Leicester City won FA Cup after 1-0 win over Chelsea

A sensational Youri Tielemans strike and an agonising VAR call saw Leicester City lift the FA Cup for the first time after Saturday’s 1-0 final win over Chelsea.

The Foxes had failed four times previously at this stage, most recently in 1969, but belatedly added to a burgeoning trophy haul that includes the 2015-16 Premier League title.

Youri Tielemans scored a goal worthy of winning any final with a sensational strike from distance that found the net

Youri Tielemans scored a goal worthy of winning any final with a sensational strike from distance that found the net. Tielemans makes a love heart gesture to Leicester supporters who travelled to Wembley for the showpiece event on Saturday.

Schmeichel was beaten with a minute to play as Chilwell stretched to toe past his former team-mate and Caglar Soyuncu hacked a goal-line clearance against club captain Morgan, introduced as a substitute seven minutes earlier.

But the VAR identified the tightest of offside offences against Chilwell to deny Chelsea and crown Leicester at the last.

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