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Manchester City complete the ‘treble’ after winning FA Cup with recorduitslag

Manchester City has Saturday in the FA Cup conquered. The team manager Josep Guardiola was in the final at Wembley with a 6-0 far too strong for Watford, and completed it the ‘treble’.

From the outset it was City dominant against Watford. The home club led halfway already with 2-0 through goals scored by David Silva (26th minute) and Raheem Sterling (38).

Therefore, could the City afford to take the second half a bit easier to do, but the team ran nevertheless to 6-0 thanks to hits from Kevin De Bruyne (61), Gabriel Jesus (68) and Sterling (81 and 87).

Sterling is the second player to score three goals in a final battle of the FA Cup behind his name, after Stan Mortensen in 1953 three times scored for Blackpool against Bolton Wanderers (4-3).

With the 6-0 was City the ancient record of Bury FC, in 1903, with the same digits is leaving Derby County in the final of the FA Cup.

Janmaat ninety minutes waiting on the bench

At Watford was Daryl Janmaat ninety minutes on the substitute bench. His manager Javi Gracia gave up on the rechtsbackpositie preference to Francisco Femenía.

The Gomes played his 157e and last official game for ‘The Hornets’. The 38-year-old former goalkeeper of PSV has an expiring contract and terminates possible his career.

City completed by the profits of the FA Cup, the ‘treble’. The formation picked up earlier this season, already the title in the Premier League and the League Cup and is the first club in one season all of the national prizes to the winner.

Only ‘smetje’ the season for City the early elimination in the Champions League. The ‘Citizens’ lost in the quarter-finals on two duels on the basis of away goals Tottenham Hotspur (4-4).

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