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Manchester Derby Set for Second Consecutive FA Cup Final

Manchester City vs Manchester United FA cup final

Get ready for another historic clash! Manchester City vs Manchester United will face off on Saturday for an epic FA Cup final, May 25th after Manchester United secured a victory against Coventry City at Wembley Stadium.

United Survive Coventry City Scare

The Red Devils secured their place in the final after a dramatic encounter with Coventry City. Despite leading 3-0 with 19 minutes to go, United conceded three goals in quick succession, forcing the game into extra time. A last-gasp Coventry goal was disallowed for offside by VAR, and United ultimately triumphed 4-2 on penalties.

Repeat of Last Year’s Final

This victory sets up a mouthwatering game between the two Manchester giants. Following last year’s City win (2-1), this will be the second consecutive FA Cup final contested by these fierce rivals.

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City’s Road to the Final

City booked their spot in the final with a hard-fought 1-0 victory over Chelsea, with Bernardo Silva scoring the all-important goal. Their journey began in January with a 5-0 win over Huddersfield Town, followed by victories against Tottenham Hotspur, Luton Town, and Newcastle United.

Pep Guardiola celebrating with manchester city fans after booking a place in the FA Cup Final

Pep Guardioala celebrating with Manchester City fans after the win against Chelsea on saturday. (Photo Credit: Manchester City website)

FA Cup Final Details

The 152nd FA Cup final will be held on Saturday, May 25th at Wembley Stadium. Ticket details will be announced soon. City will be aiming for their eighth FA Cup title, hoping to add to their triumphs in 1904, 1934, 1956, 1969, 2011, 2019, and 2023.

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