Chelsea beat Manchester United 3-1 to set up FA Cup final against Arsenal (video)

Chelsea beat Manchester United 3-1 to set up FA Cup final against Arsenal (video)

Chelsea beat Manchester United 3-1 in an FA Cup semifinal encounter played at Wembley Stadium on Sunday, July 19th.

Arsenal beat Manchester City in the first semifinal played yesterday and both Chelsea and Manchester United were aiming to advance.

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With the first half heading for a goalless draw. Oliver Giroud struck deep into additional time from a ball through to him by Cesar Azpilicueta to give Chelsea a one-goal lead at the halftime break.

The Blues started the second half well as Mason Mount scored their second in the 46th minute as David De Gea could not make a simple save.

An own goal in the 74th minute by Manchester United captain made it 3-0 to Chelsea who were cruising at that point.

Manchester United pulled one back in the 86th minute when winter signing Bruno Fernandes converted a penalty but it was too late as Chelsea held on for the win.

The victory means that Chelsea would now take on London rivals Arsenal in the FA Cup final scheduled for Saturday, August 1st.

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