Mikel Arteta’s facet went a objective behind early on as Christian Pulisic opened the scoring for Chelsea within the fifth minute.
But a penalty from Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang pulled Arsenal degree earlier than the break, and the striker netted his second of the sport within the 67th minute to win the sport for the Gunners.
And following Arsenal’s victory, Koscielny despatched a message of congratulations to the players as he posted an image on Instagram of the staff’s celebrations at Wembley with the caption: ‘Well done boys for the trophy.’
Koscielny compelled by means of his departure at Arsenal final summer time and angered Gunners followers by eradicating the membership’s jersey throughout his switch announcement video with Bordeaux.
Former Arsenal striker Ian Wright stated on the time that Koscielny ought to be ‘ashamed’ by his actions.
Meanwhile, former Arsenal midfielder Santi Cazorla has additionally despatched a message to the players following their newest FA Cup win.
The Spanish midfielder, who joined Qatari facet Al Sadd from Villarreal final month, posted an image of Arsenal’s staff celebration photograph on Instagram with the caption: ‘Well done boys one more for all of you!’
After securing Arsenal’s 14th FA Cup trophy, Arteta hailed it as the best second of his profession.
‘I think so. I’m actually pleased with what we’ve got achieved as a result of I do know the difficulties and all the pieces that we’ve got been by means of,’ the Arsenal supervisor stated after the sport.
‘For me personally, it’s been so robust the final six months due to loads of issues which have occurred in our lives.
‘But I had just one mission once I got here right here and it was to make the players and the employees consider that we might do it. We had to change that power and that mentality.
‘Just by seeing them in the dressing room all together, the way they enjoy the professionalism and their time together… it makes me more proud and it’s a consequence of that, that afterwards we are able to obtain issues and win titles collectively.’
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