When is the FA Cup final? Arsenal to face Chelsea at Wembley on Saturday as Mikel Arteta and Frank Lampard target first trophy as managers

This season’s FA Cup is reaching its finale with the showpiece Wembley final set to be held this weekend.

Like the rest of football, the historic cup was forced into a three-month delay due to the COVID-19 lockdown.

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The date for the 2020 FA Cup final has been set


But it returned in June for the quarter-finals and now the Wembley date for the final is set.

Arsenal produced a wonderful display to beat Manchester City in the semi-finals and book their place in the showpiece final.

Meanwhile, Chelsea smashed Manchester United to set up an all-London clash for cup glory.

Then it will be all eyes on the final.

ROUTE TO THE FA CUP FINAL

Arsenal

Third Round: 1-0 win over Leeds

Fourth Round: 2-1 win over Bournemouth

Fifth Round: 2-0 win over Portsmouth

Quarter-final: 2-1 win over Sheffield United

Semi-final: 2-0 win over Manchester City

Chelsea

Third Round: 2-0 win over Nottingham Forest

Fourth Round: 2-1 win over Hull

Fifth Round: 2-0 win over Liverpool

Quarter-final: 1-0 win over Leicester

Semi-final: 3-1 win over Manchester United

Arsenal and Chelsea are set to face off in the FA Cup final

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Arsenal and Chelsea are set to face off in the FA Cup final

When is the FA Cup final?

The 2020 FA Cup final will take place at Wembley on Saturday, August 1 and talkSPORT will bring you full coverage of it.

The match will kick-off at 5:30pm.

It will be held behind closed doors and comes a week after the Premier League season ended on Sunday, July 26.




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