Steven reviews five things we learned from the FA Cup final

Manchester City claimed a history making victory against Manchester United in the FA Cup final on Saturday.

1. Gundogan’s legendary status

Here, Steven reviews five things that we learned from the FA Cup final. Given that Gundogan has come up clutch, “Ilkay Gundogan is a Manchester City legend” claims Steven.

2. Manchester City are writing history 

Illustrated by their on-field success and record-breaking achievements, Manchester City is a “historic” side.

3. Phil Foden is the future of City’s midfield

Foden has been trusted in the centre of the park more often by Pep Guardiola. Given that the homegrown talent is traditionally a midfielder, it will be a positive transition for him.

4. Is that John Stones or Beckenbauer?

Stones with a phenomenal display on Saturday impressed the masses. Despite being a defender, he has the grace, skill and intelligence to step into midfield.

He took on a hybrid role this season following Pep Guardiola’s tactical tweak.

5. The boys must step up the gears for the Champions League final

While the Cup was won comfortably, Manchester City never stepped out of first gear. Without doubt, they will need to up their game significantly to secure themselves as European Champions.

Tags FA Cup Ilkay Gundogan John Stones Manchester City Manchester United Pep Guardiola Phil Foden UEFA Champions League