Battle for Manchester as City, United clash in FA Cup Final
English Premier League champions, Manchester City and rivals, Manchester United will square up against each other on Saturday, June 3 for the FA Cup final.
City are on the quest for their seventh FA Cup title and are hoping for a treble after claiming the 2022/23 English Premier League title from Arsenal who lost out of the race.
City are currently in their best form ever after securing a spot in the final of the UEFA Champions League with Inter Milan.
The Pep Guardiola boys aren’t giving up on goals with the physical presence of Erling Haaland who is the league’s highest goal scorer with 36 league goals the highest in the history of the league.
No doubt, they will go all out to ensure a victory at Wembley on Saturday.
United on the other hand have memorable moments in FA Cup finals as they are hoping to add another silverware to what they already have – the Carabao Cup.
United were not consistent on goals and clinical finish but they managed to secure the Champions League qualification after ending the season in third on the log.
Marcus Rashford’s return on the pitch helped United to have achieved this level of improvement after the controversial exit of Cristiano Ronaldo during the World Cup.
Rashford had to step up on his performance for the Red Devils which paid off with his 17 goals in the season.
Erik ten Hag has been commended for his efforts in his rebuilding process in ensuring the club is brought back to what it is known for at least to an extent amid the sale of the club.
United are hoping for their 13th FA Cup win as they face City on Saturday.