Arsenal Defeat Aston Villa 4-0 To Win FA Cup

Arsenal have lifted the English FA Cup after cruising to a decisive 4-0 victory over Aston Villa at Wembley.

 The Gunners have now won the trophy a record 12 times and manager Arsene Wenger has been in charge for half of them. Villa had made the 115-mile journey to the capital looking to win the FA Cup for the first time since 1957, but instead saw the London side coast to the biggest final win in 21 years.

Arsenal v Aston Villa - FA Cup Final

Their hopes were dashed by a dominant Arsenal team, with Theo Walcott opening the scoring, followed by Alexis Sanchez, Per Mertesacker and Olivier Giroud, who delivered the coup de grace.

It is the biggest win in an FA Cup final since Manchester United beat Chelsea by the same scoreline in 1994.

Aston Villa had their hopes dashed by a dominant London side

 

The victory means Wenger now shares the record for FA Cup wins with George Ramsay, who managed Villa from 1884-1926

 

Author: News Editor

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