New and young specialists from Chelsea and Arsenal – Frank Lampard and Mikel Arteta will fight against each other for the first title in their coaching career. Fans are looking forward to the London Derby.
Both the Aristocrats and the Gunners have come a long way in reaching the FA Cup Final. They knocked out Manchester clubs in the semi-finals. Lampard’s team defeated the Red Devils 3-1 and looked better than their opponent throughout the match.
As for Arsenal, suddenly, for many, they scored two unanswered goals for the Cityzens. Mikel Arteta surpassed Pep Guardiola, with whom he had worked as an assistant in the past.
The final match of the English Cup will start today at 20:30. The title has been won by the “Gunners” 13 times, which is a record, and the Aristocrats eight times.
Mikel Arteta: “The FA Cup final is very important for us. The fact that the London derby is being held adds extra charm to the final. Frank Lampard’s team looks great. They have a lot of fast, technical, and experienced players in attack who can decide the fate of a match.
And we must definitely use the advantages that we have. I think the odds are equal. “Currently, the team is in a good mood, and the preparation process for this match is going smoothly.”
Frank Lampard: “After Mikel Arteta took over at Arsenal, its quality improved significantly. His factor plays a significant role, and that is what the FA Cup final is all about. We want to crown it all and succeed in the final meeting.
The controversy between Chelsea and Arsenal has always aroused great interest. Despite the losses, I am sure there will be a relentless fight on the field. Of course, both teams will only come out to win. “We will try our best to control the pace of the game and not allow the opponent to play as the number one.”