Top Six: Boring FA Cup finals

Ollie Irish

15th, May 2008

Pies recalls six Cup Finals that will live long in the memory for sweet FA.
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1. Chelsea 1-0 Manchester United (aet), 2007
Two knackered, nervous teams cancelling each other out for 90 minutes, and then a bit more for good luck, until Dider Drogba broke the deadlock. Truly dire to watch.
2. Arsenal 0-0 Manchester United (Arsenal won 5-4 on penalties), 2005
Not a single goal for 120 minutes. Just like 2007, both sides were too scared of making a decisive mistake. So much for the classic that was expected.
3. Arsenal 1-0 Southampton
Any match in which the pre-match hype revolves around a rumour that the mighty Chris Baird could be deployed to quell the threat of Robert Pires

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