İlkay Gündogan celebrating one of his goals against United (2-1)


City wins the FA Cup led by a Gündogan who continues to delight Barça (2-1)

Published:3/06/2023 - 18:40h

Updated:3/06/2023 - 18:40h

Manchester City took their second big step towards the treble by winning the FA Cup after defeating United in the derby (2-1). Pep Guardiola's men took advantage of Ílkay Gündogan's double to beat the 'red devils'

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Ílkay Gündogan Gave to the Manchester City his eighth FA Cup with a doublet in Wembley in front of the Manchester United. The international German, one of the main aims of the FC Barcelona for thesummer , ratified his state of grace with two golazos from out area that served to leave tended to some competitive 'network devils' that planted face in a more equalised final of the expected.

For the City, sufficed only 12 seconds to take advantage in the final. A played prepared from the initial kickoff allowed to Gündogan splice of first with the right a pass of Kevin Of Bruyne to leave static to David of Gea. The German initiated the played from the central circle with a pass backwards to Ortega. Clear long of the goalkeeper Teutonic, pivoteo of Haaland of head for Of Bruyne, another head butt of the Belgian and bombazo of Ílkay. A golazo.

The United knew to react to the golpazo initial

Further of the golpazo anímico that supposed to put in disadvantage from the first played of the party, the United could sustain the marker without too many difficulties, although the City was absolute owner of the possession thanks to the big work of the pair Stones-Rodri in the medullary. The presence of the English defender in the centre of the field has given him more solidity to the 'cityzens', but the 'network devils' took advantage of a hand of Grealish in the area to equalise the marker.

On the half hour of game, a centre of Wan-Bissaka from the left hit in the hand of Jack and, after being warned by the VAR, the main sanctioned the maximum penalty when reviewing the played in the monitor. Bruno Fernández did effective the collection and, in 33 minutes, the 1-1 was a reality. Like this they went to the rest, but in the beginning of the complement the ones of Pep Guardiola went back to take advantage of the opportunism of Gündogan to recover an advantage that would not lose more.

Gündogan Resolved the final with his magic

In the minute 50, a corner served by Of Bruyne from the izquiera found to Ílkay free of mark to the edge of the area. The one of Gelsenkirchen opted for finishing of first, this time of left-handed and, further of not hitting of full the balloon, the tumult of defenders of the United forced the late reaction of Of Gea and the balloon ingresó in the arch after hammering several win on the lawn to advance again to the City.

It was as well as the captain 'sky blue' dressed of hero in a final in which, in addition to his goals, did it everything in the medullary. His route allowed him recover a lot of balloons to associate with Of Bruyne and, in spite of not being the best party of Bernardo Silva neither of Erling Haaland, the international Teutonic sufficed to the ones of Guardiola to complete the local doublet. The next week will go to by the triplete in Istanbul. Gündogan Can sack of the City of the most glorious form for, from July, lead the centre of the field of the Barça. The table is served for this.

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