FA Cup

Thibaut Courtois pulls off a fingertip save during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Arsenal on February 4, 2017
Thibaut Courtois aims to go down in Chelsea history
Thibaut Courtois tells his Chelsea teammates to get the job done against Arsenal this weekend to go down in English football folklore.
21:58
Aaron Ramsey and Eden Hazard tussle during the game between Chelsea and Arsenal on September 19, 2015
Aaron Ramsey: 'Arsenal must get right in Eden Hazard's face'
Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey believes that lessons can be learned from his side's 3-1 defeat to Chelsea in February, picking out Eden Hazard as a particular threat.
21:44
David Ospina makes a save during the Champions League game between Arsenal and PSG on November 23, 2016
David Ospina to get nod over Petr Cech for FA Cup final?
A report claims that David Ospina will return to Arsenal's starting XI for the FA Cup final meeting with Chelsea in what will likely be his last appearance for the club.
21:11
A general shot of Wembley Stadium before the EFL Cup final between Southampton and Manchester United on February 26, 2017
Preview: Arsenal vs. Chelsea
Sports Mole previews the FA Cup final at Wembley Stadium between Arsenal and Chelsea.
17:20
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte on the sidelines in the match against Burnley on February 12, 2017
Antonio Conte: 'Desire most important in FA Cup final'
Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte plays down Arsenal's injury worries ahead of Saturday's FA Cup final at Wembley Stadium.
15:10
Chelsea's John Terry during the Premier League match against Watford on May 15, 2017
Antonio Conte: 'John Terry will be on the bench'
Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte confirms that defender John Terry will start the FA Cup final on the substitutes' bench.
14:51
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte on the sidelines in the match against Burnley on February 12, 2017
Antonio Conte: 'I think Arsene Wenger will stay at Arsenal'
Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte predicts that Arsene Wenger will remain at Arsenal past the end of this season.
14:43
Diego Costa of Chelsea is congratiulated by teammate Willian of Chelsea after scoring his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Aston Villa at Stamford Bridge on September 27, 2014
Willian warns Arsenal to beware threat of stiker Diego Costa
Diego Costa "loves the big occasion" and will relish taking on Arsenal in the FA Cup final, according to Chelsea teammate Willian.
May 25, 20:43
Alexis Sanchez, aka Alexis, celebrates scoring the second during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Sunderland on May 16, 2017
Victor Moses: 'I have no plan to stop Alexis Sanchez'
Victor Moses is more concerned about focusing on his own game than that of Alexis Sanchez in Saturday's FA Cup final between Chelsea and Arsenal.
May 25, 19:52
Michy Batshuayi in action for Chelsea on August 20, 2016
Why Michy Batshuayi should replace Diego Costa for FA Cup final
Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi has spent the majority of the season on the substitutes' bench, but he should get the nod over Diego Costa for the FA Cup final.
May 25, 08:54
Gary Cahill demonstrates his remarkable drinking skills during the Premier League game between Hull City and Chelsea on October 1, 2016
Gary Cahill: FA Cup final "difficult" after Manchester tragedy
Gary Cahill says that he will 'try his best' to enjoy Saturday's FA Cup final meeting with Arsenal, but admits it will be tough to do so following events this week.
May 24, 22:56
Arsenal's Kieran Gibbs and Southampton's James Ward-Prowse during the Premier League match on May 10, 2017
Kieran Gibbs 'adds to Arsenal injury woes ahead of FA Cup final'
Kieran Gibbs reportedly remains doubtful for Arsenal's FA Cup final meeting with Chelsea, potentially leaving the Gunners without a number of defensive options.
May 24, 22:43
Per Mertesacker of Arsenal celebrates at the end of the UEFA Champions League Qualifier 2nd leg match between Arsenal and Besiktas at the Emirates Stadium on August 27, 2014
Arsenal defender Per Mertesacker is ready to be called upon for FA Cup final
Arsenal defender Per Mertesacker says that he is ready to play if called upon for the FA Cup final.
May 24, 18:08
A pensive Arsene Wenger during the Premier League game between Everton and Arsenal on December 13, 2016
Marcus McGuane joins Arsenal training ahead of FA Cup final
Arsenal youngster Marcus McGuane joins first-team training ahead of Saturday's FA Cup final with Chelsea.
May 24, 16:13
Gary Cahill celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Southampton on April 25, 2017
Chelsea's Gary Cahill desperate to win FA Cup after missing 2012 final
Chelsea defender Gary Cahill admits that he is determined to win this weekend's FA Cup final after missing the 2012 triumph over Liverpool.
May 24, 10:55
Rob Holding applauds during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Manchester United on May 7, 2017
Rob Holding: 'Arsene Wenger has shown faith in me'
Arsenal defender Rob Holding admits that he is grateful for the faith placed in him by manager Arsene Wenger after a stop-start first season in North London.
May 23, 18:24
Laurent Koscielny receives his marching orders during the Champions League game between Arsenal and Bayern Munich on March 7, 2017
Laurent Koscielny loses FA appeal for wrongful dismissal
Arsenal defender Laurent Koscielny is handed a three-match ban for the red card awarded to him against Everton, ruling him out of next weekend's FA Cup final.
May 23, 16:15
Hector Bellerin in action during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Arsenal on December 18, 2016
Hector Bellerin bemoans Laurent Koscielny absence for FA Cup final
Arsenal defender Hector Bellerin bemoans the absence of vice-captain Laurent Koscielny for next weekend's FA Cup final against Chelsea.
May 22, 14:49
Antonio Conte celebrates Chelsea's Premier League win over Watford on May 15, 2017
Antonio Conte: 'Arsenal are favourites for FA Cup final'
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte claims that Arsenal will go into their FA Cup final as favourites to lift the trophy at Wembley.
May 21, 19:55
Laurent Koscielny receives his marching orders during the Champions League game between Arsenal and Bayern Munich on March 7, 2017
Laurent Koscielny picks Champions League qualification over winning FA Cup
Arsenal defender Laurent Koscielny admits that he would rather secure a top-four finish in the Premier League than win the FA Cup this season.
May 16, 13:49
Arsene Wenger argues with Anthony Taylor during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Burnley on January 22, 2017
Arsene Wenger to reunite with referee Anthony Taylor in FA Cup final
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger will reunite with referee Anthony Taylor after he was selected to officiate the FA Cup final.
Apr 26, 17:37
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger on the touchline during the match against Liverpool on March 4, 2017
Aaron Ramsey: 'Arsene Wenger deserves FA Cup success'
Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey is delighted to have reached the final of the FA Cup and hopes to go on and lift the trophy for manager Arsene Wenger.
Apr 24, 14:30
Yaya Toure in action during the Premier League game between Southampton and Manchester City on April 15, 2017`
Yaya Toure slams "disappointing" refereeing decisions
Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure criticises the performance of referee Craig Pawson and his assistants during his side's 2-1 FA Cup semi-final defeat to Arsenal.
Apr 24, 13:57
Hugo Lloris celebrates during the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea on January 4, 2017
Hugo Lloris: 'Chelsea have the edge in Premier League title race'
Tottenham Hotspur goalkeeper Hugo Lloris admits that his side's FA Cup semi-final loss to Chelsea could give their London rivals an extra edge in the title race.
Apr 24, 13:28
Pep Guardiola watches on during the Premier League game between Southampton and Manchester City on April 15, 2017`
Pep Guardiola: 'Manchester City will improve next season'
Pep Guardiola is sad to see Manchester City fail to reach the FA Cup final but insists that his team will come back stronger.
Apr 23, 19:33
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger on the touchline during the match against Liverpool on March 4, 2017
Arsene Wenger "very pleased" as Arsenal reach FA Cup final
Arsene Wenger says that he is "very pleased" as Arsenal reach the FA Cup final with a 2-1 win over Manchester City in the last four of the competition.
Apr 23, 19:18
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain of Arsenal in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Arsenal at St James' Park on August 29, 2015
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain 'tired but delighted' after semi-final win
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain revels in Arsenal's 2-1 victory over Manchester City in the semi-finals of the FA Cup.
Apr 23, 18:02
Arsenal players celebrate Alexis Sanchez's goal against Manchester City in the FA Cup semi-final on April 23, 2017
Result: Alexis Sanchez sends Arsenal into FA Cup final with extra-time winner
Alexis Sanchez scores a 101st-minute winner for Arsenal in their FA Cup semi-final meeting with Manchester City, setting up a showdown with Chelsea at Wembley next month.
Apr 23, 17:34
Alexis Sanchez and Yaya Toure during the Premier League match between Arsenal and Manchester City on April 2, 2017
Team News: Arsenal, Manchester City unchanged ahead of FA Cup semi-final clash
Neither Arsenal nor Manchester City make any changes to their respective starting lineups ahead of Sunday's FA Cup semi-final at Wembley.
Apr 23, 14:09
Arsenal players celebrate Alexis Sanchez's goal against Manchester City in the FA Cup semi-final on April 23, 2017
Live Commentary: Arsenal 2-1 Manchester City (AET) - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live text coverage of Arsenal's 2-1 extra-time win over Manchester City, as the Gunners made it through to a 20th FA Cup final.
Apr 23, 13:59
Football pundit Alan Shearer attends the BBC Sports Personality of the Year Awards at ExCeL on December 16, 2012
Alan Shearer: 'FA Cup semi-final defeat will damage Tottenham Hotspur'
Tottenham Hotspur 'will be damaged' by their FA Cup semi-final defeat to Chelsea on Saturday night, according to former Newcastle United captain Alan Shearer.
Apr 22, 21:28
Antonio Conte is happy during the Premier League game between Stoke City and Chelsea on March 18, 2017
Antonio Conte: 'Chelsea's plan worked very well against Tottenham Hotspur'
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte says that he is "proud" of his players after a much-changed side beat Tottenham 4-2 at Wembley to reach the final of the FA Cup.
Apr 22, 20:19
Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane in action during the North London derby at the Emirates Stadium on November 6, 2016
Harry Kane: 'Tottenham Hotspur were the better team in FA Cup semi-final'
Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane believes that his side were the better team during their FA Cup semi-final with Chelsea, despite falling to a 4-2 defeat.
Apr 22, 20:08
Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino on the touchline during his side's North London derby against Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium on November 6, 2016
Mauricio Pochettino: 'Spurs deserved more from FA Cup semi-final'
Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino believes that his side did not deserve their 4-2 defeat at the hands of Chelsea in the semi-finals of the FA Cup.
Apr 22, 20:02
Eden Hazard in action for Chelsea on December 3, 2016
Eden Hazard: 'Antonio Conte was right to start Willian'
Chelsea winger Eden Hazard admits that it was a "great choice" for manager Antonio Conte to start Willian ahead of him for the 4-2 FA Cup semi-final win over Tottenham.
Apr 22, 19:53
Nemanja Matic of Chelsea in action during a Pre Season Friendly between Chelsea and Fiorentina at Stamford Bridge on August 5, 2015
Nemanja Matic hails "special" FA Cup win over Tottenham Hotspur
Chelsea midfielder Nemanja Matic insists that his goal in the 4-2 FA Cup semi-final victory over Tottenham Hotspur was not the best he has ever scored.
Apr 22, 19:43
Cesar Azpilicueta can't contain his excitement after Willian scores during the FA Cup semi-final between Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur on April 22, 2017
Result: Chelsea oust Tottenham Hotspur to reach FA Cup final
Chelsea edge a six-goal thriller over Tottenham Hotspur to book their place in the final of the FA Cup courtesy of a 4-2 win at Wembley.
Apr 22, 19:12
Cesar Azpilicueta can't contain his excitement after Willian scores during the FA Cup semi-final between Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur on April 22, 2017
Live Commentary: Chelsea 4-2 Tottenham Hotspur - as it happened
Relive Chelsea's 4-2 win over Tottenham Hotspur as Antonio Conte's side book their place in the final of the FA Cup in thrilling fashion.
Apr 22, 16:15
Pep Guardiola celebrates after the Premier League game between Southampton and Manchester City on April 15, 2017`
Pep Guardiola looking forward to "special" Wembley return
Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola is relishing his return to Wembley having previously won the Champions League title at the stadium as both a player and manager.
Apr 22, 13:09
Yaya Toure in action during the Premier League game between Southampton and Manchester City on April 15, 2017`
Yaya Toure expecting high-scoring FA Cup semi-final against Arsenal
Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure predicts an attacking and high-scoring game when his side take on Arsenal in the semi-finals of the FA Cup on Sunday.
Apr 21, 23:02



Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
CChelsea38303585335293
2Tottenham HotspurSpurs38268486266086
3Manchester CityMan City38239680394178
4Liverpool382210678423676
5Arsenal38236977443375
6Manchester UnitedMan Utd381815554292569
7Everton3817101162441861
8Southampton381210164148-746
9Bournemouth381210165567-1246
10West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom38129174351-845
11West Ham UnitedWest Ham38129174764-1745
12Leicester CityLeicester38128184863-1544
13Stoke CityStoke381111164156-1544
14Crystal Palace38125215063-1341
15Swansea CitySwansea38125214570-2541
16Burnley38117203955-1640
17Watford38117204068-2840
RHull City3897223780-4334
RMiddlesbrough38513202753-2628
RSunderland3866262969-4024