Mariner explains how the FA Cup has evolved since his playing days and looks ahead to this weekend's final between Man United and Chelsea.
Former Chelsea star Frank Lampard has slated Paul Pogba's progress at Manchester United, although he is worried the midfielder could dominate the FA Cup final.
Phil Jones told ESPN that a club like Manchester United should be winning the league plus another trophy to make the season a success.
ESPN take a look at what Prince William's journey from the Royal Wedding at Windsor to the FA Cup final at Wembley would've looked like, had he decided to do...
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Chelsea won't change plan for Lukaku

8 days ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

Liam Twomey Chelsea Correspondent LONDON - Antonio Conte has denied that Chelsea's approach to the FA Cup final will change depending on whether or not Romelu Lukaku starts up front for Manchester United. Lukaku is fighting to overcome an ankle injury in time for Saturday's match at Wembley, and United boss Jose Mourinho said on Friday that he would give the Belgium international "until the last moment" to prove his fitness. Conte, however, is expecting a difficult challenge from United regardless of whether Lukaku - who proved decisive in the clubs' Premier League meeting at Old Trafford...
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Chelsea - Road to the FA Cup final

Chelsea - Road to the FA Cup final

8 days ago   |   By Yahoo Sports

Chelsea have the chance to end their miserable campaign on a high in the FA Cup final on Saturday, take a look back on their journey to Wembley.
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Who are the top 5 FA Cup winning managers in history?

8 days ago   |   By CaughtOffside

The FA Cup final is nearly upon us which will see the world's oldest cup competition being contested by Manchester Utd and Chelsea.
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Martin Tyler: Man United are slight favourites to win FA Cup

8 days ago   |   By Sportsnet

Legendary soccer commentator Martin Tyler joined Sportsnet 590 The FAN to discuss Saturday's FA Cup final between Manchester United and Chelsea, and how it somehow managed to be held on the same day as the Royal Wedding.
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FA Cup Final 2018 odds, time: Model up 1,800 percent locks in Manchester United vs. Chelsea picks

8 days ago   |   By CBSSports

David Sumpter's Soccerbot model is up 1,800 percent on bookmakers' closing odds
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Mourinho responds to Man Utd critics: 'You think 6-0 is entertaining? I don't'

Mourinho responds to Man Utd critics: 'You think 6-0 is entertaining? I don't'

8 days ago   |   By Sporting News

The Portuguese coach does not believe there will be anything entertaining about watching either the Red Devils or Chelsea dominate the FA Cup final
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'Special Pogba needs patience' - Giroud expects big things from Man Utd's 'huge talent'

'Special Pogba needs patience' - Giroud expects big things from Man Utd's 'huge talent'

8 days ago   |   By Sporting News

Two France international team-mates will lock horns in the FA Cup final on Saturday, with Chelsea's striker aware of the threat a countryman will pose
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Top 5 FA Cup winners: Where do Man Utd and Chelsea rank?

8 days ago   |   By CaughtOffside

It's nearly time for the FA Cup final with the world's oldest cup competition showcasing two of the most successful teams to have ever lifted the trophy.
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Jose Mourinho: ‘I still don't understand the words of entertaining'

8 days ago   |   By The Irish Times

United manager expects to be ‘nervous and tense' during FA Cup final against Chelsea
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FA Cup 2018: Man United's Lukaku still in doubt for Saturday's final vs. Chelsea

FA Cup 2018: Man United's Lukaku still in doubt for Saturday's final vs. Chelsea

8 days ago   |   By Sporting News

Jose Mourinho will not decide whether to use Romelu Lukaku against Chelsea until the "last moment" with the striker recovering from injury.
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