2021 FA Cup Final

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2021 FA Cup Final
Event2020–21 FA Cup
Date15 May 2021 (2021-05-15)
VenueWembley Stadium, London
Man of the MatchYouri Tielemans (Leicester City)
RefereeMichael Oliver (Durham)
WeatherHeavy rain

The 2021 FA Cup Final was an association football match played between Chelsea and Leicester City at Wembley Stadium, London, England on 15 May 2021. It was the 140th final of English football's primary cup competition.

Youri Tielemans scored the game's only goal as four-time runners-up Leicester City won 1–0, claiming their first FA Cup title. As winners, Leicester City would have qualified for the 2021–22 UEFA Europa League group stage; however, they eventually qualified for the Champions League group stage after placing third in the Premier League.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. McNulty, Phil (15 May 2021). "Youri Tielemans produced one of the great FA Cup final goals to give Leicester City the trophy for the first time in their history with victory over Chelsea at Wembley". BBC Sport. Retrieved 17 May 2021.