Iheanacho, Ndidi win FA Cup as Chelsea lose 1-0 to Leicester CityMay 15, 2021
Two Super Eagles players, Kelechi Iheanacho and Wilfred Ndidi, were on the winning side in the FA Cup final, as Leicester City beat Chelsea 1-0 at Wembley.
Youri Tielemans provided the most important moment of the final, with had 20,000 fans in attendance.
The Belgian midfielder strode forward unopposed and unleashed a fierce drive past Kepa Arizzabalaga, to net the winner in the second half.
Leicester City had to ride their luck in the end, with a couple of outstanding saves from Kasper Schmichel keeping them in the game.
VAR also chalked off a late Chelsea goal which was scored by former Foxes’ left-back, Ben Chilwell.
Thomas Tuchel’s men still have one more final to play – in the Champions League against Manchester City on May 29.