Monday , June 14 2021

Exclusive: Q & A with Ole Gunnar Solskjaer before Arsenal Emirates FA Cup

These two semi-finals you mentioned in 1999 and 2004 were both magical, were not you?
"I have to say that in 2004 I came back from an injury and played in front of me. It was at Villa Park, right? I was pleased with my contribution, but of course, in 1999, Gigsey's fantastic goal was in Villa Park when Peter [Schmeichel] save that punishment that I think has leveled the balance to our advantage. Probably the pair would have won if it was not the rescue, but then we won the tall ones! T

Is FA Cup still magical as far as you are concerned?
"I think so [the final] is a great game I expected every year as a youth in Norway. This is the last game after [league] the season is over after teams get out of Wembley. We have a chance [to win the competition] but this is a difficult, difficult challenge and we look forward to this. "

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