Arsenal vs Chelsea will take place at Wembley Stadium, London on Saturday, 1st August.
Arsenal will take on Chelsea in the final of 139th FA Cup on Saturday. This match is recap of 2017 final that both teams faced each other in the Final and that game was win by Arsenal (2-1).
Arsenal defeated runner up of Premier League Manchester City in Semi Final of FA Cup (2-0). If Arsenal will win this match then it will be their 14th title most by any team. Arsenal win their first title in 1930. It is 21st time they are appeared in FA Cup final in which 7 time they are runner up. They lost the Final of FA Cup last time in 2001.
However, Chelsea claim a victory over Manchester United in the Semi Final (3-1). Chelsea total appearance in FA Cup Final is 13th and they win 8 times. Last time they win the title in 2018 by beating Manchester United.
Arsenal vs Chelsea Team News
Gunners list of injured player is now even more longer as Shkodran Mustafi joined them after hamstring injury in Semi Final against Manchester United.
Arteta is also without the services of Calum Chambers (knee), Pablo Mari (ankle) and Gabriel Martinelli (knee) due to injury.
Matteo Guendouzi and Mesut Ozil are overlook by Arteta for selection.
Bernd Leno is not 100% fit so he will be not available for Saturday game.
Although Chelsea have fewer injury concerns as Billy Gimour is their only confirmed absentee because of knee surgery.
N’Golo Kante is also doubt for the final as he missed the last six matches for Chelsea. Willian missed the Chelsea final Premier League match against Wolverhampton due to injury.
Arsenal vs Chelsea Predicted Lineups
Martinez, Tierney, Luiz, Holding, Ceballos, Bellerin, Saka, Pepe, Xhaka, Lacazette, Aubameyang.
Caballero, Rudiger, Christensen, Azpilicueta, Jorginho, Alonso, Mount, Kovacic, Pulisic, Hudson-Odoi, Giroud.
Match Predictions Arsenal vs Chelsea
Arsenal finished 8th on points table in Premier League so they are out of Europa League, if they win the final of FA Cup, they will secure their place for Europa League. Arsenal record of FA Cup final is tremendous as they lost last time in 2001. In last 12 games played by Arsenal after resumption of football in Europe, they win 7, loss 4 and draw one game.
On the other hand, Chelsea end the Premier League season on 4th position. They already qualify for Champions League. Chelsea played eleven matches after resumption of football after pandemic break. They claim a victory in eight matches and loss other three. Chelsea have edge over Arsenal due to their current form but Arsenal record of FA Cup is exceptional in Final.
Prediction: Arsenal 1-1 Chelsea
Last encounter between both teams was played in January this year in Premier League which was ended in a draw (2-2).
In 177 matches played between both teams in all competition, Arsenal win 66 times whereas, Chelsea claim a victory in 59 matches and 52 matches were ended in a draw.
Arsenal vs Chelsea TV Live Stream Info
Where to Watch
Arsenal vs Chelsea can be watched on Sportsnet (Canada), Supersport (South Africa), BT Sport (UK), beIN Sport (Middle East/France), TRT Spor (Turkey), Sport TV (Portugal) and Match TV (Russia).
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Competition: FA Cup
Date: Saturday, 1st August 2020
Kick-off at: 17:00 UK / 18:00 CET
Venue: Wembley Stadium, London