In the London derby, Arsenal celebrated the FA Cup victory against Lampard’s Chelsea who collapsed in the second half. The Blues immediately took the lead with Pulisic after just 5 minutes. However, the Gunners did not give up and went back to the final at Wembley with a brace from Aubameyang at 28 ‘and 67. Chelsea also remained 10 in the last quarter of an hour, given Kovacic’s double yellow card. In the final 13 minutes of recovery, but in the end the Gunners took the trophy for the 14th time, a record in the history of English football, thus flying to the next rounds of the Europa League.
Arteta has therefore become the only Arsenal player to have won the cup as Captain and coach.